"PolyRemedy is an innovative company tackling a significant healthcare problem," said Dr. Cooper. "The cost of chronic wounds, both in terms of healthcare dollars and the emotional toll on the individuals experiencing them, grows daily. PolyRemedy's system will radically change the way wound care is delivered and tracked, and I'm excited to be part of that change." PolyRemedy develops a system that delivers customized dressings for each patient, ensuring the continuity of care between the outpatient clinic and home, more easily allowing clinicians to track treatments, healing rates and cost of care.
As PolyRemedy's vice president of solution delivery and IT, Coyne will contribute his understanding of healthcare information technology and direct experience implementing and supporting innovative delivery systems. Coyne brings over 20 years of experience in healthcare information systems and automation, most recently serving as vice president of information systems and chief information officer for Omnicell, Inc., Mountain View, Calif. Prior to that, he held various technical leadership positions with Omnicell and HBO & Company (now McKesson Corporation), San Francisco, Calif.
"I'm looking forward to helping PolyRemedy revolutionize the wound care delivery process," said Coyne. "With PolyRemedy's innovative system, we have the opportunity to contribute to the knowledge of wound care and wound progress in an exciting, unprecedented way. Using IT, we will be able to capture very detailed and useful information about treatments and the progress of the wound, and the system has the capability to generate wound dressing orders on-demand for patients at home, which ensures continuum of care."
Both Dr. Cooper and Mr. Coyne will report to Eckert as part of PolyRemedy's senior management team and work out of the Company's Mountain View headquarters.
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