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HMP Communications Holdings, LLC (HMP), a leader in healthcare communications and education, today announced Desert Springs Hospital as its most recent “Facility in Focus” inductee, a special designation given to exceptional wound care facilities from around the country through HMP’s journal, Today’s Wound Clinic.
Desert Springs Hospital is located in the backyard of the upcoming Symposium on Advanced Wound Care Fall (SAWC Fall) conference in Las Vegas, NV from September 27-29, 2013. Collectively, these efforts further support Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval’s proclamation of September 2013 as Chronic Wound Care Awareness Month.
The editorial team from Today’s Wound Clinic, along with SAWC Fall officers, will be on-site at the Desert Springs Hospital from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 26, 2013 to engage local media and conduct interviews for the upcoming “Facility in Focus” feature article. Desert Springs Hospital uses advanced wound care and hyperbaric medicine to treat a wide range of wounds including:
- Pressure Ulcers, stages 1, 2, 3 and 4
- Diabetic Ulcers — neuropathic and others
- Surgical incisions/ Surgical Wound Deshiscences
- Burn Wounds
- Venous stasis wounds
- Ischemic wounds / Arterial Ulcers
“Desert Springs Hospital Advanced Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center provides the [Greater Las Vegas] community with an evidenced-based, multidisciplinary team approach to dealing with all types of wounds,” explains Dr. Minh Nguyen, the facility’s medical director. “From applying Bio-engineered Tissue and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, to utilizing specialized dressings, we focus on promoting wound healing potential in order to effectively heal wounds in a timely manner.”
Media are invited to join Today’s Wound Clinic at the Desert Springs Hospital, 2075 E. Flamingo Rd. Las Vegas, NV 89119, from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 26, 2013, for photo opportunities of the clinic, its staff and patients to jointly spotlight the importance of chronic wound care.
Following the Desert Springs Hospital’s visit, over 1,000 local and national wound care specialists will gather at the Symposium on Advanced Wound Care Fall (SAWC Fall) meeting, September 27-29, 2013 at Bally’s in Las Vegas. SAWC is the premier interdisciplinary wound care program within the clinical field and the largest bi-annual gathering of wound care professionals in the United States. Onsite registration is available. For more information, visit http://www.sawcfall.com.