Specialized Wound Care Services
LaVerna Village has developed an excellent wound care team that strives, not only for prevention of wound development, but also treatment of wounds that individuals arrive to our facility with. Services we provide include:
- Full-time Wound Care Nurse with extensive training
- Wound care inter-disciplinary team that meets weekly to evaluate progress.
- Capability of Wound -Vac placement in conjunction with KCI
- Pressure Redistribution Equipment
- Whirlpool Therapy
- Trained Staff available 24/7
- Continuous education for staff on all currently available treatments.
- We provide treatment for post-surgical wounds, pressure ulcers, venous and arterial ulcers, to name a few.
Brandy Meers Earns the WCC, Wound Care Certified, Credential
National Alliance of Wound Care and Ostomy is pleased to announce that Brandy Meers has successfully passed the national certification exam to become Wound Care Certified (WCC). The WCC credential is a nationally recognized certification, which is highly regarded and held by the most professional wound care clinicians in the United States.
The WCC credential is a multidisciplinary certification available to licensed wound care professionals from across the healthcare continuum. This certification affirms that Brandy Meers, LPN, WCC; possesses the qualifications to deliver the highest standard in wound care to her patients.
Congratulations to Brandy Meers, LPN, WCC!
About Brandy Meers, WCC
Brandy received her nursing degree at the Atchison Technical School in 1999. She is currently employed at LaVerna Village Nursing and Rehab in Savannah, MO, where she is the Assistant Director of Nursing, Wound Care Nurse and Clinical Supervisor.
“Laverna Village Nursing Home of Savannah and Platinum Health Care continue to strive for optimal care and treatment for our residents. We are proud to have a Certified Wound Care Nurse on staff to provide the exceptional level of care we are known for in our community,” Barb Munsell, Director of Nursing.
Katie Johnson, Administrator, states “At LaVerna we take great pride in providing exceptional care in a loving environment. Brandy’s national wound care certification is a wonderful service to have available to all our residents in our community. Brandy’s commitment and dedication to completing this certification exemplifies the skills and dedication we expect from all of our staff.”
Brandy Meers, LPN, ADON, WCC
816-324-3185, ext. 370