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  • Wound Care Center recognized with two Awards for Excellence in Wound Healing

    Thu, 19 Nov 2015

    Hunterdon Healthcare's physicians, leaders, and clinicians gathered to celebrate the Robert A. Warriner III, M.D., Center of Excellence award, which was given to the Hunterdon Wound Healing Center because it has also achieved the Center of Distinction ...

  • MountainView Hospital opening wound care and hyperbaric center

    Mon, 23 Nov 2015

    MountainView Hospital announced it would be opening a wound care and hyperbaric center next week. The center, located on the first floor of hospital’s medical office building, will allow patients with chronic wounds to receive care in an outpatient setting.

  • Seeing wound care options

    Wed, 18 Nov 2015

    Franciscan St. Elizabeth Health—Crawfordsville opened its Wound Care Center’s doors so the community can see all of the care options they offered. The center’s nursing staff talked about what the center and the chambers offer the community.

  • 5 Smart Ways to Keep Diabetics Free of Wounds and Infections

    Mon, 23 Nov 2015

    For major wounds, see a doctor right away. Diabetics should understand the importance of having healthy skin in order to avoid infection and other complications. Aside from learning self-care, having a community healthcare provider is key towards achieving ...

  • Caregivers: Quietly making life better

    Mon, 23 Nov 2015

    They bring over meals, grocery shop, take care of household chores, help with bathing, dressing, medications, wound care, medical appointments and more. Many work outside the home, and some have families and children of their own to care for. Chances are ...

  • Bioactive Wound Care Market Growing 5.56% CAGR to Reach $4.9 Billion Global by 2020.

    Thu, 12 Nov 2015

    "Bioactive Wound Care Market Analysis: By Type (Alginates, Hydrogel, Collagen, Chitin/Chitosan); By Materials (Ionic Silver, Amniotic Membranes, Egg Membranes) - Forecast (2015 2020)" IndustryARC says, Rapid Technological Innovations will accelerate the ...

  • MediPoint - Specialty Surgical Wound Care Products Industry in US 2015 - Global Market Research, Survey, Insights, Outlook: ResearchMoz

    Fri, 13 Nov 2015

    ResearchMoz added Latest Research Report titled " United States Specialty Surgical Wound Care Products Industry 2015: World Market Shares, Size, Trends, Analysis, Growth and Forecasts " to it's Large Report database. Albany, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 11/13/2015 ...

  • Treat Chronic Wounds by Seeking Appropriate Care: Specialized Wound Care at RWJ New Brunswick and Somerset

    Tue, 10 Nov 2015

    By Randy Shafritz MD, FACS, Vascular Surgeon at RWJUH, Assistant Professor of Surgery at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Co-Director of the Center for Wound Healing at RWJUH New Brunswick Your skin is your body’s biggest organ, protecting ...

  • West Bank car ramming wounds 3 Israelis

    Tue, 24 Nov 2015

    The alleged assailant was "receiving medical care," the army said, without providing further details. It was the latest in a wave of Palestinian knife, gun and car-ramming attacks since October 1 and came as US Secretary of State John Kerry arrived for ...

  • Africa: New product simplifies wound care whilst reducing costs

    Thu, 19 Nov 2015

    Alakai Associates in conjunction with Phytoceuticals, a Swiss life science company that developed 1 Primary Wound Dressing (1PWD), have introduced 1PWD to the African health care market. The attributes of 1PWD will help address some of the challenges ...

  • New Mercy treatment center aims to heal stubborn wounds

    Wed, 18 Nov 2015

    Mercy’s Wound Care Center aims to help patients whose open wounds will not heal through a variety of treatment options. Marshall “Chip” McRight, program director for the center, said most of those patients tend to be seniors with medical conditions ...

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