Outpatient Services

At Kindred Hospital Southwest, we offer a full range of comprehensive outpatient services and programs for patients of all ages. We help you or your loved one to regain independence and achieve a recovery goal, as we understand every individual is different. Our specialists are here to help you while providing a customized recovery plan that addresses the unique needs of each patient.

Outpatient IV Infusion

At our IV infusion center, we offer IV therapy administered by certified medical professionals for patients requiring intravenous medications and antibiotics. Our professionals have experience with a wide range of diagnoses and are certified to administer treatment as prescribed. Kindred’s IV infusion center serves the Dallas/ Fort Worth area, is open 7-days a week, and is conveniently located inside the hospital while providing a patient-friendly setting and top-of-the-line comfort. Our core philosophy is to help patients move one step closer to healing.

Infusion Therapy Include:

  • Antibiotics
  • Hydration
  • Intravenous Iron Infusion
  • IV Immunoglobulin
  • IV Medication

Outpatient Pulmonary Rehab

At Kindred, we understand the hardship of living with a chronic respiratory condition. Our goal is to help our patients breathe easier and remain independent. The Outpatient Pulmonary Rehabilitation program at Kindred Hospital Southwest offers a combination of exercise, support and education to help you learn how live and breathe better. The Outpatient Pulmonary Rehab program offers classes 5-days a week with a flexible schedule and no waiting list. Our pulmonary specialists work closely with you and your physician to develop an individualized treatment program that meets your special needs.

JOINT COMMISSION DISEASE-SPECIFIC CERTIFIED Program

Respiratory Conditions

  • COPD
  • Emphysema
  • Persistent Asthma
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Occupational or Environmental Exposure
  • Pre/Post Thoracic or Abdominal Surgery
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Chronic bronchitis

Program Goals

  • Control of symptoms and complications of respiratory impairment
  • Understanding of how to achieve optimal capacity to carry out activities of daily living.
  • Increased self reliance and independence.
  • Overall improvement of quality of life.
  • Implementation of an individualized program to meet your needs.
  • Building strength and endurance, thereby decreasing shortness of breath.
  • Education on lung diseases.

Outpatient Wound Care Clinic

Kindred Hospital Fort Worth Southwest Outpatient Wound Care Clinic has more than 50 years of combined experience in treating non-healing wounds. Our comprehensive wound care programs are designed for patients who require ongoing medical management of problematic wounds. Our wound care program provides a full range of outpatient services including wound assessments, weekly physician visits and patient/ caregiver education. In addition, appropriate diagnostic evaluations, laboratory tests and vascular interventions are available.

As a leader in wound care management for Dallas, Fort Worth, Kindred strives to provide positive outcomes and restore patients to their optimal level of function utilizing the most advanced and comprehensive wound management available. Our wound care clinic is open 5-days a week.

Types of Wounds Treated:

  • Diabetic foot ulcers
  • Venous ulcers
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Non-healing, surgical wounds
  • Arterial/ischemic ulcers
  • Post-radiation injury to tissue or bone
  • Traumatic wounds
  • Infected wounds
  • Crush injuries
  • Compromised flaps or grafts

Wound Care Treatment Plans:

  • Infection control
  • Restoration of blood flow
  • Debridement (removal of dead tissue)
  • Offloading
  • Hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) therapy
  • Skin substitutes
  • Compression therapy
  • Foot reconstruction
  • Skin graft or flap

Outpatient Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

Other indicators for Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment:

  • Non-healing Wounds
  • Diabetic Foot Ulcers
  • Chronic Bone Infection
  • Radiation Wounds / Osteoradionecrosis
  • Post Surgical Compromised Flaps / Amputations
  • Acute Thermal Burns
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Severe Necrotizing Infection
  • Intracranial Abscess
  • Central Retinal Artery Occlusion