Best Prac/Foot Care for the RN (NURS-1688)

The importance of foot health is a critical component of ‘holistic’ client health. You will enhance your knowledge of the anatomy, structure and function of the nail, foot and skin through a review of the related current literature. You will consider how to influence ‘best practices’ and ‘evidenced based practices’ in your workplace for this specialty. This course will also assist you to identify common nail and skin pathologies, review common instruments used in foot care, and enhance your understanding of the high risk foot. During the lab and clinical work place experience you will have the opportunity for hands on practice with foot care equipment. Prerequisite: RN (You will be required to provide your license number at the time of registration.)
Start and End DatesFeeLocationPIC
March 25, 2019 - June 14, 2019

This course requires a 3 day clinical at Heel Your Sole Foot Care in Moose Jaw, SK at an additional cost of $900. The clinical fee covers the cost of instruments, supplies, meals, facility fees, and instructor salaries. Once the course begins, your clinical instructor will provide assigned clinical dates and payment details. Travel and accommodation is your responsibility.

Registration Deadline: March 18, 2019
Saskatchewan Polytechnic reserves the right to revise or cancel programs or make other changes as Saskatchewan Polytechnic deems necessary at any time.

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