Meeker Memorial Hospital Advanced Wound Care Clinic & Ostomy, Continence (WOC) Services

MMH WOC clinic provides patients with a comprehensive multidisciplinary team approach that supports cost and clinically effective wound healing, ostomy care and teaching.

Care is designed to:

  • Shorten the healing process
  • Return to full life – sooner
  • Avoid extensive travel for appointments

Patients who use Meeker Memorial Wound Clinic can expect:

  • A team approach and partnership with patient, family, and providers to identify causes and design treatment options for wounds
  • Assessment and care by a board certified advanced practice nurse (APRN) who has specialized knowledge and is a certified wound, ostomy and continence care nurse (CWOCN)
  • Specialized therapies, including MIST Therapy – a noncontact low-frequency ultrasound, negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) and other healing modalities used in individualized treatment plans; advanced tissue options and total contact cast
  • Counseling and emotional support
  • Improved comfort and mobility
  • Education and preventative care instruction

WOC Care is provided by a team of providers that are specialized in caring for people with wound, ostomy and continence concerns including:

  • Pressure ulcers (bedsores) & Pressure mapping assessment
  • Chronic or non-healing wounds
  • Wounds from surgeries that are not healing
  • Venous disease causing swollen legs and non-healing wounds
  • Diabetes or other foot deformities, causing calluses, open wounds
  • Frequent urination, loss of bladder or bowel control
  • Problems with your ostomy, such as skin irritation, leaking and other concerns
  • Minor burns and trauma

Team Approach

Our team of specialists, state-of-the-art diagnostic technology, surgical suites, wound and rehabilitation treatments offer you specialized procedures for your advanced wound treatment, ostomy, continence, vein, lymphedema and surgical needs right here at MMH.

To schedule an appointment, patients will need a physician referral

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Providers

Joyce Carlson, APRN, CNS, CWOCN

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nursing Services

Samantha Buck, BSN, RN, CWOCN

Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nursing Services

Timothy Peterson, MD

Affiliated Community Medical Center (ACMC), Litchfield - East

Jennifer Steinhaus, MA, OTR/L, ATP, CLT-LANA

Meeker Memorial Hospital Rehabilitation Services

J. Karl Kemberling, M.D.

Urologist, Urology Specialty Clinics, Urology Associates, Ltd.

Suzanne Hansen, MA, OTR/L, CLT – Rehabilitation Services Director

Meeker Memorial Hospital Rehabilitation Services