Advanced Practice in Lower Limb Ulceration

For Leg Ulcer Specialist Nurses and Tissue Viability Nurses with an interest in lower limb ulceration who are already competent in application of compression bandaging

Dates 

19 February, 2020

10am – 4.30pm with coffee and registration from 9.30pm

Accreditation

This course is accredited by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) for Professional Accreditation until 21 July 2020.

Accreditation applies only to the educational content of the programme and does not apply to any product.

The RCN cannot confirm competence of any practitioner.

This programme will give the candidate 6 CPD credits.

Venue

Accelerate Academy, Room 1, Education Centre, St Joseph’s Hospice, Mare St, Hackney, London E8 4SA

Course fees

NHS £295 (ex VAT)
Private £350 (ex VAT)

Who should attend?

Leg Ulcer Specialist Nurses and Tissue Viability Nurses with an interest in lower limb ulceration who are already competent in application of compression bandaging.

Course content

  • What makes a lower limb wound complex

  • When to use higher levels of compression than standard 40mmHg

  • The biomechanics of mobility and gait to enhance healing potential

  • Advanced bandaging skills including strapping to manage retro-malleolus ulcers

  • How to manage complex ulcers once healed?

Please remember

  • Book your place via email
    education@acceleratecic.com
  • Wear suitable clothing for practical workshops
  • Lunch will be provided – please inform of any dietary requirements on booking

Questions?

For any queries about the training sessions please contact Karen Staines, Director of Wound Care & Education, education@acceleratecic.com

 

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