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How Is Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Used?

How Is Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Used? When 100% pure oxygen is delivered to a patient in a chamber at a controlled, higher than normal rate of pressure for between 90 minutes and two hours, itÔÇÖs known as hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Wounds need oxygen to heal and when blood flow is interrupted due to trauma or…
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Fuel Your Body For Healing: Nutrition & Wound Healing

Fuel Your Body For Healing: Nutrition & Wound Healing We all remember the famous cartoon character who, when he gulped down a can of spinach, grew muscles and got a burst of energy. Not unlike that famous sailor, eating food rich in proper nutrients fuels the body and promotes healthy skin, muscle development, and healing.…
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Our team of specialists can offer successful treatment for complex wound problems

Creating Your Team Of Specialists For Successful Complex Wound Treatment

Creating Your Team Of Specialists For Successful Complex Wound Treatment Reading Time:┬á3┬áminutes If your office or hospital struggles to heal complex wounds, you should consider adding a team of┬ácomplex wound specialists┬áto your patientÔÇÖs treatment options. As a large part of the population ages and develops conditions that can result in complex, non-healing wounds, they will…
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Wound Care Treatment ÔÇô The Importance Of Collaboration

Wound Care Treatment ÔÇô The Importance Of Collaboration Reading Time:┬á3┬áminutes Often when patients come in for chronic wound care treatment, the wound is not the only issue they need to address. An entire host of complications can cause a wound, which means patients need several medical professionals working together to understand how to treat the…
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Heal Quicker With A Wound Care Specialist

Heal Quicker With A Wound Care Specialist Reading Time:┬á3┬áminutes A wound can be defined as an injury to living tissue caused by a cut or blow, typically when the skin (epidermis) is cut or broken. Most wounds heal in specific stages and heal or show definite signs of healing by three weeks. If a wound…
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Physicians & patients working together can form a systematic plan for comprehensive wound care

Addressing Patient Factors Affecting Wound Care

Addressing Patient Factors Affecting Wound Care Reading Time:┬á2┬áminutes Successful wound care takes a multifaceted approach, allowing physicians and patients to work together on all factors affecting wound healing to form a systemic plan for treatment. Here are some key elements of the wound care process that should be solidified early on in the treatment plan.…
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Tips To Improve HBOT Approval Rates

Tips To Improve HBOT Approval Rates

Addressing Patient Factors Affecting Wound Care Reading Time:┬á2┬áminutes Successful wound care takes a multifaceted approach, allowing physicians and patients to work together on all factors affecting wound healing to form a systemic plan for treatment. Here are some key elements of the wound care process that should be solidified early on in the treatment plan.…
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How To Increase Wound Care Patient Satisfaction

How To Increase Wound Care Patient Satisfaction Reading Time:┬á3┬áminutes Like customer satisfaction, patient satisfaction and overall happiness should be important aspects of any wound care clinic or medical facility. Patient reviews are a great way to ascertain the overall happiness of the patients that visit your facility but need to be implemented properly. Here are…
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Wound Care Reimbursement Guide To Cellular and Tissue-Based Products

Wound Care Reimbursement Guide To Cellular and Tissue-Based Products Reading Time:┬á3┬áminutes Physicians spend a lot of time choosing the correct cellular and tissue-based product (CTP) for their patients. ItÔÇÖs a key focus of patient care: Ensuring that their wound care treatment plan is progressing well and the patient can see marked improvements. Concurrent to patient…
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The Importance Of Accreditation

The Importance Of Accreditation Reading Time:┬á2┬áminutes Individuals and health care providers are now putting more effort into finding programs and centers that are accredited as it not only proves a facilityÔÇÖs competency, but also shows their astute attention to proper health, safety, and welfare protocols. This is why we at C┼źtisCare believe in the importance…
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The History of Hyperbaric Oxygen Chambers in Hospitals

The History of Hyperbaric Oxygen Chambers in Hospitals Reading Time:┬á3┬áminutes In the past 50 years, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) has been used to treat an increasing number of neurological diseases and wounds. The compression chamber that administers the 100% oxygen administered for various treatment plans has undergone development over the years. Do you know how…
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Efficient documentation is the foundation for effective wound care practices

Best Practices For Wound Care Documentation

Best Practices For Wound Care Documentation Reading Time:┬á2┬áminutes Did you know that up to 20% of all┬álegal medical claims┬áin the United States are wound-related? This is a scary thought for hospitals and clinicians alike who work to heal wounds on a daily basis. Any efficient hospital will take the time to systemize their wound care…
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