Burn POD Education February 1, 2023
This class will prepare the burn step down nurse on how to care for a burn patient.
RN's caring for a burn patient.
The participant will be able to discuss the management of a burn patient on 11E and burn care emergencies.
The participant will be able to demonstrate how to apply a burn dressing and wash a burn face.
The participant will be to describe the importance of nutritional supplements in the healing of burn wounds.
The participant will be able to discuss the goals of physical therapy and occupational therapy in the burn patient recovery.
Michele Buraczewski MSN, RN, CEN, CCRN-K, TCRN
Ruth Zabielski RN, CCRN
Dominique Kumza MPT, DPT
Danielle Karhut MOT, OTR/L
Stacey Hillard RD, LDN,CNSC
Josh Glosser RD, LDN
In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 4.00 contact hours.
Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.
- 4.00 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
- 4.00 Attendance