Through the convenience of online learning, the WTA Program can help you with daily patient monitoring, pressure ulcer prevention and basic wound management to improve outcomes for your patients.
Become a Skilled Wound Care Provider. Earn Contact Hours. The Wound Treatment Associate Program is a Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses (WOCN) Society-endorsed educational program geared towards non-specialty licensed nurses.
The WTA program is a 13-week online course, with a post-program onsite skill check at the UW-Eau Claire College of Nursing. The WTA Program can help you with daily patient monitoring, pressure ulcer prevention and basic wound management to improve outcomes for your patients.
Major topics covered through the WTA program include: • A&P of Skin and Soft Tissue: Implications for Routine Care • Skin and Tissue Loss Caused by External Factors • Establishing Protocols for Prevention • Legal and Regulatory Issues • Physiology of Wound Healing • Systemic Factors Affecting Repair • Wound Assessment and Documentation • Guidelines for Topical Therapy Assessment and Management of Refractory Wounds All • Management of Arterial/Ischemic Ulcers • Management of Venous Ulcers • Prevention and Management of Neuropathic Ulcers
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