Encompass Medical Director Infectious Disease and Wound Care expert Bruce Ruben, MD has been selected to serve on the advisory board of the National Spinal Cord Injury Association’s Medical and Scientific Advisory Committee (MSAC.) This is a group of health care professionals whose expertise includes caring for disabled persons with spinal cord injuries (SCI) and who are committed to improving the quality of life of people living with these life-changing injuries.
Membership is comprised of professionals who care for both pediatric and adult SCIs, who have expertise in pain management, rehab and physical therapy, and now wound management. Dr. Ruben’s duties will include input on health care policies, reviewing materials for medical accuracy, and assisting in finding ambulatory resources, eliminating the need for hospitalization for SCI patients.
Encompass HealthCare is proud to offer its patients an outpatient setting where they can get their comprehensive wound-healing treatment and go back to their daily life….all without hospitalization.
Dr. Ruben’s extensive knowledge in wound healing will now be available on a national level. He’ll be answering questions and concerns from patients and doctors from around the country.
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