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WMEP program at UW Continuing Nursing Education.


Whether you are new to wound care or a veteran healthcare professional, you can update your knowledge with our Wound Management Fundamentals Course

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WMEP program at UW Continuing Nursing Education.


Agencies can train their teams as a cohort with our Wound Management Fundamentals Course or arrange for their employees to take the course on their own.

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UWCNE is designing a new course focused on current wound care issues. 

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Sadly, our Wound Management Education Program (WMEP) has ended. We are grateful to our dedicated instructors who prepared RN's for wound certification. Please consult the WOCN website at for accredited programs.


Wound Management Education

Title Credit Cost Dates
Specialty Program 2021 | Wound Fundamentals | 21181 | Summer
    • 30.00 Contact hours
$695.00 06/07/2021 - 8:00am to 07/29/2021 - 5:00pm
Specialty Program 2021 | Wound Fundamentals | 21182 | Fall
    • 30.00 Contact hours
$695.00 09/13/2021 - 8:00am to 10/29/2021 - 5:00pm

Other Wound Management CE

Enhance your practice with additional Wound Management CE.


Program Comparisons

Choose the hybrid program that's right for you.





What is it?

Wound Management Fundamentals Course. Synchronous blended course based on national wound management guidelines for a broad range of wounds. The first step in professional wound management education.

Agency partners can host their own class utilizing the Wound Management Fundamentals Course.


Who is it for?

Healthcare professionals seeking basic wound education in evidence-based wound management.

Healthcare professionals seeking basic wound education in evidence-based wound management.


How long does it take?

Online 6 weeks followed by 2-day workshop.

Agency partners host their own class utilizing the synchronous Wound Management Fundamentals Course.


Where to Take It?

Online and Seattle

Online and workshop at your agency or other designated location. (You can also send your employees to the workshop in Seattle)



30 contact hours

Agency Coordinators and Agency Instructors can earn 30 contact hours along with their students.



Course Fee: $695

Fees vary


When is it offered?

Once a year
October - December

Twice a year
May - June
October - December


Where to begin?

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Meet some of our participants.

Katy Veil, WMEP student.

Katy, former participant now working in a clinic in Papua New Guinea.

"I really needed an in-depth, guided course like Wound Management Certification Prep so that I could better manage our wound care patients."

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Bill Watkins, WMEP student.

Bill Wadkins, RN, BSN, pursuing wound care certification.

"I was excited to find a program that had a wound care education road map from the basics through advanced wound care—all in one place. I began with a Foot Care course in 2014, took the Wound Management Fundamentals Course in Spring 2016 and am now excited to begin the Fall 2017 Wound Management Certification Prep."

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Good Shepherd Healthcare System uses the UWCNE Wound Program to education staff.

Building a wound care team at Good Shepherd Healthcare System in Hermiston, Oregon.

"We currently have one wound certified nurse and need more to work with our growing patient population. The combined classroom with practicum helps the student put classroom knowledge into practice. That's what we like about your program and what our staff comments about most when they come back.

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