Press release content from Business Wire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.
PRESS RELEASE: Paid content from Business Wire
Press release content from Business Wire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.

Synergy Wound Technology and Trade Africa Healthcare Announce Agreement to Offer InteliWound™ in South Africa

February 12, 2019 GMT

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 12, 2019--Synergy Wound Technology today announced an agreement with Trade Africa Healthcare focused on affordable and innovative healthcare solutions for Africa. The international agreement enables Trade Africa Healthcare to launch InteliWound, a mobile, cloud-first software-as-a-service (SaaS) app that reduces wound care costs, in the South African market, with additional African countries to follow.

“InteliWound fits with Trade Africa Healthcare’s mission: to offer solutions in novel and innovative ways to improve access to affordable healthcare across Africa,” said Charles Faul, CEO of Trade Africa Healthcare. “We believe InteliWound will assist many medical aid companies in our country to save money on wound care costs through its comprehensive wound management system and in turn reduce the cost of healthcare for patients, while improving the quality of care in many wound care settings.”

InteliWound, powered by a highly scalable platform built on Amazon Web Services, consists of a mobile iPad app and web portal. InteliWound provides:

“Synergy Wound Technology developed InteliWound to combat the high costs of wound care management with a technology-driven system that will deliver an immediate return on investment and improved outcomes from the customer’s first wound care engagement,” said Tom Forgeron, Founder and CEO of Synergy Wound Technology. “Our team at Synergy Wound Technology is looking forward to supporting Trade Africa Healthcare to help solve the challenges of managing wound care in Africa and beyond.”

About Synergy Wound Technology

Synergy Wound Technology is a technology-driven product development company that specializes in wound management, prevention, early evaluation of vascular disease for compression, and measurement of effectiveness after initiation of compression.

About Trade Africa Healthcare

Trade Africa Healthcare is a South African-based subsidiary of consulting firm Trade Africa Investment Holdings.

InteliWound is a registered Trademark of Synergy Wound Technology, LLC

View source version on businesswire.com:https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190212005026/en/

CONTACT: Jill Bolger

(619) 391-1744




SOURCE: Synergy Wound Technology

Copyright Business Wire 2019.

PUB: 02/12/2019 07:03 AM/DISC: 02/12/2019 07:03 AM