Online Education | Wound Care Update 2013 - Palliative Wound Management: Changing Goals, Changing Strategies
This online module focuses on wound management in palliative care. Content details are listed in the learning objectives below.
For nurses, nurse practitioners, physical therapists, and other interested healthcare professionals in all settings including acute, ambulatory, home health, hospice, long-term, rehabilitation and transitional care
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
After taking this course, you will be better able to:
- Describe wound management goals for patients receiving palliative care.
- Discuss flexibility in wound management when working with patients receiving palliative care.
- Discuss importance of including patient and caregiver goals and abilities in palliative wound management.
Sunniva Zaratkiewicz, PhDc, BSN, RN, CWCN
Wound, Ostomy and Limb Preservation Program Coordinator, HMC
- 1.40 Contact hours