Learn the basics of how to properly dress, treat and care for burn wounds at this free class for Sharp HealthCare Emergency Department staff, ICU nurses and wound care specialists. The two-hour session will cover how to calculate burn percentages and corresponding antibiotic and fluid treatments, as well as how to care for patients prior to transferring them to a burn center.
If you need to cancel your registration for this event,
please call 1-800-827-4277 Monday through Friday, 7 am to 7 pm, or log in to your account to cancel online.
Free parking is available in front of the hospital. Valet parking is available at the main hospital entrance on Prospect Place, Monday through Friday, 7 am to 5 pm. Free validation is provided to patients and visitors arriving at the hospital for emergency services, surgery, lab tests, rehabilitation therapy and other hospital needs.
This class will be taught by staff members from the UCSD Burn Institute.