Companies Announce Sale

Spectrum Products announced the sale of the Spectrum Aquatics catalog and Web site distribution business to In The Swim. The transition was effective July 10. Spectrum Products will continue to provide a full line of manufactured products through


News Story #147

Kim Stebbings Anodyne Therapy LLC, Tampa, Fla, is the company behind the Anodyne Therapy System, an FDA-approved infrared medical device that helps increase circulation and decrease pain. Since 1994, nearly 5,000 facilities have


News Story #145

Headrest System Artistry in Rehab Technology (A.R.T.) Group, a division of Sunrise Medical, Carlsbad, Calif, offers the Adjust-a-PLUSH headrest system. It is designed for use on clients who exhibit poor head control and require late


IRF Access Is Changing

Do you refer patients to an inpatient rehabilitation facility (IRF)? If you do, you may have noticed that more of your referrals that used to be accepted are now being denied. If you manage an IRF, you already know that access to i


LTCH 2007 PPS Final Rule: Softer than Proposed

On May 2, 2006, CMS announced the LTCH PPS Final Rule for the 2007 rate year, which finalized the proposed rules published in the Federal Register on January 27, 2006. Despite the heightened concern regarding the final rule’s effects


News Story #134

TiLite Announces Addition of Goodro, Roesler to Team Tyler Goodro TiLite, Kennewick, Wash, has hired Tina Roesler, MS, PT, ABDA, as director of sales and education, and Tyler Goodro as creative director. Roesler’s duties


The Great Debilitator

“I am aweary, give me leave awhile: Fie, how my bones ache!” —Juliet’s Nurse (Act II, Scene V), Romeo and Juliet, by William Shakespeare According to statistics gathered by the Foundation for Osteoporosis Research and Education (FORE


Penetrating Therapy

Ultrasound has been used for more than 60 years in stimulating deep tissue healing and reducing pain.


2006 Software Showcase

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