Northwest Wound Care Center has been recognized as a 2019 Healogics Center of Distinction for achieving or exceeding outstanding clinical and operational results in 2019.
During 2019 Northwest Wound Care Center achieved:
Quoting from the communicatiocn from Healogics President, Hospital & Physician Services and Healogics Chief Clinical & Operations Officer Bridgette McGrath, "Over the past year your Center has demonstrated a superior commitment to being Patient First and providing excellence for our hospital partners. Through the achievement of the Center of Distinction metrics, you have proven yourselves to be role models within the company and key contributors to creating an Exceptional Patient Experience.
Northwest Medical Center CEO, Michael Windham offered congratulations to the staff of Northwest Wound Care Center for the excellent care they provide and for acieving this milestone of excellence.
Northwest Medical Center Sleep Lab and Northwest Sleep and Pulmonary Clinic welcome Dr. Neal Daniel, Dr. Jay Thomas Heidecker and Dr. James H. Strickland, Jr. to Northwest Medical Center. These physicians will be seeing patients in our Sleep and Pulmonary Clinic on a rotating basis each Wednesday. If you need help with any sleep-related condition be sure to contact the clinic for an appointment.
Sleep Lab Tests Performed:
PSG - Polysomnography, also called a sleep study, is a test used to diagnose sleep disorders. Polysomnography records your brain waves, the oxygen level in your blood, heart rate and breathing, as well as eye and leg movements during the study.
The Winfield Hospital had its official opening in 1949 and since that time has been serving the primary health care needs of Marion, Fayette, Lamar, Walker and Winston Counties.
In this modern era, Northwest Medical Center has added many specialized services reaching beyond our primary service area into a regional service facility. A modern, well-equipped replacement hospital was built in 1998 and compliments the quality of our Medical Staff and patient care.
Digital mammography can detect early-stage breast cancer.
If you're a woman 40 years of age or older, you should have a mammogram every year.
Schedule your mammogram today by calling us at (205) 487-7748. (A physician's order is required).
In the fairy tale "The Princess and the Pea," the heroine cannot sleep because she can feel a very small lump, even though it's covered by dozens of mattresses.
In real life, we are not that lucky. By the time we can feel a lump in our own breasts, a cancerous tumor could possibly have grown larger and spread beyond the breast into other areas of our bodies.
The process for requesting a patient's medical records includes obtaining a medical release of information authorization that is signed and dated by the patient.