Wound Care Management

Suburban Home Health Care currently employs specially trained and WOCN certified nurses, skilled in assessing and providing wound care by utilizing current treatment modalities.

Program Features

  • Pre-discharge or pre-referral assessment, free of charge.
  • Treatment formulary specifically developed for Suburban Home Health Care
  • Specific treatment modalities developed for all types of wounds including wound V.A.C
  • Therapy via negative pressure wound therapy
  •  Ongoing communication and collaboration with physicians to facilitate timely wound healing with minimal complications

Components

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  • Maintain a moist wound environment
  • Control exudates
  • Provide an effective barrier to microorganisms
  • Require infrequent dressing changes
  • Provide thermal insulation
  • Obliterate dead space
  • Aid in removal of devitalized tissue

Benefits

  • Dressing changes less than daily
  • Increased patient satisfaction
  • Improved outcomes
  • Wounds heal faster