The Canadian Association of Entersotomal Therapy (CAET) is extending an invitation to Practical Nurses to learn about the latest best practice in Wound, Ostomy and Continence care!

The “37th National CAET Conference” – “Turn Knowledge into Action”, will take place on May 3-6th, 2018th in beautiful Victoria, British Columbia – at the Victoria Conference Centre. They have designed this education program not only for Entersotomal Therapy Nurses, but for all nurses and or healthcare professionals caring for people with wound, ostomy and or continence issues.

The objectives are to:

  • Engage new networks to share best practices in wound, ostomy and continence care and learn from hospital to community-based initiatives;
  • Apply an enhanced understanding of culturally competent care and the role of traditional health and healing practices in Indigenous communities;
  • Strengthen research interpretation and development;
  • Demonstrate the links between ET Nurses and other healthcare professionals to identify strategies for integrated responses;
  • Discuss the implementation of International Best Practice Guidelines for incontinent associated dermatitis;
  • Develop an increased awareness of unique needs in the Canadian healthcare system such as the appreciation of diversity and needs of transgendered people; and
  • Apply new knowledge and skills in compression, conservative sharp wound debridement and advanced negative pressure wound therapy through hands on workshops.

Please register today at www.caet.ca and click on conference and then delegate Registration.

Advanced Nursing Foot Care Intensive

Advanced Nursing Foot Care Intensive

March 12-17, 2018

  • Intensive 6-day course is designed to provide RNs, RPNs, LPNs and NPs with the principles, knowledge and skills necessary for a career as a Foot Care Nurse(FCN).
  • Benefit from a multidisciplinary team of experienced professionals.
  • Daily clinical experience with actual foot care clients.
  • Follow Best Practice Guidelines and evidence-based practice.
  • Instrument management and sterilization protocols.

Contact
Office: 250.819.1632
whckamloops.ca/anfc-intensive

PEDEd Online Advanced Nursing Foot Care Course

  • Course is 95 hours, on-going registration
  • The next regular intake is March 12th and upcoming Clinical to be held on May 4, 5, 6th 2018



PEDEd offers an online Advanced Nursing Foot Care course to meet the needs of the active and enterprising nurse looking for a new career! Our PEDEd course is comprised of a comprehensive on-line theory course followed by our clinical tailored to meet your needs, putting all the theory and knowledge together. For practicing foot care nurses, our course is a great refresher to update your knowledge and skills! Email info@pededucation.com for more information.

Visit www.peded.ca to find out who we are!

Check out our course sampler: www.pededucation.com

Job Opportunity – Fraser Valley Cataract & Laser

General Ophthalmology Practice & Surgical Facility

Fraser Valley Cataract and Laser Centre (FVCL) is a comprehensive ophthalmology practice and surgical facility located in south Surrey, co-founded in 2013 by Dr. Gabriel Chu and Dr. Joseph King. As a state-of-the-art medical and surgical facility, we stay current in diagnostic and surgical procedures and continually endeavor to provide our patients with the highest quality of care. Our staff includes a nationally-recognized team of specialized ophthalmologists who have vast clinical experience in a wide variety of eye surgical services.

We are looking for LPNs to join our facility to work in our cataract operating room.

The candidate MUST have their Peri-operative certificate in addition to enjoying working in a fast-paced environment and have a great ability to communicate effectively both verbally and written.

Ideally, the candidate would have ophthalmology experience although we will provide training.

We operate on a variety of weekdays as well as on Saturdays.

We look forward to hearing from you.

If this isn’t for you, but sounds perfect for someone you know, please forward this posting to them!

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