Wednesday, March 9
Mountain Health Network wound centers receive quality and service awards
St. Mary’s Wound and Hyperbaric Center (SMMC) and the Center for Wound Healing at Cabell Huntington Hospital (CHH), members of Mountain Health Network, have received quality and patient satisfaction awards in wound care from RestorixHealth, a leading wound care management company, as part of its Clinical Distinction Program.
SMMC is the recipient of the Wound Center of Excellence Award, RestorixHealth’s highest achievement. This award distinguishes centers that have demonstrated exceptional success by meeting or exceeding clinical and operational benchmarks in different categories, including healing outcomes, assessment and care processes and patient safety, along with a patient satisfaction rate of 96% or higher.
CHH is the recipient of RestorixHealth’s Clinical Distinction Award. Recipients of this award meet or exceed national quality benchmarks over a set period of time.
“Mountain Health Network is dedicated to providing highly reliable care to our patients on a daily basis,” said Hoyt Burdick, MD, chief medical officer, MHN. “These awards confirm that dedication by our wound centers and we are grateful and proud to be recognized.”
RestorixHealth launched its Clinical Distinction recognition program to recognize centers that have demonstrated success by meeting or exceeding patient safety goals along with a 90% healing rate.
The SMMC and CHH wound centers are dedicated to optimizing outcomes and preventing lower limb loss in those patients with non-healing wounds. The approach to wound care is aggressive and comprehensive, coordinating traditional and advanced therapies and techniques that are proven to reduce healing time and improve healing rates. The centers are staffed with a multidisciplinary team of physicians along with nurses and technicians with advanced training in wound care and hyperbaric medicine. Integrating a team of wound care professionals optimizes patient care, while offering the most advanced healing options.
For more information about St. Mary’s Wound and Hyperbaric Center, visit www.st-marys.org or call 304.399.7450. For more information about the Center for Wound Healing at Cabell Huntington Hospital, visit www.cabellhuntington.org or call 304.399.3510.
RestorixHealth, a leading wound care management company, develops and manages centers of excellence for amputation prevention, wound management and hyperbaric medicine. Forging strong relationships with their partners, RestorixHealth provides high quality, cost-efficient solutions to wound care that offer advanced treatment therapies along with hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Founded by physicians in 1997 to treat the growing incidence of non-healing wounds, RestorixHealth’s centers utilize a quality- and data-driven approach to consistently achieve high treatment success rates, resulting in a dramatic improvement in patient quality of life. The company currently manages comprehensive centers throughout the United States in partnership with hospitals and health care facilities.