Best Adoption - NGO

Ren Ci Hospital

Company Profile:

Founded on the principles to serve all regardless of race, religion and background as a charity healthcare institution in 1994, Ren Ci serves needy beneficiaries with the primary mission of providing affordable medical, nursing and rehabilitative care services for the community. 

Our suite of care services continues to play an active role in the growing prevalence of the silver population in Singapore through supporting the healthcare needs of the senior community.

Product Description:

CARES4WOUNDS is an Artificial Intelligence (AI) assisted software which is able to capture 3D images, measure, record, track progress & provide treatment guidance for wounds. It comprises of a mobile application (downloaded on e.g. iPad) and a web-based monitoring tool. CARES4WOUNDS software automates 3D wound measurements (length, width & depth) & tissue classification under 1 second.

Embedded AI algorithms translate the captured information into internationally approved wound assessment workflows, trend charts & treatment guidance – hence enabling prompt, accurate & standardised wound care & assessment.

Ren Ci is the first in Intermediate and Long Term Care (ILTC) sector to adopt this innovation, which has proven to improve patient care & staff productivity. Based on a time study, CARES4WOUNDS reduces assessment & documentation time from 8 mins (manual) to 1 min (automation) per wound. This amounts to a time saving of 7 mins & translates to productivity gain of an est. 546 hours per year.