Upcoming Study Day – Southern Branch

September 22, 2015

Saturday, 14th November 2015

Catherine McAuley School of Nursing & Midwifery,  Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, University College Cork.

Programme Outline

Older Skin: What are the needs?
Ms. Eileen Kelly, Director, Centre of Nurse Education, Cork University Hospital

Lower Limb Ulceration: Management of common skin conditions
Ms. Esther Hazelwood, Dermatology CNS, South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital

Incontinence-associated Dermatitis: What it is, how to recognise it and how to manage it
Fiona Willis, Clinical Development Co-ordinator, Mallow General Hospital

Skin Hygiene: Washing versus Cleansing Wipes
Ms. Varina Murphy, CMN2 Short Stay Unit, CUH

Recording Wound Care: What are our audits highlighting?
Ms. Maeve O’Sullivan, CNM2 Wound Care, CUH and Ms. Denise Keohane PHN/Tissue Viability, North Lee.

Use of Subepidermal Moisture (SEM) Measurements to Predict Pressure Ulcer Risk
Ms. Gillian O’Brien, Tissue Viability Nurse, Naas General Hospital.

Skin Care of the Lower Limb / Pressure Ulcer Management /Incontinence-associated Dermatitis

Register by 01 November 2015 with cheque/postal order for €50 (€40 for WMAI members), payable to ‘Wound Management Association of Ireland, Southern Branch’ to:

Ms. Varina Murphy, Serenic View, Coolcorcoran,Killarney, Co. Kerry
Enquiries: phone 087 3826464

Places limited to 100 delegates. Refreshments and lunch will  be provided.

Nursing & Midwifery Board of Ireland approved.

Programme/registration form attached here – Study day Nov 2015


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