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Stealth Products Inc, a division of Quantum Rehab, announces that all of its products marked for ALS patients will receive expedited handling and shipping.
Commercial minivans have gone ADA compliant at Phoenix-based Vantage Mobility International. The company recently announced that the first commercial-use, ADA-compliant Toyota Northstar E360 has rolled off its assembly line.
Signature HealthCARE announces in a media release that Modern Healthcare has recently named it one of the 100 “Best Places to Work in Healthcare” for 2015.
The deal moves WebPT a step closer toward WebPT's corporate goal of delivering an all-encompassing software platform, according to chief operating officer Heidi Jannenga, PT, DPT, ATC/L.
In a press release, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the timeline for Round 1 of the Medicare Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies (DMEPOS) Competitive Bidding Program for 2017.
In its third straight appearance on the annual rankings of the nation's fastest-growing companies, Phoenix-based WebPT reports it ranks 723 on the list, and added more than 200 jobs.
Sunrise Medical, Fresno, Calif., recently announced the acquisition of Handicare's Mobility division, headquartered in Helmond, the Netherlands. This follows the June announcement that Sunrise Medical had been acquired by Nordic Capital.
NeuroRecovery Training Institute (NeuroRTI) announces that it is partnering with Kennedy Krieger Institute.
Permobil president says the new-hire improves the company's "bench strength" in marketing, with Weaver reportedly bringing more than 20 years of marketing experience in brand management, advertising, communications, events, and digital marketing.
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Burnet, Texas-based Stealth Products Inc looks to Steelman, a veteran in the complex rehab industry, to expand the company's marketing base.
The 2015 Amputee Coalition National Conference, themed “Everyone’s a Star,” will be held July 23-25 in Tucson, Arizona.
United Spinal Association announces that it has tapped James Weisman, its current vice president and general counsel, as its new president and CEO.
Mobility solutions provider Numotion announces that Tamas Feitel has joined the company as chief financial officer.
A mixed first quarter financial report didn’t quell U.S. Physical Therapy’s appetite for expansion as the Houston-based business swallows up another practice group.
It's definite: Patterson Medical is taking its ball and going home. After spending months exploring the potential sale of its medical unit, Patterson Companies has reached an agreement to sell Patterson Medical to Madison Dearborn Partners for roughly $715 million.
The NMEDA recently announced the winners of its "Local Heroes" contest, held as part of its National Mobility Awareness Month promotion in May.
Gorbel Medical, Rochester, NY, recently installed a SafeGait physical therapy device in The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center’s Outpatient Rehabilitation Facility at Martha Morehouse Medical Plaza in Columbus, Ohio.
Jersey, Channel Islands-based private equity firm Nordic Capital increases its investment in the mobility and services sector with its recent acquisition of Sunrise Medical, Fresno, Calif, from Equistone Partners Europe.
From freeways to main street, North American thoroughfares are about to see an upswing in wheelchair-accessible vehicles (WAVs) made available to commercial customers by Vantage Mobility International (VMI).
Stealth Products, Burnet, Texas, has expanded its footprint in the complex rehabilitation market through its recent acquisition of San Antonio-based Accessible Designs Inc (ADI), a manufacturer of complex rehab mobility components.