Wound Care Services
Enloe Medical Center has been serving wound care patients since 1995. We provide a full range of wound services, directed by a physician and managed by a board-certified wound nurse. Our professional staff at Enloe's Wound/Ostomy & Hyperbaric Center in Chico, Calif., is trained to provide a specialized, comprehensive course of therapy to assist in healing problem wounds. At our center, we use up-to-date approaches to wound healing and remain current in new scientific advances in wound care. We treat open, hard to heal wounds of all types, including pressure ulcers, burns, grafts, flaps, skin tears and excoriated skin, among other wounds.
Wounds Can Be Managed With:
- Wound debridement
- Advanced wound dressings
- Wound irrigation
- Compression therapy
- Negative pressure wound therapy; Vacuum closure therapy
- Hyperbaric therapy
- Other special care upon a physician's request
A Team of Wound Care Specialists
The Enloe Wound/Ostomy & Hyperbaric Center is designed to complement your physician's services and is committed to the treatment of difficult, non-healing wounds. Our center's team of professionals are:
- Physicians with advanced training in wound management
- Nursing staff trained in the care of chronic non-healing wounds
- Technicians who perform non-invasive studies and assist with various therapies
- Experienced staff to assist with appointments, medical records and health insurance processing
- The center is equipped with special equipment to accommodate persons who weigh up to 850 lbs
Your Wound Treatment Program
After providing a complete wound assessment and a thorough diagnostic examination to identify your wound type and the underlying problem causing the wound, our program will tailor a treatment plan to meet your needs. The comprehensive treatment plan is based on the most effective treatment options available. Once a treatment plan has been initiated, you will visit the Enloe Wound/Ostomy & Hyperbaric Center on a regular basis for wound care. You will be instructed on how to administer your own wound care at home between visits, as well as to protect your wound from further complications. You are the most important part of your healing process.
Enloe Wound/Ostomy & Hyperbaric Center staff work closely with your doctor and Home Health Agency to coordinate the best treatment plan for you.
Referral for Services
A physician or someone acting on a physician’s behalf can refer a patient to Enloe Wound, Ostomy & Hyperbaric Services. Simply complete this Referral Form and fax it to the enclosed number.
Answers to Your Wound Care Questions
Enloe Wound/Ostomy & Hyperbaric Center
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