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

InteliWound to Help Lower Healthcare Costs While Improving the Quality
of Life for Wound Care Patients Across Africa

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–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:

  • Precision, volumetric measurements via advanced camera technology
  • Guided, easy-to-understand, clinically proven wound assessments
  • A proprietary wound scoring system for tracking healing rates and
    outcomes
  • Treatment plan suggestions with application instructions
  • Wound supply recommendations and/or durable medical equipment
  • An optional marketplace
  • Standardized wound documentation
  • Educational information and resources for both clinician and patient
  • Real-time collaboration between the clinician and a designated wound
    care professional

“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

Contacts

Jill Bolger
(619) 391-1744
global@inteliwound.com