FORT WORTH, TX / ACCESSWIRE / January 13, 2020 / Sanara MedTech Inc. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, Sanara MedTech Inc. ('Sanara' or the 'Company') (OTCQB:SMTI), a provider of surgical and chronic wound care products dedicated to improving patient outcomes, announced today that it has agreed to engage Donald Stelly for two years to provide services to Sanara in support of the expansion of its business in wound and skin care. The contract is anticipated to be finalized in the next few weeks.
Ron Nixon, Sanara's Executive Chairman stated, 'We are excited that Don has agreed to assist Sanara's management team in their strategic expansion. I have enjoyed working with Don over the last 15 years as a board member for LHC Group. He brings a wealth of experience in the post-acute care setting, a track record of success, and an understanding of what drives quality clinical outcomes for patients in the post-acute care market. By bringing him on board, we believe Sanara will be better positioned to continue to build on its success in providing patients with products that produce efficacious outcomes at a lower overall cost.'
Prior to his engagement by Sanara, Mr. Stelly was the President and Chief Operating Officer of LHC Group, Inc., a national provider of in-home healthcare services with 32,000 employees that deliver home health, hospice, home and community based services, and facility-based care in 35 states and the District of Columbia.
'I am thrilled to have the opportunity to work with Sanara,' said Mr. Stelly. 'With best in class products, an experienced management team, and a focus on positively impacting patient outcomes, Sanara is well positioned to provide a unique value proposition to the wound care market. I look forward to helping the team execute their strategy and build on the momentum they have already achieved.'
About Sanara MedTech Inc.
With a focus on improving patient outcomes through evidence-based healing solutions, Sanara MedTech Inc. markets and distributes wound and skincare products to physicians, hospitals, clinics, and all post-acute care settings. We are constantly seeking long-term strategic partnerships with a focus on products that produce efficacious outcomes at a lower overall cost. Our products are primarily sold in the North American advanced wound care and surgical tissue repair markets. Sanara MedTech markets and distributes CellerateRX® Surgical Activated Collagen® to the surgical markets as well as the following products to the wound care market: BIAKŌS™ Antimicrobial Skin and Wound Cleanser, HYCOL™ Hydrolyzed Collagen, and PULSAR II™ Advanced Wound Irrigation™ (AWI). In addition, Sanara is actively seeking to expand within its six focus areas of wound and skincare for the acute, post-acute, and surgical markets. The focus areas are debridement, biofilm removal, hydrolyzed collagen, advanced biologics, negative pressure wound therapy adjunct products, and the oxygen delivery system segment of the healthcare industry. For more information, visit SanaraMedTech.com.
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Callon Nichols, Director of Investor Relations
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