The ACHM is a professional society dedicated to appropriate utilization, standards of care, education, training, certification, and recognition of hyperbaric oxygen therapy as a distinct medical specialty.

The American College of Hyperbaric Medicine was founded in 1983 in support of clinicians practicing hyperbaric medicine who recognized the importance of therapeutic oxygen in clinical applications, especially wound management.

Recent News

ACHM Nominations are Officially Open!

September 1st, 2016|0 Comments

2016 is an election year not only for the United States, but also for the American College of Hyperbaric Medicine.  The [...]

Radionecrosis Research Registry Full Study

January 28th, 2016|0 Comments

We are proud to have accomplished this epic study and to bring the project to conclusion.  This is largest study ever [...]

ACHM’s New Executive Director, Christopher Grant, CHWS, CHS

November 14th, 2015|0 Comments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The American College of Hyperbaric Medicine (ACHM) Announces New Executive Director, Christopher Grant, CHWS, CHS Milwaukee, Wisconsin - [...]

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Careers in Hyperbaric Medicine

2.5 Wound Care Physicians in Eastern Pennsylvania – No Call, Weekends, or Evening Hours

May 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN), in eastern Pennsylvania, has approval to hire 2.5 physicians for its expanding Wound Treatment Center. The [...]

Wound Care/Hyperbaric Medicine in Salt Lake City, UT

December 12th, 2016|0 Comments

Wound Care/Hyperbaric Medicine Intermountain Healthcare System Intermountain Medical Center & LDS Hospital Salt Lake City, Utah Practice Information One BC/BE Wound [...]

Hyperbaric Technician PRN in Port Charlotte, FL

December 8th, 2016|0 Comments

Hyperbaric Technician PRN Fawcett Memorial Hospital Port Charlotte, FL Join us at Fawcett Memorial Hospital, part of the growing HCA West [...]

Join the ACHM

Membership to the ACHM is open to any member of the medical community specializing in wound care or hyperbaric medicine in the United States. As a member you will receive:

  • Discounts on conferences, videos and other training materials
  • Access to the Members Only portion of the website which includes the Monthly Practice Update and The Clinical Connection
  • Access to the forum for industry communication with other members
  • Industry updates and information
  • Subscription to our newsletter
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In partnership with WebCME, we are pleased to offer many online educational opportunities.

All courses offer CME/CEU credit. Click here to view the ACHM’s Position Statement on Introductory Hyperbaric Education.

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Introductory Courses

HBO103: Hyperbaric Medicine: Principles & Practice, 2nd Edition

This course is designed for physicians, fellows, mid-level practitioners, nurses and other allied health professionals dedicated to the field of Hyperbaric Medicine.

WND110: Wound Care Basic Training

This course is designed for physicians, fellows, mid-level practitioners, nurses and other allied health professionals who are involved in the care of patients with acute and chronic wounds.

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Effective January 1st, 2017