Wound Care

Wound Care

Introduction

The wound healing process can be very complex and prolonged greatly impacting on the persons quality of life and affecting family and whanau.

 

Our Service Aims:

To provide holistic assessments and individualised management plans for people with non-healing wounds across primary (e.g. patients homes, residential care facilities) and secondary health care sectors.

To support the patient, family and whanau and provide education for self-management in a welcoming environment.

Wound Care Service - Monday - Friday 8.15am - 3.15pm

Referrals accepted from:

  • Individuals / Families / Whanau
  • Health Professionals / Providers and Caregivers
  • Community Organisations

The Wound Service is nurse-led by Mandy Pagan and includes outpatient clinics at Southland Hospital (weekly) and Gore Hospital (monthly).

   

Location

Southland Hospital, Kew Rd, Invercargill

  • Community Services Building

Gore Hospital, 8 Birch Lane, Gore

  • Outpatient Clinic Only (monthly)
   

Contact Details

Ph: 03 218 1949 extn: 8100

   
Links

www.nzwcs.org.nz