Part 1 of Wound Care: Assessment, Evaluation and Documentation
The goal of this course is to understand intricacies of wound assessment in order to determine objectives for wound care. Trends in the health care arena, such as well-designed clinical trials and reimbursement issues, are the driving forces that require assessment and evaluation of wounds as a mandatory part of wound care. This course is designed to assist the nurse in learning how to perform more accurate wound assessment using the process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. There will be additional courses covering wound principles, goals of wound management and use of wound care products

Course Publication Date: July 24, 2020

This course is available with NO ADDITIONAL FEE if you have an active one year unlimited membership!

Author:Denise L. Gray RN, MAS, BSN, CCM
Course No:WC1072420
Contact Hours:1.00
Delivery Method:Online Self Study
Category:Community & Home Health
Emergency & Trauma Medicine
Geriatric Medicine
Medical & Surgical Issues
Learning Objectives
  • Describe two wound characteristics used for wound assessment and documentation.

  • Identify two parameters for wound classification.

  • Explain how pressure ulcers are to be staged.

  • Discuss the importance of wound evaluation.


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