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Holy Family Medical Center Selects ConvaTec Negative Pressure for Wound Care
Date:4/11/2011

resented a range of benefits for our patients, including the need for fewer dressing changes and decreases in wound size at 2 weeks and at the completion of treatment," said Cathy L. Johnson, RN, WCC, LNC, Wound Care Supervisor, Holy Family Medical Center. "We observed that wounds appeared to heal quickly and our staff reported that there were no incidences of tissue disruption when the Bio-Dome® dressings were removed."

About ConvaTec Negative Pressure

ConvaTec Negative Pressure featuring the intelligently designed Engenex® System with Bio-Dome® dressing technology is an innovative technology and engineering solution that utilizes the application of negative pressure which may promote healing and remove excess fluid, including wound exudate and infectious materials.

About Holy Family Medical Center:

Holy Family Medical Center is the only long-term acute care hospital in Illinois with comprehensive outpatient services including an immediate care center. Holy Family Medical Center is a part of Resurrection Health Care, a nationally ranked leader in quality care. In 2010, we were recognized with the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence™ at three hospitals, 14 specialty excellence awards and 48 five-star ratings, placing us among the top hospitals in the nation.

About ConvaTec

ConvaTec is a leading developer and marketer of innovative medical technologies that have helped improve the lives of millions of people worldwide. With four key focus areas – Ostomy Care, Wound Therapeutics, Continence and Critical Care, and Infusion Devices – ConvaTec products support healthcare professionals from the hospital to the community health setting. For more information, please visit www.convatec.com.

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