Kathy Work, RN, has been named Program Manager at the SOMC Wound Healing Center. She will be responsible for all aspects of the center’s operation including ensuring quality patient care, recruiting and hiring, compliance with federal and state guidelines, budgeting and fiscal policies, and marketing and sales.
Work came to Southern Ohio Medical Center in 2007 from Heartland Home Health with more than 20 years of nursing, wound care and hyperbaric experience. She resides in the Wheelersburg/Minford area.
The SOMC Wound Healing Center, located on SOMC’s Main Campus, provides state-of-the-art, hospital based outpatient treatment of chronic wounds, including hyperbaric oxygen therapy. The Center has the benefit of a Disease-Specific Care Certification for diabetic wound care accredited by The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization, as well as evidence-based treatment modalities for chronic wounds related to circulatory and autoimmune disorders.