CME Office: 
Series date: 
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 12:30pm to Tuesday, December 22, 2020 - 1:30pm

Educational Objectives: By the end of the activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Prescribe the most appropriate wound care regimen taking into account both wound type and patient's ability (i.e. ability to care for themselves, help at home) to allow for fastest, safest wound healing.
  2. Identify at-risk wounds that require either wound biopsy or more dedicated/aggressive wound care follow up.
  3. Improve communication between providers and nurses for coordinating care for wound care.

Target Audience: Physician Focus: Physicians specialist in surgery

Other non-physicians: Physician assistants

TBD Planners (varies):  Natalie Ku, MD, Surgery, KP RWC; Lynn Chang, MD, Surgery; Thuy Dinh Le, Non RN, Manager of Surgical Services, , KP RWC; Brent Price, PA-C, Survery, KP RWC

CME Staff:  CME Coordinator:  See Session

Speakers (Varies): See Session

Resources: Several articles examining negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT), hydrocolloid dressings, etc. with faster healing wounds, ease of patient care, improved wound/scar appearance following treatment. For example: Sood A, et al. Wound dressings and comparative effectiveness data. Adv Wound Care. August 1, 2014. 3 (8): 511-529.

Disclosure Statement: See session

Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - Redwood City takes responsibility for the content , quality and scientific integrity of this CME Activity .
Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand -name products.

Accreditation Statement:
The Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - Redwood City is accredited by the California Medical Association (CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Statement:
The Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - Redwood City designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Series location: 
Kaiser Permanente
1100 Veterans Blvd
30 A/B
Redwood City, CA 94063
United States


Session Datesort descending
RWC 2020.1.28. WOUND CARE CONFERENCE RSS 01/28/2020 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
RWC 2020.2.25. WOUND CARE CONFERENCE RSS 02/25/2020 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm