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FULL: Wound Care in General Practice – A guide for the Practice Nurse

Tue 23rd July @ 9:00 am

Free

THIS EVENT IS FULLY BOOKED

Sydney North health Network (SNHN) invites local Practice Nurses to a workshop which will cover wound dressing billing guidance, treatment and management of wounds and promoting healthy skin.

8:45am Registration

9:00am- 4:00pm workshop (lunch provided)

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DATE:
Tue 23rd July


TIME:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm


VENUE:
Sydney North Health Network
Level 5, Tower 2, 475 Victoria Avenue
Chatswood NSW 2067
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SPEAKERS:

Sara Ford (RN) National Clinical Educator (Hartmann Australia)

Sara is a RN who has worked in wound management for the past 15 years.

Vicki Conomy, SNPH Nurse Transition Program Coordinator 

Deb Pallavicini, SNPH Primary Care Advancement Manager

TARGET AUDIENCE:

Practice Nurses

LEARNING OUTCOMES:
  • Recognise the prevalence and costs of wounds in Australia
  • Describe wound healing
  • Assess wounds and use correct terminology
  • Identify the appropriate treatment of acute wounds, burns and skin tears
  • Manage chronic wounds
COST:
There is no cost for Practice Nurses working within the SNHN region.

ENQUIRIES:

Judy or Robi, Education Coordinators – 9432 8250 or events@snhn.org.au.


REGISTRATION IS MANDATORY FOR ATTENDANCE.