Medical device player outlines wound care industry aims after government commitment

Medical products and technologies company ConvaTec has welcomed the government’s support for the wound care industry as part of the Life Sciences Sector Deal, and has outlined its own objectives to supporting the government’s actions.


The company has been working with the Association of British HealthTech Industries, healthcare providers and UK academia to identify ways of improving patient outcomes and maximise financial efficiency in the wound care industry. This will include the use of new digital clinical decision support tools to try and support health professionals and patients.


Simon Whitfield, vice president & UK general manager of ConvaTec said: “We are proud to be contributing to the Wound Care Sector Deal, which brings key stakeholders across the NHS, government and industry together to reduce variation in wound assessments and deliver better outcomes for patients and healthcare professionals … read more