This is a picture of a nurse dressing a patients wound.
CPMC is proud to now offer Wound Care Services to our patients. This service is provided by a Certified Wound Care Nurse (CWCN) and serves patients that have been admitted to our care, as well as outpatients. Patients who could benefit from the care of a CWCN include but are not limited to the following:
•Patients with hard to heal chronic wounds such as venous, arterial, neuropathic, etc.
•Patients with pressure injuries (bed sores).
•Patients requiring recurrent dressing changes, such as following surgical procedures.
•Patients using negative pressure wound therapy.
•Patients with traumatic wounds or burns that require more advanced dressings.
* Patients with severe burns may be referred to a burn center.
For more information, please call 283-6853.