Posts Tagged ‘VAC Therapy’

The Next Generation of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy – V.A.C. VERAFLO™ Therapy

Tuesday, August 29th, 2017

Elizabeth McElroy, RN, MSN, CRNP, CWS, CWOCN

Why and when to consider using something more than traditional negative pressure wound therapy.

The Next Generation of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy


iPhone® just celebrated its tenth year and is on its 7th generation of phone.  Just like any other technology, wound care dressings continue to evolve to meet the clinician and patient needs.  V.A.C.® Dressings have continued to grow and adapt.


ANCC- Accredited Nursing Skills Competency at Wild on Wounds

Friday, June 3rd, 2011

Wild On Wounds National Conference

ANCC- Accredited Nursing Skills Competency 3 Part Certification Sessions (Non-Accredited)

Ok Wound Care Professionals, here is your chance to get up to speed or improve your skills!

Jana Stewart BSN, RN, WOCN and Josie F. Shantz MSWN, RNC, WCC, Regional Professional Education Manager will be presenting a session at this year’s Wild On Wounds National Conference. The program is designed to confirm the competency of wound carepracticioners providing V.A.C. Therapy through the administration of the ANCC (American Nurse Credentialing Center) Accrediting Nursing Skills Competency Program.

In this 3-part certification session, the participant will learn assessment and proper application of the V.A.C. There will be a focus on learner accountability with lab-based specific skills.

Participant prerequisites: Clinicians experienced in the use of  V.A.C Therapy in the management of patients with wounds. Join us in the session and obtain your certification at the completion of the session!

For more information Check out Wild on Wounds 2011 National Conference