Find information on skin and wound care

Yukon has adopted and implemented British Columbia’s province-wide best practices for wound care.

Wound prevention and management are effective measures to improve patient safety and quality of life.

Wound Care Training Resource Documents

Basic Wound Care - Intro to Wound Care (Yukon 2017)

Lower Limb Wounds: Differentiating between Arterial and Venous

Ankle-Brachial Index Procedure In Adults

Lower extremity neuropathic wounds: VCH Wound Clinicians 2017

Application of Compression Therapy for the Management of Venous and Mixed Venous/Arterial Insufficiency

Lower Limb Assessments

Advanced lower limb assessment flow sheet

Basic lower limb assessment flow sheet

Frostbite protocol

Treatment of severe frostbite with iloprost in northern Canada

Whitehorse frostbite protocol

Wound Assessment Flow Sheets

Wound Assessment & Treatment Flow Sheet – documentation guideline

Wound Assessment & Treatment Flow Sheet – landscape

Wound Assessment & Treatment Flow Sheet – portrait

Wound Assessment & Treatment Flow Sheet – treatment plan

Other resources

BC skin and wound care page

 

 

 

 

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Contact info 

Skin & Wound Community of Practice

Phone: 867-667-8449

 

Toll Free (Yukon, Nunavut and NWT); 1-800-661-0408 ext. 8449 

Email: karla.scott@gov.yk.ca