About Derma Sciences Inc.

Tissue Regeneration in Wound Care Across the Spectrum

Derma Sciences is a Tissue Regeneration Company at the forefront of research and innovation for the management of acute and chronic wounds, and burns. The products we bring to the market are in the best tradition of evidence-based medicine, helping clinicians around the world improve clinical outcomes.

With you in mind, our portfolio has grown to provide clinicians with solutions to assist with tissue regeneration - from the start of a wound through to wound closure. From MEDIHONEY®, to XTRASORB®, to BIOGUARD®, ALGICELL® Ag, TCC-EZ® and now, AMNIOEXCEL® and AMNIOMATRIX®, our intelligent, evidence-based products help to advance healing for patients suffering from complex chronic or acute wounds such as diabetic foot ulcers, venous leg ulcers, pressure ulcers and burns.

Company Highlights

MEDIHONEY® Episode 9: Challenged with Dehisced Surgical Wounds? - 30 June 2015

Dehisced surgical wounds can cause many care providers to hit the “panic” button. These wounds can quickly go downhill, getting stuck in the inflammatory phase and are usually associated with increased costs of care and patient length of stay. In this webinar, Kara Couch will address why and when she turns to MEDIHONEY®, with or without combination therapies, to heal these challenging acute wounds.

New TCC-EZ SKU - 23 June 2015

Derma Sciences is pleased to announce that we have added a new TCC-EZ® SKU to the market leading Total Contact Casting system. This is something our customers have been asking for. We are very happy to provide this option as it will help clinicians give each patient the correct boot to fit their foot.

REIMBURSEMENT NEWS: MEDIHONEY® PRODUCTS ARE NOW COVERED! - 15 June 2015

MEDIHONEY® dressings have been assigned to a covered code, effective immediately. We received notification that, effective June 15, 2015, MEDIHONEY® dressings have been assigned to A4649, miscellaneous surgical supply. With this decision MEDIHONEY® dressings are again covered by Medicare Part B.

Managing Skin Tears with MEDIHONEY® - 7 May 2015

In this webinar, we will discuss implementation of a skin tear protocol and review various cases in which MEDIHONEY® dressings were used to promote debridement and healing.

AMNIOEXCEL® Membrane Receives Coverage From Novitas, a Medicare Administrative Contractor - 22 April 2015

On April 9, 2015, Novitas Solutions, Inc. implemented a coverage policy which includes use of AMNIOEXCEL® membrane. Novitas is one of the largest Medicare Administrative Contractors, administering claims processing and payment, as well as developing coverage policies which guide clinicians on which products and services are eligible for payment under the Medicare program.