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Wound/Ostomy Care

Wright County Health Department offers a wound and ostomy care. Treatment includes dressing changes, basic wound debridement, and care for colostomy. The nurse works closely with the medical provider for wound assessment and treatment. Referrals for wound care can be made for patients for any of the following reasons:

  • Diabetic foot ulcers
  • Venous stasis ulcers
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Skin tears
  • Post-surgical care incisions
  • Traumatic injuries
  • Any wound that has not shown signs of healing after 30 days