Hans Lundgren

Mr Lundgren has a 30 years experience in the world of medical devices, working in different departments of Mölnlycke Health Care. In his capacity as Head of Public & Governmental Affairs he took the initiative and founded the Eucomed AWCS (Advanced Wound Care Sector). He is also a member of WAWLC (World Alliance of Wound and Lymphoedema Care), a charity and goodwill organization recognized by WHO.Assignments within Mölnlycke Health Care2010- Head of Public & Governmental Affairs, to act as global expert on healthcare systems and health policies with focus on Europe, US, Australia, China/S Korea and Japan.Assignments within Eucomed:2007- Elected chairman of the Eucomed AWCS, and re-elected in 2009 and 2011.Assignments within WAWLC (World Alliance of Wound and Lymphoedema Care):2010- Member of the WAWLC Executive Board.

Patient safety
How many of us have elderly friends and relatives who have spent time in various healthcare settings? Were you aware of the risks associated with that care? Did you know whether your loved one was risk-assessed or properly repositioned to prevent the development of a pressure ulcer?