Dyersburg, TN. 5/2/22 – West Tennessee Healthcare Dyersburg Hospital’s Wound Care Center has
been awarded the 2021 Center of Distinction award by Healogics®, the nation’s largest provider of
advanced wound care services. The Center achieved outstanding clinical outcomes for twelve
consecutive months, including a patient satisfaction rate higher than 92 percent.
The West Tennessee Healthcare Dyersburg Hospital Wound Care Center is a member of the
Healogics network of over 600 Wound Care Centers® and offers highly specialized wound care to
patients suffering from diabetic foot ulcers, pressure ulcers, infections and other chronic wounds
which have not healed in a reasonable amount of time.
Advanced wound care modalities provided by our wound care experts include negative pressure
wound therapy, total contact casting, bio-engineered tissues, biosynthetic dressings and growth
factor therapies. The Center also offers hyperbaric oxygen therapy, which works by surrounding the
patient with 100 percent oxygen to help progress the healing of the wound.
About West Tennessee Healthcare:
West Tennessee Healthcare is a public, not-for-profit healthcare system with locations serving 19
counties in West Tennessee and Southeast Missouri. The mission of West Tennessee Healthcare is
to improve the health and well-being of the communities we serve while providing exceptional and
compassionate care. For more information, visit www.wth.org.