Fifteen receive wound management scholarships through HIIN

Posted on: 4/25/18


The OHA awarded 15 scholarships for the Skin and Wound Management Course by the Wound Care Education Institute® (WCEI) funded through HIIN (Hospital Improvement Innovation Network). This course is for health care professionals (RN, LPN, APRN, MD, DO, DPM, PT, PTA, OT, OTA) to advance their wound care knowledge and demonstrate competency in the specialty of skin and wound care management.

The Skin and Wound Management Course is a five-day onsite course, which will be held June 25-29, offering an evidence-based approach to wound management. Included in the course is the Wound Care Certification (WCC) examination by National Alliance of Wound Care and Ostomy®.

Congratulations to the following Skin and Wound Management Course/Certification awardees:

Lesley Wadley, Physicians Hospital of Anadarko
Jessica Rathbun, Cleveland Area Hospital
Anita Thomas, Creek Nation Community Hospital, Okemah
Brooklyn Delue, Cherokee Nation WW Hastings Hospital, Tahlequah
Tonya Wann, Eastern Oklahoma Medical Center, Poteau
Brenda Rainey, Hillcrest Hospital Cushing
Debbie Clark, Newman Memorial Hospital, Shattuck
Stephanie Paine, Northeastern Health System, Tahlequah
Allison Foster, Okeene Municipal Hospital
Christine DeFontes, OSU Medical Center, Tulsa
Gicela Anabel Rodriquez, OU Medicine, Oklahoma City
Susan Wilkins, Pauls Valley General Hospital
Angela Brand, Perry Memorial Hospital
George Spriggs, Southwestern Medical Center, Lawton
John Karlin, Weatherford Regional Hospital

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