Wound Care

Who would benefit from Wound Care and what types of wounds do we see?

  • Necrotic Wounds
  • Pressure Ulcers
  • Diabetic Wounds
  • Chronic Wounds
  • Venous and/or Arterial Wounds
  • Non-healing surgical wounds
  • Traumatic wounds

What does Wound Care involve?

  • A comprehensive evaluation and development of an individualized care plan
  • Cleaning of the wound
  • Debridement (removal) of any non-viable tissue
  • Selection and application of wound dressing
  • Application of compression if necessary
  • Education of the patient, caregivers and/or family members regarding wound care and dressing changes.