SOMC Wound Healing Center Welcomes First Patient


The SOMC Wound Healing Center, which has opened on the main campus of SOMC in the former cancer services building, welcomed the first patient, Norma Bauman, Friday, Jan. 5 for treatment. The center provides hyperbaric oxygen therapy and other state-of-the-art approaches to wound healing. A public open house will be held with tours and refreshments from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21 at the facility. Shown with first patient Bauman (seated) are (back, l-r) Center Program Director Michael Bradford, RT; Staff Nurse Gina Smith, RN; Office Coordinator Kathy Grubb; Hyperbaric Oxygen Technician Deanna Potter; and Clinical Manager Bill Lynd, RN.