About Us

HMP Communications, LLC (HMP) is a leader in healthcare communications and education. The company publishes some of the nation's most well respected medical journals across a wide spectrum of medical specialties. Additional core competencies within HMP include more than 20 years of meeting management/production expertise and over a decade producing cutting edge, online educational programs.

HMP Communications is divided into four specialty areas - the Wound Care/Podiatry Division, the Cardiovascular Division, the Managed Care/Long-Term Care Division and the Dermatology Division. Within each of these specialties, HMP provides physicians, nurses, and other allied healthcare professionals valuable scientific research and product information through medical journals, customized reports, conferences, expositions, symposiums, advisory boards, websites, podcasts, webcasts, and teleconferences.

HMP is dedicated to delivering vital information to clinicians that assist them in providing better outcomes to their patients. HMP works closely with thought leaders who are at the forefront of the latest evidence-based treatments, research and therapies in each specialty area it serves.

Publishing:

Wound Care/Podiatry Division - No other medical publishing company has made a greater commitment to the wound care market than HMP Communications. Since the mid-1980's, the Company has been continually identifying key physicians, nurses and therapists who specialize in the treatment of wounds within hospitals, wound clinics, long-term care facilities and home care settings. As the clear market leader, HMP publishes WOUNDS, the most widely read physician journal focusing on wound care and wound research; Ostomy Wound Management (OWM), the only peer-reviewed, multidisciplinary publication specifically dedicated to the advanced practice wound care nurse; Today's Wound Clinic, the only journal for key decision-makers within wound clinics; and Podiatry Today, continually recognized for editorial excellence, earning top honors and awards for its insightful, how-to clinical features and columns targeting podiatrists.

Meetings:

HMP Communications manages or produces more than 60 medical events throughout the U.S. each year. The Symposium on Advanced Wound Care (SAWC) is the largest gathering of multidisciplinary wound care clinicians in the US with more than 2,500 physicians, nurses, pharmacists, podiatrists, and physical therapists in attendance each year. In September 2009, the inaugural SAWC Fall meeting was successfully launched with nearly 700 physicians, nurses, pharmacists, podiatrists, and physical therapists attending.

Online:

HMP Communications is an industry leader in online communication. The company has a robust web presence in each specialty division utilizing webcasts, e-newsletters, e-blasts, banner advertisements, product bulletins, showcase videos, and more, reaching over 25,000 e-subscribers within the HMP Wound Care/Podiatry online database.