Tuesday, August 01, 2006

Practical Approaches to Wound Healing

FOUNDATION FOR EFFECTIVE WOUND MANAGEMENT
Practical Approaches to Wound Healing

Two Medical Park
Lower Level Conference Center
Palmetto Health Richland Hospital
Columbia, South Carolina

August 28 & 29, 2006

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TARGET AUDIENCE:
This activity is for Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Physical Therapists, Wound Specialists and other interested Clinicians.
EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES:
After attending this activity, participants should be able to:
♦ Discuss the physiology of tissue injury and wound repair.
♦ Describe wound assessment and documentation.
♦ Select and use basic and advanced wound care products/technologies.
♦ Describe wound bed preparation including debridement, diagnosis of infection, and
use of topical antimicrobials.
♦ Describe proper care of atypical wounds.
♦ Identify differential diagnosis and management of arterial, venous, and neuropathic wounds.
♦ Recognize the role of adjunctive therapies including support surfaces, offloading,
nutrition, medications, etc.
♦ Identify appropriate surgical management of chronic wounds.
♦ Make decisions regarding fundamentals of billing for wound care products and
services.

EDUCATIONAL METHODS:
Lecture presentations with time for questions and answers and live demonstrations will be utilized to facilitate the exchange of information and audience participation.

ACCREDITATION AND CREDIT:
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of the Undersea & Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS) and National Baromedical Services. The UHMS is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement for AMA/PRA Category 1 Activities
The UHMS designates this educational activity for a maximum of 14.5 category 1 credits toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those credits that he/she actually spent in the activity.
The program has been approved for 14.5 contact hours by the Center for Nursing
Leadership. The Center for Nursing Leadership is an approved provider of continuing
education by the South Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the
American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
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~ REGISTRATION ~
FOUNDATION FOR EFFECTIVE WOUND MANAGEMENT
Practical Approaches to Wound Healing
~ Please register early as seating is limited~
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First Name MI Last Name
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Credentials (MD, RN, etc.)
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Street Address
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City, State, Zip Code
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Phone Fax
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Email Address
Please check if you need assistance with hearing, vision or mobility.
Please indicate any special meal concerns:_____________________________________________
If unable to attend, would you wish to attend in the future? Yes _____ No _____
Please email your contact information to april.mciver@palmettohealth.org
Registration Fee: $225.00
~ Onsite registration is on a space available basis only ~
Method of payment:
Check #______________________ (payable to Palmetto Health Richland)
Visa _____ Master Card _____ Discover _____ AMEX _____
Name on card_________________________________________________________
Card#_______________________________________ Expiration Date:__________
Signature (for credit card)_______________________________________________
Please mail or fax registration form to:
National Baromedical Services
Attn: April McIver
5 Richland Medical Park
Columbia, SC 29203
Tel: 803.434.7101 Fax: 803.434.4354
Email: april.mciver@palmettohealth.org
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PLANNING COMMITTEE
Dick Clarke, CHT
Stacy Handley, RN, ACHRN, CWCN
Dolores Farrer, DPM, CWS, CHT
Beth Hawkins-Bradley, RN, MN, CWOCN
April McIver
Tom Norris, MD, FAAFP
HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS
CANCELLATION POLICY
Embassy Suites - 1.800.EMBASSY (1.800.362.2779)
Clarion Hotel Downtown - 803.771.8711
Hampton Inn - 803.231.2000
Holiday Inn - 803.799.7800
Comfort Suites - 803.744.4000
All refunds should be requested in writing at least 10 days of each course start
date and will be subject to a $25 administrative fee. No cancellation requests
will be accepted after that date. Substitutions are welcome.
This CME is planned and presented in accordance with the Essential Areas and
policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.
Faculty and commercial support relationships will be disclosed to participants at
the conference. Off-label/investigative uses of commercial products/devices
will also be disclosed.
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Faculty

Beth Hawkins-Bradley, RN, MN, CWOCN
Seminar Instructor; Cross Country Seminars
Nurse Educator, South Carolina Spinal Cord Injury Association
Columbia, South Carolina
Joseph Cantwell, CP, BOP
Certified Pedorthics and Orthotics
Columbia, South Carolina

D. Lindsie Cone, MD
Medical Director , Hyperbaric Medicine Service
Palmetto Health Richland Hospital
Chief Information Officer and HIPAA Security Officer
University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Columbia, South Carolina

Damon Daniels, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Family and Preventive Medicine
University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Columbia, South Carolina

Dolores Farrer, DPM, CWS, CHT
National Baromedical Services
Columbia, South Carolina

C. Scott Lamar, MD
Assistant Professor, Family and Preventive Medicine
University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Columbia, South Carolina

Thomas Norris, MD, FAAFP
Associate Medical Director
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital
Columbia, South Carolina

Richard Wassermann, MD, MPH, FACS
Plastic Surgery Consultants
Columbia, South Carolina

Robert Wilson, RN
Director, Patient Care Services
Medsource, Inc.
Columbia, South Carolina

Michael J. Yost, Ph.D
Director of Research, Department of Surgery
University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Columbia, South Carolina