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'Why Wounds Won't Heal'

Practice Nurse and GP Forum

Tuesday 21 November 2017, 6.30pm-8.30pm
Sharks Event Centre
Corner of Musgrave and Olsen Avenues, Southport QLD 4215

Gold Coast Primary Health Network invites practice nurses and general practitioners to a Practice Nurse and GP Forum on Why Wounds Won’t Heal.

  • Dr Stephen Yelland - GP
  • Cheryl Frank - Clinical Nurse Consultant

Topics covered: 
  • The importance of effective wound care
  • Correct assessment of wounds
  • How and why wounds won't heal (what delays or prevents healing)

Learning objectives:
  • Understand the acronym of TIME and its application to wound bed preparation
  • Identify a non-healing wound by regular evaluation and recognise when to refer
  • Diagnosing the cause of a wound is the most important message in wound management
  • Recognise the various forms of wound debridement

A buffet dinner will be provided to all participants from 6pm.

If you would like to register for this event please RSVP by Tuesday 14 November via either of the following methods:

  • Submit your details using the online form below
  • Contact our Events team on 07 5635 2455 and register your interest over the phone

Questions? Please contact our Events team p | 07 5635 2455 or e |

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