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Wound Care Part 3: Types of Wounds (w/ CE credit)

There are two types of wounds- acute and chronic. Acute wounds heal uneventfully in time, whereas chronic wounds fail to heal in time despite intervention.

Stephanie Struyck Elgin
wound care assessment documentation

Wound Care Part 2: Assessment and Documentation (w/ CE credit)

Assessing a wound is more than just observing the lesion. In this free course, you will learn about the importance of performing a medical and psychosocial history, learn how to perform a complete physical exam and wound evaluation, and assess and monitor wound complications.

Stephanie Struyck Elgin
Physiology

Wound Care Part 1: Physiology (with CE credit)

This free course has already taken place. Contact your local Shield HealthCare representative about...

Aimee Sharp
Wound Care

Wet-to-Dry: Substandard Wound Care Recorded Webinar

Watch this recorded webinar - Wet-to-dry dressings may be appropriate in some circumstances, but the evidence reveals they offer substandard care. There are better alternatives.

Danny Nguyen
Biofilm

Biofilm: Why a Chronic Wound May Be Failing to Heal

While biofilm may not be at the top of healthcare professional's list when they start wondering why a wound may not be healing – it should be.

Aimee Sharp
Fish Skin

Two Bears Were Badly Burned in Wildfires, And Fish Skin Helped Heal Them

By Karin Brulliard for the Washington Post When Jamie Peyton first examined the bears’ paws last...

Aimee Sharp
Treating Minor Scrapes and Burns

Injuries: Treating Minor Scrapes and Burns

As we rush throughout the day, we are more likely to encounter injuries such as scrapes, cuts and burns. Know when to seek treatment or medical help.

Sarah McIlvaine
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Wound Care Part 4: Treatment Modalities (with CE credit)

In this free online course, you will learn about wound treatments that are appropriate for different types of wounds. Earn 0.5 contact hours of CE credit.

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
What is Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

What is Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy?

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) is one of many types of treatments for wound care. Learn about benefits, risk factors, and what to expect during treatment.

Taylor Snell
Types of Wounds

Wound Care Part 3: Types of Wounds (with CE credit)

This free course has already taken place. Contact your local Shield HealthCare representative about...

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
Strategies to Improve Your 2018 Star Ratings Webinar: September 26
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