Why Wound Care?

6.5 million US patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise.

The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater!

Free Resources for a Career in Wound Care

Over 40 presentations on key wound care topics were developed by leading educators within this field as a way to encourage students and clinicians to consider a career as a wound care specialist. Check out the Why Wound Care website and learn more for free.

Nursing Students


Medical Students & Residents


Practicing Clinicians