First-Ever Online Wound Care Conference and Expo Coming in April 2020

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Atlantic Beach, FL – November 15, 2019 – Kestrel Health Information, Inc., the publisher of WoundSource®, is excited to announce it will be hosting their first online virtual wound care conference, WoundCon, on April 2, 2020. The conference will be free for attendees, who will have the opportunity to earn CE/CME credits.

WoundCon will offer the same benefits to attendees as traditional conferences, including cutting-edge presentations by the industry’s leading educators, the ability to earn CE/CME credits, opportunities for networking with peers in real time, and a robust exhibit hall to gain first-hand insights into the latest product technologies.

“The wound care industry is changing quickly. With new advances in products and technology, our role at WoundSource is, as always, to ensure that health care providers who are involved with wounds continue to receive the education they need to provide exceptional wound care. Everything we do here at WoundSource reflects our commitment to that purpose,” said Jeanne Cunningham, publisher of WoundSource and Founder/President of Kestrel Health Information.

The co-chairs of the conference will be Catherine T. Milne, APRN, MSN, ANP/ACNS-BC, CWOCN-AP, and Jayesh Shah, MD, MHA. For more information, and to sign up to receive updates on the conference, click here.


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In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Cine-Med and Kestrel Health Information/WoundSource. Cine-Med is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide CE for the health care team.

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1Credit(s)™ and nursing CNEs.

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This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards and requirements for approval of providers of CE in podiatric medicine through a joint provider agreement between Cine-Med and Kestrel Health Information/WoundSource. Cine-Med is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of CE in podiatric medicine.

About Kestrel Health Information, Inc./WoundSource
WoundSource® is an annual wound care product reference guide that was first published in 1998 by Kestrel Health Information, Inc.. WoundSource currently includes over 1,700 products manufactured by over 200 wound care companies. The products covered in the wound care product resource guide include wound dressings, nutritional supplements, therapeutic support surfaces, negative pressure wound therapy, cellular and/or tissue-based products, skin care and other products for the treatment of lymphedema, burns, pressure ulcers, venous insufficiency ulcers, and other wound-related conditions.

WoundSource.com is the digital companion to WoundSource and offers both detailed product information and robust search capabilities unavailable in the print format. WoundSource.com provides articles, blogs by industry thought leaders, white papers and other educational resources for wound care professionals. The robust WoundSource database reference is reviewed and guided by WoundSource’s dynamic Editorial Advisory Board, which is composed of leading clinicians, as well as nationally and internationally recognized professionals in the field.

The views and opinions expressed in this blog are solely those of the author, and do not represent the views of WoundSource, Kestrel Health Information, Inc., its affiliates, or subsidiary companies.

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