The clinic diagnoses and treats patients with chronic wounds including venous and arterial leg ulcers together with complex wounds associated with internal medical conditions (pyoderma gangrenosum and vasculitis). Treatment of wounds involves state-of-the-art dressings, compression therapy together with advanced treatment modalities such as negative pressure wound therapy and intermittent pneumatic compression. The ulcer clinic uses telemedicine as an important method to communicate with the primary healthcare sector.
About the region
Hospitals located in central Jutland are part of Central Denmark Region.
The region is a public institution with three main tasks within welfare and regional development:
- Health and hospitals
- Specialised offers to socially marginalised groups and disabled
- Political driving force for growth through regional development
The Central Denmark Region has approximately 26,100 full-time employees and a budget of DKK 30 billions.
The largest part of the budget is spent on health.
The region is governed by 41 directly elected politicians.
The Central Denmark Region has 10 hospitals consolidated into five hospital units. Each unit has its own management and administration.