From Protection To Treatment
                                       The Journey To Healing

Date: Tuesday, October 03, 2017                Time: 7:00am-4:15pm    

Location: Advocate Christ Conference Center 4440 W. 95th Street
              Oak Lawn, IL 60453 (93rd Kilbourn entrance)

Desired Learner Outcome(s): Participants are able to identify and explain key aspects of skin and wound management and apply them to daily clinical practice.          

7:00am -7:30am  Registration and Continental Breakfast  
7:30am-7:45am  Welcome and Introduction
                          Susan Massatt, RN MA,CCRN, NEA-BC

7:45am-8:30am  Pressure Injury Prevention
                          Melody Chase RN, MSN, WCC

8:30am-9:15am  Vascular Assessment and its Role in Wound Healing Potential 
                          Bonnie Blevins APN, MS

9:15-10:00am     Wound Pharmaceuticals
                          Melissa Thompson BA, PharmD

10:00-10:15am    Break

10:15-11:00am   Wound Bioburden- Is It Really Infected?
                          John Andreoni, MD

11:00-12:00pm   Principles of Lower Extremity Wound Care
                          John F. Grady, DPM

12:00-1:00pm     Lunch

1:00-2:00pm       Break Out Session
                          (1) Negative Pressure Wound Therapy
                               Leslie Buckner PT, MPT
                          (2) Ostomy Management
                               Sophia Wolak RN, BSN, CWOCN
                          (3) Compression Therapy
                                Melody Chase RN, MSN, WCC

2:00-2:15pm        Break

2:15-3:00pm       Wound Care Case Studies
                          Malgorzata Plummer, MD

3:00-4:00pm       The Law of Wound Care 
                          Sammi Renken, JD

4:00-4:15pm        Evaluation

Conflict of Interest Disclosure: This educational activity's planners and presenters have indicated that they have no bias of conflict of interest.

Continuing Nursing Education Hours: 7 contact hours awarded upon successful completion

Physical Therapy & Occupational Therapy Continuing Education Hours: 7 contact hours awarded upon successful completion

Criteria for Successful Completion:
Attendance of the entire event
Evaluations will be sent via email within 15 days and must be completed within 28 days
Upon submission of the evaluation, the participant will receive their certificate

Accreditation Statement:
Advocate Health Care (OH-368, 10/1/2017) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation

For any questions, please contact Advocate Christ Medical Center Inpatient Wound care Department: 708-684-5216

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Advocate Associates $ 40.00
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When:10/03/2017 7:00am-4:15pm
Where:4440 W. 95th street Conference Center
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When:10/03/2017 7:00am -4:15pm
Where:4440 west 95th street- Christ Conference Center Kilbourn Side
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