Wound Vac Workshop (3:00 - 5:00 p.m.)
|Stephanie F. Heller, M.D.||Erica A. Loomis, M.D.||Kyle S. Rader, P.A.-C.||Brianna M. Skrukrud, APRN, C.N.P.||Alec J. Williams, APRN, C.N.P., D.N.P.|
September 9, 2022 - Live (In Person, Rochester, Minnesota)
The Wound Vac workshop is designed for providers interested in learning or reviewing content specific to basic wound care (wound healing phases and wound assessment) to advanced wound care therapies. This workshop will allow participants hands on application and removal of wound vacs. In addition, multiple wound vac modalities will be discussed and demonstrated (incisional wound vacs).
LIVE (in-person) attendees must comply with all live course requirements and guidelines and applicable state and local COVID-19 travel restrictions, guidance and resources.
Learners who do not fulfill the requirements will be unable to attend the live (in-person) event. Requirements and guidelines may be amended as CDC, public health and other relevant guidance are adjusted.
This course is designed for advanced practitioners including physician assistants and nurse practitioners. In addition, physicians, clinical nurse specialist, nurse educators and nursing staff in trauma, acute care surgery, emergency medicine, and hospital medicine may benefit from this course.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Identify basic physiology of wound healing
- Define basic wound assessment skills
- Recall different types of wound vac therapies
- Demonstrate application and removal of wound vacuum assisted closure
Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.
200 1st Street SW
Leighton Auditorium - Siebens Medical Education Building
Rochester, MN 55905
Broadcast in Central Time
Rochester, Minnesota, greets thousands of visitors from around the world each year. The city is serviced by an international airport with multiple flights daily.
Access to and from the airport is provided by taxi, shuttle service, and rental car. The airport is located approximately 10 miles from the Mayo Clinic campus.
Note to Travelers: Several cities in the United States are named Rochester. When you make airline reservations and check your baggage, be sure that your destination is Rochester, Minnesota (RST) and that your baggage has been properly tagged.
You may wish to visit Experience Rochester website for additional travel information, accommodation options, and area information.
Parking is available in hotel and city ramps. The cost for parking is not included in the registration fee.
All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this other activity (live and livestream) for a maximum of 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 2.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 2.00 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professionals:
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.
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- 2.00 AAPA Category 1 Self-assessment
- 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 2.00 ANCC
- 2.00 Attendance