Image of Wound Care Documentation: Assessment and Intervention Mistakes to Avoi
Digital Seminar

Wound Care Documentation: Assessment and Intervention Mistakes to Avoid


Faculty:
Kim Saunders
Duration:
3 Hours 15 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright :
Dec 11, 2017
Product Code:
POS077730
Media Type:
Digital Seminar


Description

Wound care is a specialty for a reason. Correct etiology assignment, diagnostics, treatment, and documentation are essential pieces of knowledge in the successful management of wounds.  While this video training will focus more specifically on documentation, the assessment and intervention are the key factors to accurately reflect in the historical notes made. 

Kim Saunders, MSN/Ed, RN, CWON®, CFCN, will break down her practice tips as far as what you MUST start including in your charting.  As you consider development of an initial plan of care for a newly identified wound or an evolving treatment plan to address a non-healing wound, there are considerations that need to be made clear in your written thought process.

Fascinating and complicated patient scenarios will be presented during this discussion.  You will have the time to critically think through what went right... and what went wrong…in comprehensive wound care both documented and provided.  Learn now how to avoid the mistakes that could lead you down a frightening path, confronting personal or professional litigation.  

Credits


**

NOTE: Tuition includes one free CE Certificate (participant will be able to print the certificate of completion after completing and passing the on-line post-test evaluation). 

Continuing Education Information:  Listed below are the continuing education credit(s) currently available for this non-interactive self-study package. Please note, your state licensing board dictates whether self-study is an acceptable form of continuing education. Please refer to your state rules and regulations. If your profession is not listed, please contact your licensing board to determine your continuing education requirements and check for reciprocal approval. For other credit inquiries not specified below, please contact cepesi@pesi.com or 800-844-8260 before the event.

Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals.  As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards


Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and Clinical Nurse Specialists

PESI, Inc. is accredited as a  provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s  Commission on Accreditation.

Nurses completing these self-study materials will earn 3.2 contact hours. Expires: 12/11/2020.


California Nurses

PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of  Registered Nursing, Provider #: 17118 for 3.0 self-study contact hours. 

** You will need to provide your license number to PESI. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.


Florida Nurses

CE Broker

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of  Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 3.0 self-study contact hours.


Iowa Nurses

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Provider #: 346. Nurses successfully completing these self-study materials will earn 3.2 self-study contact hours. Please email cepesi@pesi.com with your license number, include the title, speaker name and date. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.


Other Professions

This self-study activity qualifies for 3.0 continuing education clock hours as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your activity advertisement and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific requirements.



Handouts

Faculty

Kim Saunders Related seminars and products: 10

MSN/ED, RN, CWON, CFCN, Co-Owner

WOC Consulting, LLC


 

Kim Saunders, MSN/ED, RN, CWON®, CFCN, has extensive experiences as a wound, ostomy, and continence nurse across a variety of settings, including acute care, hospice, home health and skilled nursing facilities. As a respected expert in her field, Kim evolved her practice to be able to more fully share her insights as co-owner of WOC Consulting, LLC. In this role, she consults with healthcare systems on a variety of challenges that develop related to wound, ostomy, and incontinence-associated dermatitis. Some of the special projects her knowledge has been sought for include: guiding standardization of wound care formularies and pressure-relieving device selections, as well as a myriad of other processes to standardize and improve upon existing skin and wound care delivery. Her wound care experience goes beyond trouble-shooting the most challenging of patient wounds. It also includes expertise regarding the increasingly important ability to incorporate cost-effective care and reimbursement considerations at the bedside.

Kim is an active member of the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society™ and the Advanced Wound Care Society. She has traveled the country extensively to deliver practice-changing wound care trainings to experienced healthcare professionals.  Kim is also the author of the Wound Care Pocket Guide: Clinical Reference, Second Edition (PESI, 2017).

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Kim Saunders has an employment relationship with Pardee Home Health and WOC Consulting. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Nonfinancial: Kim Saunders has no relevant nonfinancial relationships to disclose.


Additional Info

Program Information

Access for Self-Study (Non-Interactive)

Access never expires for this product.


Target Audience

Nurses

Outline

  • Wound Healing
    • The complicated phases of healing
    • Ways to reduce the risk factors that contribute to nonhealing
  • Wound Assessment
    • Skin tones
    • Clues regarding wound etiology
    • Predicting wound healing
    • Wound bed descriptors
  • Principles of Wound Management
    • Wound care goals
    • Developing the comprehensive plan of care
    • Challenges to seamless care across healthcare continuum
  • Nutrition Assessment
    • Align a patient’s nutritional needs with the wound healing goals
    • Address the compromised nutritional status
    • Specific nutritional needs for a pressure injury
  • Special Populations
    • Neonates, geriatrics, bariatrics, spinal cord injuries
  • Pressure Injuries
    • NPUAP definitions & staging
    • Assessment tools, documentation, & treatment of DTPI
    • Mucosal pressure injuries
    • Medical devise-related pressure injuries
    • Pressure injuries in the critically ill patient
    • Skin failure
  • MARSI & Abrasions
    • Types of medical-adhesive related skin injuries
  • Mechanical Injuries: Top-down
    • Top-down vs bottom-up tissue damage
    • Moisture-associated skin damage
    • Skin tear assessment and treatment

Objectives

  1. Examine strategies to prevent medical devise-related pressure injuries.
  2. Predict wound healing based on presentation and interventions.
  3. Establish wound care goals.
  4. Recognize challenges to seamlessly care across a healthcare continuum.
  5. Correlate wound healing goals with optimal nutrition.

Reviews

5
4
3
2
1

Overall:      4.8

Total Reviews: 22

Comments

Alicia G

"this was one of the best wound courses i have ever taken!!!"

Satisfaction Guarantee
Your satisfaction is our goal and our guarantee. Concerns should be addressed to: PO Box 1000, Eau Claire, WI 54702-1000 or call 1-800-844-8260.

ADA Needs

We would be happy to accommodate your ADA needs; please call our Customer Service Department for more information at 1-800-844-8260.

Please wait ...

Back to Top