Center for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Relocates
May 27, 2011
St. Petersburg, FL - Edward White Hospital is proud to announce its new location for the Center for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine. The Center will be open for business on May 31st in the new location at 2191 9th Ave. North Suite 120B, St. Petersburg Fl. 33713. An open house for the public will follow on June 2, 2011, from 11:30 a.m.- 1:30 p.m. and again from 4:30 p.m.-6 p.m. We would like to extend an invitation to the public to join us for a tour of our Wound Care Center and to meet our outstanding clinical staff.
Edward White Hospital’s Wound Care Center recently received its second consecutive Center of Distinction Award, earning it in both 2010 and 2009! Center of Distinction is awarded to wound centers that deliver outstanding care for 12 consecutive months, which includes earning exceptional healing rates, high patient satisfaction scores and outstanding clinical outcomes. The center was also awarded the very prestigious Dr. Robert A. Warriner III, MD Center of Excellence Award. This is awarded to centers that achieve exceptional healing rates, high patient satisfaction scores and outstanding clinical outcomes for 24 consecutive months. The award is even more meaningful this year because the standards were raised. In order to qualify, centers for wound care were required to have significant return rates on patient satisfaction surveys and i-heal data entry completed within two weeks, in addition to meeting or exceeding the following quality outcome measures:
- 89% Healing Rate in 30 median days to heal
- 90% Patient Satisfaction rate
- 21% or less Outlier
Edward White Hospital is a 162-bed acute care facility serving the St. Petersburg area for more than 35 years. Services include the Orthopedic and Spine Center, Center for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine, a Skilled Nursing Unit, a Diagnostic and Imaging center and comprehensive Rehabilitation Institute. The hospital provides around the clock emergency room (ER) services and is an Accredited Chest Pain Center and Certified Advanced Primary Stroke Center. Average ER wait times are posted on the hospital’s website at www.EdwardWhiteHospital.com or by texting “ER” to 23000. Message and data rates may apply. For more info visit texterhelp.com.
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