The UHMS announces the completion of the first on-line education series on the topic of WOUND CARE. These inter-active programs will discuss three aspects of wound management: "Wound Care: Creating the Proper Environment; HBO and Wound Healing; and, Optimizing Pain in Chronic Wounds." Dr. Harriet Hopf, Professor of Anesthesiology at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, UT, and, Dr. J. Ben Slade, Northbay Center for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine, Vaca Valley Hospital, Vacaville, CA are faculty for these inter-active programs. These activities are primarily designed for physicians, specialists and other clinicians, however other personnel whose medical practice includes wound management will also benefit educationally.
Fees for these activities:
"Wound Care: Creating the Proper Environment" - $45/person.
"HBO and Wound Healing" - $35/person.
"Optimizing Pain in Chronic Wounds" - $25/person
To access the activity which is housed by Digital Chalk - not on the UHMS website:
Step 1: Click on your Internet Explorer icon. Then type this address and click:
Step 2: Click Create New Account
Step 3: After adding your first name, last name, email address, password and confirm password,
Step 4: Enter the spam catcher words shown in the box on the screen.
Step 6: Click Catalog tab in the upper right corner of the screen.
Step 7: Click Add on the activity title you want
Step 8: Click Proceed to checkout
Step 9: Add the credit card information and click Submit
Step 10: Click OK at the bottom right.
Step 11: Click on Instructions to Participants to begin the course.
We hope you will enjoy learning via this new method from the UHMS.
If you need more information, please contact Cindi Easterling at firstname.lastname@example.org
Accreditation Statement – These activiiesy have been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). The UHMS is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Full Disclosure Statement – All faculty members and planners participating in continuing medical education activities sponsored by the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society are expected to disclose to the participants any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. Full Disclosure of faculty and planner relevant financial relationships is made on the activity introduction.
Designation Statement – The Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society designates these on-line enduring activities for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM for each of the Wound Care activities. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CHT’s and CHRN’s: 1.5 Category A CEUs have been approved through the National Board of Diving and Hyperbaric Medical Technology (NBDHMT).
Nurses: 1.5 Credit Hours: Nursing CEUs will be provided by Wound Care Education Partners, 12900 Calais Circle, Palm Beach Gardens, FL. Florida Board of Registered Nursing Provider #50-10881.