ACH wound center receives dual recognition with clinical distinction, patient satisfaction awards

Published 12:05 pm Monday, March 11, 2024

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Biannual award acknowledges superior healing benchmarks, excellence in patient satisfaction

Special to the Advance

Atmore Community Hospital announced March 11 that the ACH Wound Care Center is a dual recipient of RestorixHealth’s Clinical Distinction and Patient Satisfaction Awards.

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Recipients of these awards meet or exceed national quality benchmarks over a set period of time.

The Atmore Hospital Wound Center earned Dual Distinction for January through June 2023 (Clinical Distinction and Excellence in Patient Satisfaction). In addition, the Wound Center is the recipient of Excellence in Patient Satisfaction award (July through December 2023).

“The Atmore Hospital Wound Care Center has done an outstanding job to not only be recognized for its dedication to healing but also its dedication to patient satisfaction,” said Brad Lowery, Hospital Administrator. “We are proud to be a recipient of an award that recognizes the hard work and dedication of our staff.”

RestorixHealth’s Clinical Distinction award recognizes those centers that have demonstrated success by meeting or exceeding healing benchmarks; while the Patient Satisfaction award recognizes those centers that have met or achieved a patient satisfaction score of 96% or higher.

The Atmore Hospital Wound Center is dedicated to optimizing outcomes and preventing lower limb loss in patients with non- healing wounds. The approach to wound care is aggressive and comprehensive, coordinating traditional and advanced therapies and techniques that are proven to reduce healing time and improve healing rates.

The center is staffed with clinicians with advanced training in wound care. Integrating a team of wound care professionals optimizes patient care, while offering the most advanced healing options for hard to heal wounds. The Atmore Hospital Wound Center is located at 401 Medical Park Drive. For more information, please call 251-369-6900.