Day Kimball Healthcare

 

Medical Services

To learn more about any of the medical services offered at Day Kimball Healthcare, please select from the alphabetical index below. Or, click "show all" to see a comprehensive list of all services.

Wound Care

The Wound Care Clinic at Day Kimball Hospital provides specialized treatment to facilitate the healing of chronic wounds, such as diabetic foot ulcers, lower extremity venostasis ulcers, poorly healing surgical wounds, and chronically infected wounds. The Clinic is run by a staff of specially trained and certified wound care nurses under the supervision of a physician with special training in wound care.

Treatments include

  • state-of-the-art advanced wound care with special dressing applications
  • topical pharmaceutical compounds
  • negative pressure wound therapy (a therapeutic technique using a vacuum dressing)
  • pulsed lavage (mechanical hydrotherapy to irrigate wounds)
  • total contact casting (to treat diabetic foot ulcers)
  • and surgical and non-surgical debridement (removal of dead, damaged or infected tissue)

The Wound Care Clinic collaborates with Day Kimball Healthcare’s Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, HomeCare, nutritionist, and other services as necessary.

Appointments at the Wound Care Clinic require a referral and are by appointment only. Referrals may be made by primary care practitioners, hospital-based physicians and surgeons. Once a referral is made, patients may call the Clinic Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. to schedule their first appointment. Appointments are available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Billing and Payment Information

Billing for wound care clinic services will come from Day Kimball Hospital. Please check with your insurance carrier for details about your specific coverage, copays, deductibles and any prior authorization requirements. If you have questions about your Day Kimball Hospital bill or need help paying for care, please contact our team of financial counselors. For more information visit our billing page.


Other Services Integrated with Wound Care

Primary Care
Surgical Care
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
In-Home Care


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Day Kimball Hospital
Ambulatory Care Unit
320 Pomfret Street
Putnam, CT 06260
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Phone: (860) 963-6350

Hours:
Call for an appointment Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Appointments are scheduled on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.