With over 700 hospital-affiliated outpatient Wound Care Centers® that treat more than 300,000 patients and heal more than two million wounds, Healogics has the largest repository of chronic wound-specific patient data in the industry.
The Healogics Wound Science Initiative recognizes the value and relevance of this data to drive continuous, collaborative learning towards a better understanding of how to efficiently utilize healthcare resources to effectively manage this growing population.
Wound Science Initiative Objectives
The initiative focuses on the following activities, all in the context of chronic wound-specific patient outcomes and treatment effectiveness:
Drive the Science of Wound Care
Create new, translate existing and share unique insights and research that drive the science of wound care.
Develop & Share from a Unique Perspective
Develop and share content from a unique wound care perspective.
Increase Awareness of Wound Care Challenges
Engage, educate and extend awareness of the complicated wound care challenge.
“Our Wound Science Initiative takes advantage of the confluence of three macro trends: availability of more and diversified data across the continuum, new technology platforms that enable real-time data gathering and sharing, and predictive analytics tools that promise to reduce waste and improve patient outcomes.”
Chief Medical Officer