Shared Health Services Names Mike White, MD as Chief Medical Officer (CMO)
Shared Health Services, a Tennessee based wound care and hyperbaric oxygen therapy management company, has named Dr. Mike White, MD, MMM, CWS as its Chief Medical Officer (CMO).
Dr. White received his Doctorate of Medicine from Marshall University and completed his Family Practice Residency at Florida Hospital in Orlando, FL. He went on to obtain a Masters of Medical Management from Tulane University in 2009. He is boarded in family medicine, undersea and hyperbaric medicine, and is a certified wound specialist. He lectures frequently on the subjects of wound care and hyperbaric oxygen therapy throughout the United States as a faculty member with Wound Care Education Partners. His professional affiliations include the American Academy of Family Physicians, the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society and the American College of Physician Executives.
In accepting his new position Dr. White stated, "Given the fact that over 6.5 million Americans experience the destructive affects of chronic wounds, I am very proud to be joining such a well established and progressive wound care management company. Shared Health Services has a long, and proven, history of caring for patients with problem wounds. I am pleased that my association with the company will allow me to share my knowledge and experience with other healthcare providers and partner hospitals."
Shared Health Services, in conjunction with its partner hospitals, offers evidence based wound care which is proven to reduce complications and amputations related to these chronic, non-healing wounds. During a typical visit to a Wound Care Center a patient will undergo a complete assessment, wound measurement and photographs, debridement to aid in the removal of dead, damaged, or infected tissue by surgical or other means to improve the healing potential of the remaining healthy tissue, infectious disease management, laboratory and vascular evaluation, advanced wound dressings, compression dressings, prosthetic and pressure relief assistance, negative pressure wound therapy and/or hyperbaric oxygen therapy.
Shared Health Services (SHS) is a wound care management company based in Johnson City, Tennessee. SHS contracts with hospitals to help them open and manage successful outpatient wound care and hyperbaric centers. The company currently works with hospitals from Florida to Pennsylvania. More information is available at www.sharedhealthservices.com/.