EHOB Set to Widen Distribution of Bedside Pressure Mapping System

Under the terms of a new distribution deal, Indianapolis-based EHOB, a provider of products associated with the prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers, will also provide the M.A.P Continuous Bedside Pressure Mapping System (CBPM), manufactured by Wellsense, Nashville, Tenn.

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James C. Harnden Leads Tech and Finance at University of St Augustine

San Marcos, Calif-based University of St Augustine for Health Sciences (USA) has named James C. Harnden vice president of business administration. Harnden was tapped for the position to provide operational leadership for USA’s technology, facilities, finance, and real estate operations.

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Barry Hix Is New CEO at Cadence Biomedical

Medical device developer Cadence Biomedical, based in Seattle, recently announced Barry Hix as the company’s new chief executive officer. Cadence Biomedical is a developer of medical devices that help individuals accelerate a recovery to walking following a stroke or other neurological condition.

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International Expertise Marks Performance Health’s Scientific Advisory Committee

A multidisciplinary group of 18 health and science professionals from five different nations are among those appointed to the Performance Health 2015 Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC). The group convenes annually to present research findings associated with several of the products offered by Akron, Ohio-based Performance Health.

Numotion Teams with Pro Wheelchair Basketballer Ryan Martin

Ryan Martin, who gained fame as a professional wheelchair basketball player in the United States and Europe, has entered into a partnership with Rocky Hill, Conn-based Numotion. Under the accord, Martin will contribute as a guest blogger to Nuances, The Numotion Blog.

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Wheelchair Professionals Organization Prepares Launch

The International Society of Wheelchair Professionals (ISWP) is a newly formed organization whose aims include development of a global network to teach and professionalize device repair, as well as ensuring a new level of standardization, certification, and oversight.

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BiOM Prosthetics Maker Powers Up with $6 Million in Funding

The manufacturer of the T2 System ankle-foot prosthetic, Bedford, Mass-based BiOM, announced it has raised $6 million in debt and equity funding, according to a regulatory filing with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission.

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Todd Walling Focuses on Strategic Goals in New Role at Permobil

Todd Walling has been promoted to senior vice president of sales, North American Region, at Lebnon Tenn-headquartered Permobil, according to a statement from Permobil. In his new role, Walling reportedly will be managing and setting strategic goals for the Permobil and TiLite sales force.