MCHENRY, Ill., April 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Medela is pleased to announce the addition of a continuing education program entitled Essential Wound Knowledge. This accredited course can be accessed through Medela's web education portal, www.medela.com/university, and is featured in the Medela booth at The Symposium on Advanced Wound Care (SAWC) Spring Meeting from April 29 to May 3, 2015 in San Antonio, TX. This education program has been designed as part of Medela's continued commitment to providing innovative products and services for the Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) market.
"Medela's goal with this program is to provide useful tools and leading-edge education for clinicians who deliver Negative Pressure Wound Therapy, or want to learn more about it," says Mitch Odahowski, Vice President of Healthcare for Medela, Inc. "We are pleased to offer this introductory course, which reflects Medela's core values of pursuing pioneering, knowledge-based solutions for the healthcare community and the patients they serve."
The comprehensive Medela NPWT portfolio of products and services offers clinical flexibility to support patient needs. With a choice of solutions across the continuum of care such as the Invia® Motion™ portfolio of personal pumps and the Invia® Liberty™ reusable system, Medela is committed to offering the right solutions for both patients and healthcare providers in all care settings.
With more than 50 years of leadership in medical vacuum technology, Medela has proven success in developing innovative and award winning products that deliver Swiss engineering quality and reliability. Medela has 18 subsidiaries in Europe, North America and Asia, distributes its products in over 90 countries.
Medela NPWT provides clinicians with options in caring for patients that enhance overall therapy performance, help improve patient outcomes, and control costs. For more information about Medela's NPWT portfolio of products and services or other Medela products, e-mail inquiries to [email protected], call (877) 694-6842 or visit www.medela.com.
Medela and Invia are registered trademarks of Medela Holding AG. Liberty and Motion are trademarks of Medela, Inc.