Certifications: CWCN (Certified Wound Care Nurse), COCN (Certified Ostomy Care Nurse), CRNI (Certified Registered Nurse Infusion)
The Infusion and Wound Care Clinic is an RN-led interdisciplinary team providing physician directed care to outpatients. The patient population includes those with multiple diagnoses, infections, cancer, blood disorders and wound care not requiring admission to the hospital. Nurses also provide care for implanted intrathecal pumps. Patients are referred from primary physicians, surgeons, medical oncologists, pediatric physicians, ENT physicians, GI physicians, vascular surgeons, cardiologists, to name a few. We provide support to inpatient areas for implanted intrathecal pumps. All direct care staff are BLS-certified with two ACLS-certified RNs. Of the 23 direct care nurses, 12 are nationally certified. This clinic consists of six private wound care treatment rooms, eight private infusion treatment rooms, one outpatient ostomy room, and nine open room non-private treatment chairs. Census runs 65-to-100 patients per day.