When:
November 9, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am America/Chicago Timezone
2017-11-09T10:00:00-06:00
2017-11-09T11:30:00-06:00
Contact:
Brenda Groves, LPN
785-273-2552 x 350
Wound Care: Assessing and Correctly Identifying Wound Types

This webinar will focus on wound assessments.

Presentation handout

Target Audience:

Providers, nurses, practice managers and clinical staff are invited to join this event.

Objectives:

Upon completion of the WebEx, participants will be able to:

  • Utilize appropriate terminology to describe wound and/or peri-wound features
  • Describe objects or structures often found in wounds that are part of the human anatomy
  • Understand lay terms versus medical terms and how this impacts charting and perception in a litigious setting

 

Presenter:

Martha Kelso, RN, HBOT, CEO

Wound Care Plus, LLC.

Martha Kelso, RN, HBOT, CEO, WCP, is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Wound Care Plus, LLC (WCP). As a visionary and entrepreneur in the field of mobile medicine, she has operated mobile wound care practices nationwide for many years. She enjoys educating on the art and science of wound healing and how practical solutions apply to healthcare professionals today.

Martha started her career as a Certified Nurse Aide at the age of 15 in Kansas before moving to Kansas City, MO to attend nursing school. She then worked as a wound nurse in long term care. Her past experience has committed her to educate other fellow wound nurses on regulations and national standards of wound healing, empowering bedside nurses with tools and knowledge. Martha has educated thousands of nurses and providers since her education efforts began, giving wound specialists a solid base and foundation to excel with their wound care practical application skills.