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Marshall, TX – CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Health System physicians, leaders and clinicians will gather Tuesday, September 25 to celebrate the Center of Distinction Award, which was given to the CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Wound Care Center – Marshall by Healogics, the nation’s largest provider of advanced wound care services (see attached invitation!)

The Center achieved outstanding clinical outcomes for twelve consecutive months, including patient satisfaction higher than 92 percent, and a minimum wound healing rate of at least 91 percent within 30 median days to heal. There were 635 Centers eligible for the Center of Distinction award, but only 427 achieved the honor.

CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Wound Care Center – Marshal is a member of the Healogics network of nearly 700 Wound Care Centers® and provides access to benchmarking data and proven experience treating approximately 2.5 million chronic wounds. The Marshall wound center offers highly specialized wound care to patients suffering from diabetic ulcers, pressure ulcers, infections and other chronic wounds which have not healed in a reasonable amount of time. Advanced treatments include negative pressure wound therapy, bio-engineered skin substitutes, hyperbaric oxygen therapy, biological and biosynthetic dressings and growth factor therapies