Wound care requires specialized training to ensure that right techniques are used during the complex process of healing. At Valley Home Care, our nurses – all of whom have achieved certification in wound, ostomy and continence care – collaborate with patients and their physicians to provide:

  • Innovative, evidence-based treatments to promote wound healing and prevent complications
  • Patient and caregiver education for self-monitoring, and managing and preventing wounds
  • Counseling on nutrition and physical activities that promote healing

Wound Care Services

Wounds

  • Pressure ulcers
  • Diabetic ulcers
  • Surgical
  • Burns
  • Trauma wounds
  • Venous ulcers
  • Arterial ulcers

Ostomy

  • Urostomy, colostomy and ileostomy complications
  • Prevention and management of complications
  • Pouching systems and procedures

Incontinence

  • Education
  • Indwelling urinary catheters