Wound Care Services
Do you have a wound that just won't heal?
Since 1998, Beebe Medical Center's Wound Care Services Department has provided state of the art wound care for our community. Beebe Medical Center's Wound Care Services Department offers interdisciplinary and comprehensive wound care treatment. We work together with your physician to provide the best possible care for you and your loved ones.
Our outcomes driven program focuses on healing your wound(s) quickly. As compared nationally to other wound centers, our 2009 healing rate is 94.4%. Many of these wounds went untreated for weeks or months before receiving specialized wound care.
Our wound care staff has extensive training and expertise in wound healing and provides a comprehensive plan of care that is customized to your needs. We work with you, your family and caregivers to support your needs.
The types of wounds that can benefit from our Wound Care Services
- Non healing surgical wounds
- Traumatic wounds
- Venous Stasis Ulcers
- Pressure Ulcers
- Minor burns
- Wounds caused by poor circulation
- Diabetic foot ulcers
Additional services include care and education of individuals who will undergo, or have had ostomy surgery.
Outpatient Nutritional Counseling is also available. Call (302) 947-2500 for an Appointment.
If you have a wound that has not responded to treatment for 4 weeks or is not completely healed after 8 weeks, talk with your physician or call the Beebe Medical Center's Wound Care Services Department. Most insurance plans cover wound care treatment. We will help you determine what your insurance plan covers.
What do our Patients say about us?
Our patients consistently report high levels of satisfaction with our care. Here are some of their comments:
- "Everyone at Wound Care treats us very well and takes good care of my husband's wounds. They are all very caring."
- "Wound Care personnel are efficient and helpful."
- "Beebe Wound Care at Longneck is the best. Their knowledge and expertise when treating patient's wounds is unbelievable. They are the greatest group of people who work wonderfully together."
- "We always say to everyone who asks, Beebe Wound Care is the best."
- "A great facility – well run. Keep up the good work!"
What to expect at your first visit
The first appointment includes a thorough assessment by our wound care team, a review of your medical history, ordering of blood tests or other tests as needed, and a comprehensive plan of care for treating your wound. We provide instructions for care of your wound and communicate with other members of your health care team.
Please bring your medical records, a list of all medications you are taking, list of allergies, and your insurance card. The first visit is the longest. We will schedule follow up appointments as required to achieve wound healing.
If you need more information, please call us at 302-947-2500.
- Beebe Wound Care Services
Beebe Longneck Health Center
32060 Longneck Road
Millsboro, DE 19966
Hours: Monday through Friday; hours by appointment only.