Dedicated Wound Care Training Center Opens In Jacksonville
(BUSINESS WIRE) Jacksonville Mayor Alvin Brown and JAXUSA Partnership Chair John Delaney joined Healogics’ president & CEO Jeff Nelson to officially dedicate the company’s new training center that will serve as a hub for wound care education. More than 2,000 physicians, nurses and other medical and clinical technicians from around the country are anticipated to be trained in 50 events this year in specialized wound care treatment and disease management.
The training facility was officially named the Robert A. Warriner III Center for Learning and Development in honor of the late Dr. Warriner, a highly respected leader in the wound care and hyperbaric community, and Healogics’ Chief Medical Officer from 2003 to 2012. Following the merger of National Healing Corporation and Diversified Clinical Service to form Healogics, the company established its corporate headquarters in Jacksonville in March 2012. The company works with more than 500 hospitals nationwide and has treated more than two million patients, achieving more than 90 percent healing and patient satisfaction rates.
Healogics’ training courses have been accredited by many leading associations including: Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, American Nurses Credentialing Center, National Board of Diving and Hyperbaric Medical Technology and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society. “We are fortunate to have great partners with the many local hospitals and healthcare providers that we work closely with and who have helped attribute to the company’s sustained and continued growth in the wound care industry,” said Healogics’ president & CEO Jeff Nelson.