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HME Industry Remembers Invacare Corp. Founder Mal Mixon

Mixon, one of HME's pioneers, passed away this week at age 80.

VMI’s New ParkSmart Sensor: Educating Drivers One Message at a Time

ParkSmart's goal: Reducing the obstacles that challenge wheelchair vehicle ramps.

Ability Members Group Welcomes Home Medical Equipment Ltd.

Canadian provider network keeps growing.

Editor's Note

I Attended the Virtual Abilities Expo. Here’s What It Was Like

This was the second virtual event for the consumer show series this year.

Numotion Adds BritKare’s Rehab Division

New acquisition expands Numotion's reach in Texas.

Numotion Launches ATOM Outcome Measures Program

New program will gauge effectiveness of CRT and compare outcomes of in-person and telehealth evaluations.

Clinician Task Force Announces New Leadership Team

New leadership term for the organization starts Jan. 1, 2021.

Medicare Advantage Plans: They Say They Follow Medicare Guidelines, But…

Funding & policy expert Dan Fedor on why providers and Medicare beneficiaries should take a closer look at MAPs before committing.

Ability Members Group Is Growing Rapidly in Canada

Provider network has added 25 companies in the last 10 months.

Invacare Launches Power Standing System for AVIVA FX Line

Motion Concepts system offers multiple powered seating abilities.



Mobile Shower Commode Chairs for Children with Changing Needs

As kids grow and their conditions progress, their assistive technology needs to keep pace.

Mobile Shower Commode Chairs for Older People Living at Home

The ability to independently clean ourselves is critical to maintaining a high quality of life.

Invacare Supports 2020 Toys for Tots Campaign

Manufacturer's Solara 3G wheelchair was the inspiration.

New CMS Proposed Rule Includes CRT Manual Wheelchair Change

Proposed rule features changes brought about by December 2019 legislation.

Curtiss-Wright Launches New PWC Control System

Control system was designed by PG Drives division.

NPIAP Offers COVID-19 Pressure Injury Resources

Whitepapers, infographics and podcasts can help healthcare professionals caring for patients with varying presentations.

NSM Expands Workers’ Compensation CRT & Accessibility Team

National Seating & Mobility adds a Program Manager and a General Manager to its Workers' Compensation team.

Sunrise Medical Launches QUICKIE Power Portfolio Upgrades

New power wheelchair functions give seating teams and consumers more choices.

NMEDA Partners with University of Pittsburgh SHRS on Educational Initiatives

Pittsburgh RSTCE team will also support the new partnership.

Symmetric Designs Now Offering Free Form Backs in Bariatric Sizing

Bariatric clients often have had limited custom seating options to choose from.