Webinar to focus on skin tear prevention, treatment

Providers can learn about recent classification updates and new treatment strategies for skin tears during a caregiving-focused webinar on August 19.  

Pamela Scarborough, PT, DPT, MS, CDE, CWS, CEEAA, the director of public policy and education for American Medical Technologies, will lead the session and teach attendees how to identify skin risk factors and properly classify the wounds based on severity. She also will offer information on how providers can create or improve skin tear procedures within their facilities.

The webinar will begin at 11 a.m. Central and conclude at noon. Registration fees range from $80 to $105, and participants must sign up at least two days prior to the event. For more information, click here.