FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Jean Walsh, DO, joins the Resurrection Medical Center's Wound Healing Center® as Medical Director
Chicago (December 9, 2014) – Jean Walsh, DO, has joined Healogics, Inc. as Medical Director for the Resurrection Medical Center's Wound Healing Center®.
Dr. Walsh will lead a team of wound care specialists at the Center, which offers leading-edge treatments including hyperbaric oxygen therapy, negative pressure therapies, bioengineered tissues, and biosynthetics to reintroduce the body's innate ability to heal.
Dr. Walsh received her medical degree from the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine (CCOM), and completed a family practice Residency at CCOM.
In joining the Resurrection Medical Center's Wound Healing Center®, a member of the Healogics™ network, Dr. Walsh will collaborate with a network of academic medical centers, hospitals and thousands of professionals committed to advancing wound healing by creating, sharing, and activating wound prevention and care expertise.
Dr. Walsh is a member of the American Osteopathic Association, American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society and the Wound Healing Society. She is board certified in family practice.
Chronic wounds affect more than 8 million people in the U.S. and the incidence is rising fueled by an aging population and increasing rates of diseases and conditions such as diabetes, obesity and the late effects of radiation therapy.
About Healogics, Inc
Headquartered in Jacksonville, FL., Healogics is the nation’s largest provider of advanced wound care services. Healogics and its affiliated companies manage nearly 600 Wound Care Centers®
in the nation and see nearly 200,000 patients per year through a connected network of centers, partner hospitals, academic medical centers, patients and families. Leveraging its scale and experience, Healogics utilizes an evidence-based systematic approach to chronic wound healing in treating an underserved and growing patient population. For more information, please visit www.healogics.com
or to find a Wound Care Center near you, please call 1-800-373-HEAL (4325).