UVMC notes wound week


TROY — The Wound Care Center and Hyperbaric Services at Upper Valley Medical Center in Troy will raise awareness of chronic wounds during the third annual Wound Care Awareness Week, June 6-10.

Gena Cornett, program director at UVMC’s wound center, will dedicate the entire week to educating physicians, patients and the general public about the chronic wound epidemic and advanced wound care solutions.

Opened last August, the Wound Care Center at UVMC offers advanced therapies to patients suffering from chronic wounds.