February 13, 2017
Fredericksburg, VA (2/13/2017)– The Wound Healing Center at Mary Washington Healthcare and located at
14010 Smoketown Rd., Suite 103 in Woodbridge, Virginia, has been recognized
with a national award for clinical excellence.
Leaders, physicians and clinicians from Mary Washington Healthcare celebrate
the Center of Distinction award which was given to the Wound Healing Center
by Healogics, the nation’s leading and largest wound care management company.
The Wound Healing Center in Woodbridge achieved outstanding clinical outcomes
for 12 consecutive months, including patient satisfaction higher than
92 percent, and a wound healing rate of at least 91 percent in less than
31 median days. Out of 630 Centers eligible for the Center of Distinction
award, 334 achieved this honor in 2017.
According to Marie Fredrick, Vice President of Ambulatory Services, “Mary Washington Healthcare is very proud of the achievement of the Woodbridge
Wound Healing Center. The Wound Center consistently demonstrates the commitment
to those patients afflicted with wounds and works hard to keep the Prince
William community healthier by offering the latest high tech clinical
applications, including Hyberbaric Chamber treatment, for our wound patients.”
The Wound Healing Center is a member of the Healogics network of nearly
800 centers, with access to benchmarking data and proven experience treating
approximately 2.5 million chronic wounds. Wound Healing Center in Woodbridge
offers highly specialized wound care to patients suffering from diabetic
ulcers, pressure ulcers, infections and other chronic wounds which have
not healed in a reasonable amount of time. Some of the leading-edge treatments
offered at the Wound Healing Center include negative pressure wound therapy,
debridement, application of cellular-based tissue or skin substitutes
to the wound, offloading or total contact casts and hyperbaric oxygen therapy.