Wound CareThe therapists at the Rehabilitation Services Department of Sanford Hospital Luverne (SHL) have specialized training in wound treatment. Our skilled therapists are able to make detailed assessments and recommendations for the appropriate course of wound treatment.
Wound care modalities used at SHL:
- Assortment of dressings and topical agents, depending on the type of wound and amount of drainage.
- Assortment of modalities to facilitate wound healing, including whirlpool, or electrical stimulation.
- Selective debridement.
The Sanford Hospital Luverne Rehabilitation Services Department is staffed by one of the most experienced rehabilitative teams in the area. Our therapists are held to the highest ethical standards, as they are all members of national professional organizations. The rehab team includes: seven physical therapists, two physical therapy assistants, four occupational therapists, one speech language pathologist, three massage therapists, and four rehabilitation aides.
Our Rehabilitation Services Department prides itself in providing the highest level of care and an expedient path to recovery for its patients.
Rehabilitation Services are available Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and Saturdays for inpatients. To schedule an appointment, please call SHL at (507) 283-2321, or the department directly at (507) 449-1229.