Safe Practice Does Impact Outcomes: Hemostatic Agents and Wound Classification
Unique Educational Event for Registered Nurses
This seminar series is designed for the registered perioperative nurse as a full-day program in both a classroom and interactive format. The morning education session presents the appropriate use of hemostatic agents and surgical wound classification. In the afternoon, nurses participate in a comprehensive Hemostasis Wet Lab and learn how to apply hemostatic agents and gain an understanding of the various methods for treating wounds. The program includes complimentary breakfast and lunch. Plus, we will be giving away prizes!
Earn 4.0 Contact Hours | Prize Drawings!
Due to the nature of this event, seating is limited and a $30 registration fee applies. Don't miss out--Register today!
| November 8: Dallas, TX
||MITC - Texas Health Research and Education Institute
8200 Walnut Hill Lane, Main Hospital, Dallas, TX 75231
To register please call Customer Service at 800-755-2676
- Describe the clotting cascade
- Identify the questions to include during the assessment process for any surgical patient
- Compare the five categories of hemostatic agents
- Differentiate the four classes of surgical wounds
- Describe treatment options for class II, III, and IV surgical wounds
|7:00 - 7:50am
||Registration and Continental Breakfast
|7:50 – 8:00am
|8:00 – 10:30am
|10:30 – 10:40am
|10:40 – 12:10pm
||Surgical Wound Classification
|12:10 – 1:00pm
|1:00 – 3:00pm
||Hemostasis Wet Lab (optional)*
*Note: Afternoon lab involves animate models. Attendance is optional.
Speaker: Margaret “Peggy” Camp, MSN, RN
Margaret "Peggy" Camp, MSN, RN, is currently an independent consultant. She was the clinical resource director for the Continental Division of HCA, the Healthcare Company for the past 11 years. Camp has published various articles on perioperative nursing and has been a contributing author for several nursing texts on perioperative nursing.
AORN is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
AORN is Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 13019.
AORN recognizes these activities as continuing education for registered nurses. This recognition does not imply that AORN or the American Nurses Credentialing Center approves or endorses products mentioned in the activity.
Funded through the AORN Foundation and supported by a grant from Ethicon Biosurgery.