Manatee Memorial Hospital welcomes new hyperbaric chamber

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Posted: Friday, April 26, 2013 5:21 pm | Updated: 3:58 pm, Mon Apr 29, 2013.

BRADENTON, FL. - Manatee Memorial Hospital welcomed a new hyperbaric chamber to its facility, but it wasn't easy.

The chamber weighs nearly a ton, so the hospital had to remove a window and use a crane to lift it into the hospital's wound care and hyperbaric treatment center.

It's actually the hospital's third chamber, and will help patients with chronic wounds.

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