A Spirit of Innovation
At KCI, we are devoted to advancing the science of healing and positively impacting patient care by developing customer-driven innovation to meet the evolving needs of healthcare professionals. For over 35 years, we have led the way in the development of new technologies, medicines and therapies designed to make wound healing more manageable for caregivers and more comfortable for patients around the world.
We believe all patients deserve the most advanced treatments available. Our employees are focused on innovation and examining how to make science, and patient care, better for tomorrow. In over 20 countries around the world, KCI is improving patient outcomes, lowering costs and delivering the advanced treatments necessary to heal wounds and better the lives of patients.
Our proprietary KCI negative pressure technologies have revolutionized the way in which caregivers treat a wide variety of wound types. The KCI Vacuum Assisted Closure®, or V.A.C.® Therapy System, has been clinically demonstrated to help promote wound healing. V.A.C.® Therapy has been used on more than 8 million wounds worldwide*.
The capabilities we have built in transforming wound care provide us with a road map to transform the practice of medicine in other areas and to continue successfully growing the company.
*As of 31 December 2013