WoundCentrics, of New Braunfels, Texas, has announced that it will be attending the National Association of Long Term Hospitals (NALTH) Spring Conference  April 20th and 21st in San Antonio, Texas.  WoundCentrics is a NALTH corporate partner at the Advocate level and will have a marketing display at the NALTH meeting to provide information to member Hospitals and conference attendees about its in-patient wound care services program.

“We believe in supporting NALTH’s mission of advocacy, education andresearch and recognize the importance  of networking with member Hospitals regarding current trends in the healthcare environment,” stated Stuart Oertli, Chief Operating Officer for WoundCentrics.  “With the changes in LTAC rules and the challenges that LTAC facilities face with wound care patients, we believe our in-patient wound care services program is unique and more important than ever to ensure integrated specialized services that will help align the facility with other providers in their communities,” Oertli said.

“NALTH provides a great opportunity for our clinical and management team at WoundCentrics to learn about the long term care clinical and financial changes and reimbursement challenges.   NALTH provides interaction opportunities with LTAC administrators tasked with delivering quality care in a tight financial environment,” stated Marcus Gitterle, MD, Chief Executive Officer for WoundCentrics.

The National Association of Long Term Hospitals (NALTH) is a national association representing acute long-term care hospitals and patients. A member-driven organization, NALTH supports a collegial process when focusing on goals in the areas of advocacy, education, research and networking. NALTH fosters open and ongoing dialogue with governmental policy makers.  Plan now to attend the NALTH Annual Meeting in order to put long term care policy challenges and solutions into perspective. Industry leaders and experts will highlight industry changes and effects on hospitals, systems and patients.

The NALTH Spring Conference is scheduled for April 20th and 21st, 2017  at the Hilton Palacio  Del Rio Hotel,  200 South Alamo Street, San Antonio, Texas 78205