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West Tennessee Healthcare Wound Healing Center Recognized for Clinical Excellence in Patient Satisfaction and Wound Healing Rates

Jackson, TN (April 22, 2024)Physicians, leaders and clinicians at West Tennessee Healthcare are proud to announce that the Wound Healing Center has been awarded the prestigious 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. This recognition is a testament to the exceptional care and dedication demonstrated by the Center’s physicians, leaders, and clinicians.

New Wound Healing Center. 379 Hospital Blvd Jackson, TN.
“Our wound care team is proud to offer our services to our community and love making a huge difference in the
lives of our patients.” Lori Hurt, RN BSN,  Clinical Program Director of the West Tennessee Healthcare
Wound Care Center at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.

The Wound Healing 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.

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.  Jackson-Madison County General Hospital Wound Center also offers hyperbaric oxygen therapy, which works by surrounding the patient with 100 percent oxygen to help accelerate wound healing.

About Jackson-Madison County General Hospital

The flagship of West Tennessee Healthcare is a 642-bed tertiary care center. The only tertiary care hospital between Memphis and Nashville, the hospital serves a 19-county area of rural West Tennessee. Approximately 550,000 persons reside within the service area. Within General Hospital, there exists six ‘centers of excellence’: the West Tennessee Heart and Vascular CenterKirkland Cancer CenterWest Tennessee Women’s CenterWest Tennessee Neuroscience and Spine Center, and Emergency Services. Each center has an historic reputation of ‘high-tech, high-touch’ skills.

Wound Healing Center


About Healogics

Headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., Healogics is the nation’s wound healing expert. Last year, over 300,000 patients received advanced wound care through a network of over 600 Wound Care Centers®. Healogics also partners with over 300 skilled nursing facilities to care for patients with chronic wounds and provides inpatient consults at more than 60 partner hospitals. As the industry leader, Healogics has the largest repository of chronic wound-specific patient data in the country. The Healogics Wound Science Initiative offers peer-reviewed research and advanced analytics in the pursuit of better outcomes and a better way to provide care.