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Together we can STOP Pressure Injuries

Seminar: Together we can STOP Pressure Injuries
Current Best Practices and Emerging Trends

Worldwide Stop Pressure Injury Day
Thursday, 19 November 2020
9.00am – 3.00pm | Register Now
Technology Park Function Centre, Bentley (map)

Join us on Worldwide STOP Pressure Injury Day and learn about the key actions that are globally recognized and promoted to reduce the risk and impact of pressure injuries.

Innovations in technology and functionality of pressure care equipment are constantly evolving following major breakthroughs in research and studies. This creates a need to remain up to date with products, functions and features in an effort to provide the optimal equipment solution for each individual user, environment and circumstances.

Learn about new research and clinical results that demonstrates pulsating air mattress technology as a proven method of pressure care superior to traditional alternating modes. Examine how innovative features evident in new generation pressure care mattress systems provide optimal wound and skin care through effective microclimate and shear reduction.  Appreciate how innovations eliminates complex caregiver setup, reduces manual handling tasks & user error and understand the implications of technological efficiencies and effectiveness in the delivery of pressure care and its impact on choice and control.

This seminar will be presented by Unicare Health’s clinical educator and trainer, Annette Terranova, and will be jam packed with relevant information for all clinicians involved in Pressure Injury Prevention and Management.

Seminar Highlights:

  • Pressure Care Causes and Current Classifications
  • Current Best Practice in Prevention and Management of Pressure Injuries
  • Preventative Seating and Positioning Strategies
  • Support Surface Selection – Why, What, When, Where and How?
  • Innovations in Pressure Management Equipment covering …
  • Cushions – Material Selection, Properties
  • Mattresses – Foam, Air, Hybrid
  • And more …

Follow the registration link above for more details.
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Online Workshop: Seating for Mobility Management
Assessment strategies for mobility devices 

Thursday, 22 October 2020
9.00am – 4.00pm | Register Now

Unicare Health, together with Sunrise Medical would like to invite all therapists involved in seating for mobility management to join us at this online workshop.

Facilitated by Sunrise Medical’s Clinical Director, Amy Bjornson, this workshop will cover

    • Supine and seated MAT assessment
    • Seating system selection based on assessment findings

This workshop will provide skills to confidently assess and prescribe seating/mobility systems promoting comfortable, attainable & functional postures.

Follow the registration link above for more details.

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