Paul Hartmann AG engages in the production of medical and hygiene products. It operates through the following business segments: Wound Management, Incontinence Management and Infection Management. The Wound Management segment comprises wound dressing & treatment, compression therapy, first aid, functional therapy, immobilization, and diagnostics. The Incontinence Management segment provides incontinence hygiene, patient care, and medical skin care; this includes underpads for patients as well as patient hygiene products and medical skin care. The Infection Management segment consists of custom procedure trays, surgical draping systems, surgical clothing and absorbents, disposable surgical instruments, and disinfectants. The company was founded in1818 and is headquartered in Heidenheim, Germany.