Join Me & Missy Baylor, OTR, L MT, CSWS, CLT-LANA Thursday for a FREE Webinar on Pediatric Lymphedema: Cases, Bandaging and Imaging Review

Missy Baylor, OTR, L MT, CSWS, CLT-LANA and I will discuss clinical presentations in the pediatric population. Special considerations for manual lymphatic drainage, bandaging, and compression in lymphedema treatment for children and young adults will be covered....

If You Are (or Have Been) Audited Concurrently by Two Different Entities – Check out Attorney Knicole Emanuel’s Recent Blog on “Double Dipping”

Check it out…and then try to find out what’s really going on with concurrent Medicare audits at your institution.

Join Kathleen Schaum and I For a Free Four-Part Webinar: “Keeping Your Payments – After An Audit – Is In Your Control”

Join Kathleen Schaum and I, as we explore the trends and threats of audits hitting wound care practitioners across America.

Could Proposed Policy Changes in the 2023 Physician Fee Schedule Increase Amputations and Infections in Patients With Wounds?

The Alliance of Wound Care Stakeholdershas urged CMS to remove or delay implementation of the proposed CTP provisions from the final 2023 Physician Fee Schedule until patient access issues can be further studied.

Sea Turtle Fibropapillomatosis: The Role of the Lymphatics (and Why Clinicians Need to Keep Their Eyes Open)

My friend and colleague, Dr. Heather Hettrick, is a clinician and scientist whose boundless intellectual curiosity may be unraveling a mystery in the field of marine biology. Her work with green sea turtles represents “translational science,” this time from humans to...

Helping Patients with Long COVID using Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT)

Inflammation is thought to be a main cause of the long-COVID issues, and HBOT has been well documented in other studies as being anti-inflammatory.

At Last! Hope for Patients with Pyoderma Gangrenosum! Share This Information About a Clinical Trial.

Baricitinib suppresses a pathway of proteins that have been shown to be overabundant in PG lesions, and that play a large role in the chronic inflammation that drives PG.

Pyoderma Gangrenosum, PASH, and Playing the Odds

The most important thing a wound care clinician can have is intellectual curiosity.

Participate in the Open Meeting About the Novitas Proposed LCD Impacting “Skin Substitutes” – Friday August 26th at 10 AM Eastern

Novitas will host an Open Meeting on Friday, August 26, 2022, at 10:00 AM ET to allow the public to provide feedback about proposed Local Coverage Determinations (LCDs).

The Risky Business of “Mild Hyperbaric” Chambers – Guest Post by Dick Clarke

We appreciate the action of the American Medical Association which, in the week prior to the NFPA meeting, formally opposed the use of the mild hyperbaric therapy.

About Dr. Fife

Dr. Fife is a world-renowned wound care physician. She is the CMO of Intellicure, Inc., Exec. Director of the US Wound Registry & Editor of Today’s Wound Clinic.

Report Honest Healing Rates

Report Honest Healing Rates

It’s time for Wound Care physicians and providers to stand up for truly honest outcomes and transparent quality reporting. If we don’t we may see our entire profession wiped out. Click here to read more.

COVID-19 Diaries

Guest blog from a friend and colleague who practices Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine and is also a Critical Care physician. Here are her COVID-19 Diaries – uncensored. Click here to read more.

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