Getinge AB is a medical technology company. It provides equipment, systems and solutions to the healthcare and the life science industries. It operates through three business areas: Acute Care Therapies, Patient & Post-Acute Care and Surgical Workflows. Acute Care Therapies offers solutions for life support in acute health conditions like; cardiac, pulmonary and vascular therapies. Patient & Post-Acute Care offer solutions for daily tasks of lifting and transferring patients as well as patient hygiene. Surgical Workflows develops solutions for infection control, operating rooms and advanced IT systems. The company was founded by Olander Larsson in 1904 and is headquartered in GÃ¶teborg, Sweden.