Kinetic Concepts, Inc.

Company Description
Kinetic Concepts, Inc. (KCI) is a global medical technology company, which is engaged in the discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of therapies and products. The Company's primary business units serve the advanced wound care, regenerative medicine and therapeutic support systems markets. The Company operates in three segments: Active Healing Solutions (AHS), LifeCell and Therapeutic Support Systems (TSS). The Company's AHS is focused on the development and commercialization of wound care therapies based on its negative pressure technology platform (NPTP), which employs negative pressure in a variety of applications to promote wound healing through mechanisms of action and to speed recovery times, while reducing the overall cost of treating patients with complex wounds. In December 2010, the Company acquired TechniMotion Medical, a company that designs and develops patient handling systems for acute and post-acute patient care.