Wound Care: A Team Approach & An Overview of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

Ames, IA US
December 4, 2019

Mary Greeley Medical Center Grand Rounds is a multi-disciplinary clinical activity which serves to maintain, develop, or increase the knowledge, skills, and professional performance and relationships that a physician uses to provide services for patients, the public or the profession.  

Target Audience

Physicians, Advance Practice Professionals, Nurses, Ancillary Staff, Medical Students (rotating), and Non-Medical Students (rotating).

Wound Care: A Team Approach


  • To provide adequate documentation of pressure injury on admission, to identify staging, and to discuss the roles/benefits of a multidisciplinary team. 

Learning Objectives

  • Examine type of pressure injury with factors leading to injury.
  • Explain role of nutrition in healing
  • Identify options for future wound healing.

An Overview of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy


  • To provide introductory knowledge about HBO pathophysiology and patient selection criteria.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe Hyperbaric Oxygen (HBO) overview.
  • Identify outpatient indications.
  • Recognize referral critera (and HBO preauthorization process).
  • Discuss patient experience.
  • Outline construction timeline for new HBO center.


Gregory Sachs, MD, FACS
General Surgery, McFarland Clinic

Mark Vandenberg, MD
General Surgery, McFarland Clinic

Jamie Warg, RN, CWCN, OCN
Wound Clinic, Mary Greeley Medical Center

Daniel Christopher, MSN, RN, ACHRN
Restorix Health



  • Dr. Vandenberg, Dr. Sachs, and Jamie Warg indicated they have no relationships with a commercial entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing healthcare goods or services consumed by or used on patients.
  • Daniel Christopher indicated he has the following relationship with a commercial entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing healthcare goods or services consumed by or used on patients: He is a full time employee of Restorix Health.

CME Committee

  • No member of the Mary Greeley Medical Center CME Committee who planned this activity has any financial relationship to disclose relating to the content. 

This program is supported by gifts to the Mary Greeley Medical Center Foundation from Mary Greeley Medical Center, McFarland Clinic, First American Bank, and Green Hills Health Care Center. The content and selection of speaker(s) is the responsibility of the Mary Greeley Medical Center for Continuing Medical Education Committee and not the sponsors of this program.

    Course summary
    Available credit: 
    • 1.00 AOA Category 2­A
    Course opens: 
    Course expires: 
    Event starts: 
    12/04/2019 - 12:00pm CST
    Event ends: 
    12/04/2019 - 1:00pm CST
    Mary Greeley Medical Center
    Bessie Myers Auditorium
    1111 Duff Avenue
    Ames, IA 50010
    United States

    Continuing Education Credit

    DO: Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this program for a maximum of 1.0 AOA Category 2-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.


    No commercial interest company provided financial support for this continuing education activity.


    Everyone in a position to control the content of this educational activity will disclose to the CME provider and to attendees all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. They will also disclose if any pharmaceuticals or medical procedures and devices discussed are investigational or unapproved for use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Determination of educational content and the selection of speakers is the responsibility of the activity director. Firms providing financial support did not have input in these areas. The information provided at this CME activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition. The content of each presentation does not necessarily reflect the views of Des Moines University.

    Available Credit

    • 1.00 AOA Category 2­A


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