Loading...
  Loading...
Employer Quick Look

Healogics

 
Healthcare - Health Services
Overview

A chronic wound is a manifestation of one or more underlying conditions that becomes visible on the skin. Included are wounds with the following etiologies: pressure, venous, arterial, diabetic, non-healing surgical, cancer-related, inflammatory, and mixed etiologies. Approximately 8 million Americans have chronic wounds. The incidence of chronic wounds is highest among the 8 percent of the total US population who are diabetic, which the Centers for Disease Control estimates at almost 26 million Americans. The literature suggests that approximately 15-25 percent of diabetic patients eventually develop foot ulcers. The recurrence rate at two to five years is greater than 50 percent, with 15-24 percent eventually requiring amputation. According to Reiber’s Nationwide Inpatient Study, the length of hospital stay for a diabetic patient with a foot ulcer surpasses that of myocardial infarction and stroke. As the worldwide prevalence of obesity continues to grow at epidemic rates, the incidence related disease including heart disease, vascular insufficiency and diabetes increases dramatically.

A specialized approach to the treatment of chronic wounds is required to cost-effectively and efficiently manage a community’s wound needs. Healogics, Inc. is the nation’s largest outsourced provider of wound management services with over 500 hospital partners.

Career Opportunities

Healogics is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of Healogics to employ the best qualified individuals available for all jobs without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity/gender expression, disability, and citizenship, status as a veteran with a disability or veteran of the Vietnam Era. Healogics reserves the right to change, amend, or terminate benefits at any time. This Company Benefits Overview is not intended to give rise to any right to employment, continued employment, or any benefit with or from Healogics.

Contact Us

5220 Belfort Road, Suite 130
Jacksonville, FL 32256
1-800-379-9774 (Office)
904-446-3400 (Office)
904-446-3553 (Fax)