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Incontinence-Associated Dermatitis (IAD): Assessment, Prevention and Management Webinar

Danny Nguyen
Author | Shield HealthCare
10/21/19  11:59 AM PST

Shield HealthCare invites you to join us on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 for a free webinar: Incontinence-Associated Dermatitis (IAD): Assessment, Prevention and Management – Presented by Kelly Sparks, RN, BSN, CWOCN with Capital Nursing Education.

Webinar Overview:

Incontinence-associated dermatitis (IAD) is a common skin injury resulting from exposure of skin to urine and stool. It is often found among seniors and less mobile individuals whose incontinence is managed with absorbent products. In this session, we will cover the how, when and why of IAD, as well as solutions for recovery and prevention.

Learning Objectives:

  • Become aware of the different types of skin damage resulting from moisture
  • Review the skin anatomy
  • Develop an understanding of MASD
  • Assess the skin for moisture damage
  • Explore the ways to prevent Incontinence-Associated Dermatitis
  • Learn how to treat IAD 

1 CE Contact Hour available (Provided by Capital Nursing Education).

About Kelly Sparks, RN, BSN, CWOCN with Capital Nursing Education

Kelly Sparks has been a CWOCN for over 25 years, and a nurse for over 30. She has worked in wound, ostomy and continence care for most of her career. She has been on the board of directors of the Pacific Coast Region several times in the past as well as being on multiple projects for the WOCN Certification Board. She is active with the local Sacramento WOC nurse group and serves as Secretary. She is recently retired from Dignity Health, but continues with her private practice. She has been a speaker for many different conferences and classes. She enjoys speaking for Shield webinars and working with the Capitol Nursing Education to help promote education necessary for the care of patients.

Please join us for this informative webinar on November 20th!

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