Debrief: Association for The Advancement of Wound Care (AAWC) 2019 Pressure Ulcer Summit [Video]

The Association for The Advancement of Wound Care (AAWC) has just wrapped up its pressure ulcer summit in Atlanta, Georgia.  Highlights included: The patient journey International participation and sharing of approaches (Switzerland, UK, Ireland, Mexico, and others) A pressure ulcer workshop Technical and scientific discussions Challenges and opportunities across the continuum of care Advocacy for … Read More

Investing in Advanced Wound Care? Avoid These 3 Costly Mistakes

It’s almost time for the largest healthcare investor event, the JP Morgan Annual Healthcare Conference, AKA #JPM19 . Over the years, tons of nearby parallel events have sprung up, bringing investors and industry together for a week of education and networking at Union Square, the heart of San Francisco’s commercial district. Every healthcare segment will … Read More

URGO’s Merger with SteadMed: Here’s What You Need to Know

URGO’s Merger with SteadMed: Here’s What You Need to Know French wound care MNC URGO Medical just announced the merger/acquisition of Texas-based SteadMed Medical. The resulting entity will be known as Urgo Medical North America. If you’re an advanced wound care stakeholder inside North America, you may be wondering, “Who is URGO Medical?” If you’re … Read More

Why Mölnlycke’s Acquisition of SastoMed Is a Big Deal

What happened? Today (2018.07.02), Mölnlycke Health Care announced its acquisition of SastoMed GmbH. Mölnlycke is of course known in the industry as a top global wound care (also wound prevention and surgical) product brand, particularly in Europe and the United States. SastoMed, a much smaller German firm, was a subsidiary of SanderStrothmann GmbH, a company which assesses, formulates, … Read More