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Dr Robert Spalding, CEO of MediNail Inc, Author of Death By Pedicure and owner of Area Podiatry Inc near Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Bree Wright RN, CFCN, Provincial Advisor for Saskatchewan for the Canadian Association of Foot Care Nurses (CAFCN)

The MediNail foot care nursing (FCN) program is a 15-module online course involving both theoretical instruction and Virtual Internship Program (VIP) clinical-observation.

The following topics will be addressed regarding foot health:

The nurses taking this program will be shown the foot care process including how to obtain consent, pertinent medical history, physical assessment, risk assessment, sensory testing, how to recognize and address educational deficits. They will have a good working knowledge of the foot care tools (nippers, splitters, scissors, curette, black’s file, diamond deb file, monofilament, and rotary instrument) and how to provide safe, appropriate foot care. They will receive instruction on the newest and evidence-based technologies to provide safer and more effective care for their patients.

This program is designed to provide nurses with the education, knowledge, and skills necessary to improve the foot health of individuals in their community.

The MediNail Online FCN training is available 24/7 for your convenience or work schedule and is the most complete online FCN course in the US. Graduates of the FCN Course are certified by MediNail and the American College of Medical Foot Care & Esthetics (

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Contact Dr. Robert Spalding at or Sheryl at or call 423-805-7966 for more information on US FCN program enrollment questions and Bree Wright, RN for Canadian FCN enrollment questions at 306-684-0723.