Types of wounds and when to refer

As soon as possible

  • Trauma wounds
  • Lymphatic wounds
  • Non healing surgical wounds
  • Pressure ulcers (bed sores)

Within 30 days

  • Atypical wounds
  • Diabetic foot ulcers
  • Venous stasis ulcers
  • Arterial ulcers (due to poor circulation)

If you are being treated in one of these locations or with one of these modalities, we can help you

At an outpatient hospital based wound care center

By a Podiatrist where the wound has not healed within 30 days

By home health care

In a Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF)

Utilizing a negative pressure wound therapy device, e.g. the VAC

Utilizing hyperbaric oxygen therapy