St. Mark's Advanced Outpatient Wound Center Receives Clinical Distinction Award
La Grange, TX - Feb. 22, 2022 - St. Mark's Medical Center (SMMC) is pleased to announce that their Advanced Outpatient Wound Center is a recipient of RestorixHealth's Clinical Distinction Award for the period ending Dec. 2021. The biannual award acknowledges exceptional success in wound healing rates, and safety goals.
"This achievement reaffirms the quality of care that our team provides for its patients every day," said Jennifer Scott, program director. "Despite a daunting pandemic, we have been able to maintain clinical excellence while compassionately helping our patients heal."
The SMMC Advanced Outpatient Wound Center is 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.
"Having advanced wound care available in our community is extremely beneficial in helping our patients who have chronic or intermittent wound healing issues," said Mark Kimball, President and CEO of SMMC. "The care that the center's team provides definitely improves the quality of life of these patients and offers convenience that only a service in their community can offer them and their families."
SMMC's center is staffed with a multidisciplinary team with advanced training in wound care. Integrating a team of wound care professionals optimizes patient care, while offering the most advanced healing options.
The Wound Center is located within SMMC and is open Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, please call 979-242-2104.
St. Mark's Medical Center, one of the top 100 Rural and Community Hospitals in the United States as ranked by the Chartis Center for Rural Health, is a 65-bed, 100,000 sq. ft. community hospital serving residents of Fayette County and surrounding communities. At St. Mark's Medical Center, patients benefit from the latest medical technology along with comprehensive healthcare from highly skilled physicians, nurses and professional staff. Services include cardiac rehabilitation, wound care, orthopedic care, inpatient and outpatient care, a 24-hour emergency department, outpatient/elective surgeries and procedures, as well as laboratory and imaging services.
About RestorixHealthRestorixHealth, the nation's leading wound care solutions company, develops and operates advanced wound healing centers and provides wound healing direct-care services, education and advanced wound supplies nationwide. Forging strong relationships with their partners, RestorixHealth's customized wound healing programs and solutions increase the access to care, lower or avoid direct care costs, reduce hospital admissions, improve outcomes and increase patient and partner satisfaction. For more information, visit www.RestorixHealth.com.
St. Mark's Advanced Outpatient Wound Center team celebrating Go Red for Women day, front row, left to right: Jackie Faigle, FNP-C, and Stacie Schramek, RN; back row, left to right: Jennifer Scott, RN Program Director, and Katherine Logan, FDC.