Virtual Classroom 2020 | Wound Care Update

November 13, 2020

Conference Description

Wound management is a dynamic and evolving area of practice in healthcare today. Wounds present complex challenges and pivotal opportunities for multidisciplinary teams to collaborate and improve the health status of patients. This conference addresses current scientific, clinical and professional practice issues across care settings related to acute and chronic wounds including evidence-based and multidisciplinary strategies for assessing and intervening to achieve successful outcomes. Presentations will update the professional with recent changes to practice and assumes a basic understanding of wound management principles. Teaching methods include lecture, discussion boards, and case studies. 

Conference Format

Due to ongoing concerns regarding the COVID-19 virus, this conference will be hosted as a virtual classroom via Canvas. Take the course remotely on a computer or mobile device and study at your own pace. The course will open on Nov. 13 and you will have one year to complete the course. Registrants will receive further instructions. Thank you for your understanding during this significant public health situation. We look forward to seeing you online.

Networking Lunch

Join our Planning Committee, speakers, and participants for a drop-in networking session during your lunch hour on the day of the conference! Join us via Zoom any time between 11:30 am - 1:00 pm to connect with other wound care experts and learners. Lunch attendees will be automatically entered to win 50% off any future one-day UWCNE conference! 

Target Audience

For nurses, nurse practitioners and other interested healthcare professionals in all settings including acute, ambulatory, home health, hospice, long-term, rehabilitation and transitional care.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this conference, participants will be better able to:

  1. Work with the houseless population, and select products that work well for this setting. 
  2. Discuss treatments of fistulas with negative pressure. 
  3. Describe the components of Complete Decongestive Therapy. 
  4. Understand how to send microbiological testing judiciously when assessing for wound infections. 
  5. Discuss clinical case presentations of atypical wounds. 
  6. Outline pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic interventions for wound dressing care and debridement. 

Additional Information

Format: 
Conference
Virtual Classroom
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 8.00 Contact hours
  • 2.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
07/01/2020
Expires: 
11/13/2021
Event starts: 
11/13/2020 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
11/13/2020 - 4:30pm
Cost:
$125.00

Program Schedule

Networking Lunch via Zoom

11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Asynchronous Sessions via Canvas

  1. Wound Care in the Streets - Christina Wang, DNP, MPH, APRN-Rx, AGPCNP-C 
  2. Fistulas and Negative Pressure Wound Therapy - Carrie Dean, BSN, RN, CWCN
  3. Lymphedema Management - Hannah Gaba, PT, DPT, CLT-LANA 
  4. Hidradenitis Suppurativa - James (Jay) Vary, MD, PhD 
  5. Antibiotics in Wound Care: What’s In It for YOU! (Rx) - Paul Pottinger, MD 
  6. Learning from Each Case: Atypical Etiology Wounds - Molly Price, ARNP, CWON
  7. Ostomy Care - Nancy Unger, MN, MPH, APN-BC, RN-BC, CWON
  8. Pain Management for Wound Care (Rx) - Deb Gordon, RN, DNP, FAAN 

 

Online Via Canvas
Seattle, WA
United States

Speakers

  • Hannah Gaba, PT, DPT, CLT-LANA
    Physical Therapist, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle
  • Christina Wang, DNP, MPH, APRN-Rx, AGPCNP-C
    Nurse Practitioner, Hawai’i Health & Harm Reduction Center, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • James (Jay) Vary, MD, PhD
    Associate Professor, Medicine, Division of Dermatology, UW Seattle
  • Molly Price, ARNP, CWON
    Nurse Practitioner, Clinical Supervising Provider, Wound/Ostomy Department, Evergreen Health, Seattle
  • Debra B Gordon, RN, DNP, FAAN
    Co-Director, Integrated Pain Care Program, Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle
  • Paul Pottinger, MD
    Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy & Infectious Diseases, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle
  • Carrie Dean, BSN, RN, CWCN
    Clinical Specialist, KCI + 3M, San Antonio, Texas
  • Nancy Unger, MN, MPH, APN-BC, RN-BC, CWON
    General Surgery ARNP, UW Medicine/UWMC, Seattle; Clinical Affiliate Instructor, Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, UW School of Nursing, Seattle

Planning Committee

  • Renee Anderson, MSN, RN, CWON
    Director, Wound Management Education Program and Wound Management Fundamentals Course, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing; Certified Wound and Ostomy Care Nurse; Clinical Faculty, Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, UW School of Nursing; President, Rainier Clinical Consultants, Inc., Seattle
  • JoAnne Whitney, PhD, RN, CWCN, FAAN
    Professor and Associate Dean for Research, Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, UW School of Nursing; Research Scientist and Endowed Professor in Critical Care, UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center, Seattle; Faculty Liaison, Wound Management Education Program and Medical-Surgical Educational Program, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle; Certified Wound Care Nurse
  • Colleen Karvonen, MN, RN, CMSRN, CWON
    Wound/Ostomy Clinical Nurse Specialist, UW Medicine/UWMC, Seattle; Affiliate Instructor, Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, UW School of Nursing
  • Nancy Unger, MN, MPH, APN-BC, RN-BC, CWON
    General Surgery ARNP, UW Medicine/UWMC, Seattle; Clinical Affiliate Instructor, Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, UW School of Nursing, Seattle
  • Cynthia Cashmere, MSN, RN, CWCN
    Clinical Nurse Manager, PeaceHealth Wound Healing Center, Bellingham
  • Patty Morrison, MDiv, BA
    Course Manager, Wound Management Courses, Continuing Nursing Education, UW SON, Seattle
  • Birgit Petersen, BSN, CWCN
    Wound Nurse, Swedish Medical Center/Wound Healing Center, Seattle
  • Molly Price, ARNP CWON
    Nurse Practitioner, Clinical Supervising Provider, Wound/Ostomy Department, Evergreen Health
  • Jia (Jieyoung) Jang, MSN, RN
    Clinical Coordinator, Hepatitis Education Project (HEP), Seattle
  • Brady Rainey, MBA, MPA, MSF
    Director, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle
  • Kristen Trivelli, BSN, RN, DNP-FNP Student
    Nurse Planner, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle
  • Marites Almachar, BSN, RN, DNP AGNP-AC Student
    Nurse Planner, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle
  • Kari Lombard, BSN, RN, NCSN, DNP-PMHNP Student
    Nurse Planner, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle
  • Sharon Daly, BSN, RN, DNP-FNP Student
    Nurse Planner, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle

UW=University of Washington, Seattle

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Accreditation Information

Available Credit

  • 8.00 Contact hours
  • 2.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Price

Cost:
$125.00
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Joint Providers

  • Evergreen Wound and Ostomy Care
  • PeaceHealth Wound Healing Center
  • Hepatitis Education Project
  • Swedish Medical Center
  • UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center
  • UW Medicine/University of Washington Medical Center

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