Tissue Viability Wound Management Overview
The Tissue Viability Wound Management: Assessment and Treatment of Wounds E-Course is aimed at staff currently working within the health care sector.
This e-learning module on assessment and treatment of wounds has been designed to help you understand some of the treatments for pressure ulcers, the types of support surfaces, how to assess pressure ulcers, venous and arterial ulcers and the role of nutrition in wound healing.
This has been developed using the latest guidance from the medical and nursing Royal Colleges, the Department of Health and the National Instate of Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE).
Candidates will benefit from having knowledge of wound assessment as well as an understanding of causes, stages, treatment and risk factors associated with a service user with a wound.
Using the wound healing continuum you will learn about specific tissue types involved as well as the management of chronic wounds.
In addition, this course will also cover the treatments for pressure ulcers, the types of support surfaces, how to assess pressure ulcers, venous and arterial ulcers and the role of nutrition in wound healing.
Wound Healing Learning Outcomes
- Wound management
- Composition of the skin as well as its functions
- Wounds assessments
- Stages of Ulcers
- Treatment of wounds
- Pressure ulcer treatment
- Assessment of pressure ulcers
- Venous and arterial ulcers
- The role of nutrition in wound healing
- 30 – 60 Minutes
This course and assessment is based online.
After completing your assessment, the results will displayed immediately along with the option to print or request a print out of your certificate (further charges may apply).
We understand that you may not be happy with your results, no worries! You can resit the test for free within 12 months (since the date of purchase).
We understand that everyone may not have aces to a PC at all times, hence, you can study while on the go using a smart phone, tablet or laptop. Only you can decide how long you want to study for each sessions.
All our online courses follow the same guidelines and principles, it is discreet, cost effective and saves time! In addition, you can learn anywhere, 24/7/365!
After the online course has been provided to the candidate they will have 12 months to complete the course. After that they will receive their certificate.