The Patrick T. Birrer Wound Care Centers in Ft. Thomas and Covington have received the Center of Distinction Award from Healogics, Inc., the nation’s largest provider of advanced wound care services. Both centers have achieved outstanding patient outcomes for 12 consecutive months, including patient satisfaction over 92% and a 91% wound healing rate within 30 median days to heal, among other quality outcomes. In addition to the Center of Distinction Award, Ft. Thomas received the Robert A. Warriner III, M.D. Center of Excellence Award.
The Patrick T. Birrer Wound Care Centers are members of the Healogics Network of nearly 800 centers, which provides access to benchmarking data and proven experience treating more than two million chronic wounds. At St. Elizabeth, more than 1,200 patients in the community were provided specialized treatment for chronic and non-healing wounds.