Why BJC Home Care Services for Wound Care?

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  • Our wound care team of 20 registered nurses have received advanced training on wound care and wound products
  • We have two wound ostomy certified nurses (WOCNs)
  • Physicians are notified of assessments and recommendations, along with rationales, immediately after the patient is seen
  • Photos of wounds are in the BJC Clinical Desktop by the next day for the physician to review
  • Photos are shown chronologically, so the physician can review the wound status
  • Photo can be emailed to the physician through a private or office email

Services

  • Coordination of multidisciplinary care
  • Prevention of pressure ulcers
  • Selection of pressure-reducing support surfaces
  • Ankle-brachial index test (ABI)
  • Conservative sharp debridement
  • Chemical cauterization
  • Doppler
  • Wound product selection
  • Braden scale assessments performed on all patients to identify those at risk for skin breakdown