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Mobility Ventures announces it will join approximately 150 disability advocates to raise awareness of the issues surrounding the mobility community during United Spinal Association’s upcoming Roll on Capitol Hill.
BraunAbility and Permobil announce a joint research and development venture to explore ways to improve the interface between wheelchairs and wheelchair-accessible vehicles.
Sturdy McKee, MPT, joins Clinicient Inc as senior director of client executives, to oversee the Total INSIGHT program and provide business coaching to Total INSIGHT clients.
U.S. Rehab and Permobil have added TiLite to their list of contracted suppliers providing titanium and aluminum wheelchairs for U.S. Rehab members.
Amputee Coalition announces the election of Jeffrey J. Cain, MD, to its board of directors.
Warrenville, Ill-headquartered Patterson Medical announces that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Akron, Ohio-based Performance Health.
Mediware Information Systems Inc announces its recent acquisition of Bowman Systems LLC, a provider of software systems for human services such as homeless assistance.
Athletico Physical Therapy announces the recent opening of its first-ever clinic focused primarily on hand therapy.
MFB PM&R Residency Program
Applications are now being accepted for the newly launched Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) residency program at Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital.
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In collaboration with Liaison, the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) offers a centralized application service (CAS) for graduate degree programs focusing on occupational therapy assistants.
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Via an exclusive partnership with BraunAbility, Costco is now offering special pricing on wheelchair-accessible vehicles as well as discounts on adaptive equipment and mobility component parts and service.
Oakland, Calif-based Physical Therapy Innovations (PTI) reports that, after upgrading its analytics and services solution to the Total INSIGHT system from Clinicient, it has seen a $50K revenue increase over the course of the year.
Updates to the 2017 version of Mobility Ventures’ MV-1 vehicle include a power liftgate, LED headlamps, and an improved user interface for the touch screen radio.
Power wheelchair provider Quantum Rehab announces its continued support of The ALS Association as a premier-level national partner.
Participants in the Invictus Games Orlando 2016 are receiving prosthetics and orthotics technical services provided by Ottobock.
Lodi, Ohio-based Bailey Manufacturing Company has developed and built various products and equipment in the fields of physical therapy, occupational therapy, work hardening, sports medicine, and rehabilitation, since 1956.
Restore Rehabilitation has recently launched a national telephonic case management service for recipients of workers’ compensation benefits.
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ROHO Inc, a business unit of Lebanon, Tenn-headquartered Permobil Inc, has recently added Chris Ritter to the newly created position of product manager, global sales, for the AGILITY product line.
General Dynamics Information Technology has recently received $75 million from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to continue to provide and maintain software for CMS’ Durable Medical Equipment (DME) program.
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Pride Mobility Products Corp, based in Exeter, Pa, announces it has promoted Seth Johnson to senior vice president of government affairs.