The new Healico is out! Introducing the patient feed

Healico is a free mobile app enabling more than 15 000 healthcare professionals to better take care of their patients with wounds. Guirec Le Lous (Urgo Medical President) and Philippe Bienvenu (Digital Transformation Director) revealed on YouTube a major update to follow-up patients’ healing more easily: the patient feed. Here are the three main updates: …

Join Urgo Medical

By joining Urgo Medical, you will meet many different teams who are united by a common mission, “Healing People”, to help healthcare professionals heal people by providing evidence-based treatments & innovative services so that life can start again for patients. This mission drives us every day, inspires us to surpass ourselves and strengthen our pride …

World Diabetes Day 2022

Often underestimated, or even unrecognised by patients, diabetic foot ulcer is one of the most common, costly and severe complications of diabetes. That’s why prevention and education are key to avoid ulcers and in the worst cases, amputation. In line with World Diabetes Day 2022 topic, “Education to protect tomorrow”, Urgo Medical seized the opportunity …

LEGS GO!

As The Healing Company, our mission is to partner with Healthcare Professionals to help them accompany, support, and heal their patients. https://youtu.be/lVSZ09KBAzM Leg ulcers affect 1% of adults worldwide1,2,3 and up to 70% of venous leg ulcers recur after healing4.  Today, patients and healthcare professionals need concrete tools and support to make a difference in …

Urgo Medical teams mobilized to reduce waste

On the occasion of the European Weeks for Sustainable Development, (September 18 to October 8, 2022), Urgo Medical France, Global and Urgo RID teams met on the banks of Lake Kir (Dijon) for an awareness day on waste management. The teams, equipped with waste tongs, raincoats and plastic bags collected over 95 kilos of waste …

Inclusive Dialogue

  What good is a treatment if your patient won’t adhere to it? Some patients may perceive compression therapy or offloading as a MAJOR INCONVENIENCE, as it involves engaging with treatment for a LONG PERIOD OF TIME.1 Low adherence with therapy may results in DELAYED HEALING and poor healing outcomes2. Healthcare professionnals have an IMPORTANT …

Patient Centred Diagnosis

Each patient is different and needs the right treatment from the start. Identifying individual patient needs through a holistic assessment of the patient, his/her wound, its aetiology, associated co-morbidities and the patient’s lifestyle is key to implement the right treatment from the start and ensure best patient outcomes. Considering their risk factors of impaired healing, …

Urgo Medical Education

We believe each patient is different and deserves the appropriate treatment for their wounds. As a partner to help health care professionals get the support and training they need, Urgo Medical Education is the new education program by Urgo Medical. Our priority is to empower health care professionals to improve patient outcomes by delivering the …

Infection control

Bacteria are present on all type of wounds, but the bacterial balance of the wound plays a key role in healing.1 Infection is defined as an invasion and multiplication of microorganisms in body tissues, evoking an inflammatory response (systemic and/or local) and causing local signs of inflammation, tissue destruction, and fever.2 Infection is one of …