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Stop Pressure Ulcer Day

November 17 2016

New consensus document highlights the important role of dressings in preventing pressure ulcers - one of the biggest patient safety challenges facing today’s NHS Milton Keynes, UK, 17 November 2016 – The first-everconsensus document highlighting the...

Surrey Nursing Team shortlisted for award

June 21 2016

Virgin Care’s Tissue Viability Nursing Team has been shortlisted for a Patient Safety Award for their work on pressure ulcer prevention which showed significant reductions in pressure ulcers reported. Jenny and the team are nominated in the...

Mölnlycke Health Care Wound Academy: 2016 Winners

June 20 2016

Mölnlycke Health Care are pleased to recognise excellence in wound care, and announce the winners of the Wound Academy Scholarship and Awards lunch, held in London on the 19th May 2015. Dr David Foster, Head of the Nursing, Midwifery and...

Going the distance for DEBRA

October 23 2015

Mölnlycke Health Care, the world-leading provider of surgical and wound care products is hosting a 600-mile charity cycle to raise money for UK Registered charity, DEBRA. DEBRA supports individuals and families affected by genetic skin disorder,...

NEW Exufiber® - Now available on Drug Tariff

March 2 2015

Mölnlycke Health Care is delighted to announce the launch of Exufiber on to the Drug Tariff from 1st March 2015. Exufiber is a unique gelling fiber dressing with patented Hydrolock® Technology which addresses the challenges of...

Wound Academy award winner invited to 10 Downing Street

October 23 2014

One of our Wound Academy winners this year was Wendy Luke, Deputy Manager at Chester Court Care Home. Wendy outlined a case study of a patient with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. It showed how Wendy and the team had worked together to find a...

A world first: preventing skin reactions during radiation therapy

July 7 2014

A study published in the Radiotherapy & Oncology Journal has shown that the use of Mepitel Film® dressings prevents the development of moist desquamation: painful skin ulcerations associated with breast cancer radiation...

Wound Academy awards

June 3 2014

Excellence in wound care was recognised and rewarded at the Mölnlycke Health Care Academy annual Scholarship and Awards lunch at the Vintner’s Hall, London on the 2nd May 2014. Dr David Foster, Deputy Director of Nursing for NHS England...

Study shows BARRIER® EasyWarm® single-use active self-warming blanket from Mölnlycke Health Care helps reduce hypothermia and improve patient comfort

December 16 2013

A study presented at the Post-Graduate Assembly (PGA) in Anesthesiology in New York shows the benefits of patient warming using the BARRIER® EasyWarm® active self-warming blanket, which has recently been cleared for use in the...

Single patient-use, negative pressure wound therapy system launched

December 9 2013

Mölnlycke Health Care has strengthened its negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) offering by launching Avance® Solo, a single patient-use, true NPWT system with variable pressure settings, initially across the United...

Single patient-use, negative pressure wound therapy system launched

December 9 2013

Mölnlycke Health Care has strengthened its negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) offering by launching Avance® Solo, a single patient-use, true NPWT system with variable pressure settings, initially across the United...

Richard Twomey appointed New CEO

November 7 2013

Mölnlycke Health Care today announces that Richard Twomey has been appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO)....

Expanding antimicrobial wound care dressing product offering

November 4 2013

Mölnlycke Health Care has signed a licensing agreement with Covalon Technologies to market and distribute antimicrobial film dressings using the Canadian company’s technology.  ...

Mölnlycke Health Care completes investment programme at Oldham factory; expands production line

October 8 2013

Mölnlycke Health Care has completed a £2.2 million (EUR 2.8 million, SEK 25 million) investment programme at its Oldham factory in the United Kingdom....