News


NSM Expands Canadian Presence

New National Seating & Mobility branch has opened in Ontario.

U.S. Rehab & NCART Partner on CRT Benchmarking Survey

Participants will receive a copy of the survey results, which will be used in advocacy efforts.

Clinician Task Force Paper on Seat Elevation Is Published

Paper focuses on the medical and functional benefits that seat elevation can provide.

NCART Establishes Repair Coalition

New coalition will focus on improving repair issues at the federal as well as state levels.

ISS 2023 Calls for Abstracts

Next year's International Seating Symposium takes place in person in Pittsburgh.

BOC President/CEO Announces Upcoming Retirement

The announcement details the timing of the management transition.

Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport Debuts Mock Airplane Cabin for Training

The cabin will be available to consumers, service animals, airport professionals and airline personnel.

New Accessible Travel Book Highlights the Golden State

Accessible road trips, lodging, and attractions are included in the new volume.

Ability Members Group Adds Member Services Director

Canadian provider network chooses an industry operations veteran.

Mobility Management Podcast: NRRTS at 30

Newest podcast features NRRTS Executive Weesie Walker.



Medtrade 2023 to Be Held in Dallas

Starting next year, Medtrade events will be consolidated into one.

Industry Urges Support for H.R. 7676

Bill would support home modifications made to improve accessibility.

WHO Database: 2 of 3 People Aged 60 & Older Need Assistive Technology

New database examines availability of assistive technology, as well as government support for it.

NSM Momentum Academy Announces Oregon Venue

New event series for healthcare professionals includes education and an expo hall.

U.S. Rehab Signs Braze Mobility Distribution Agreement

New partnership gives U.S. Rehab members access to Braze's wheelchair sensor technology.

ATLAS Technology Group Now Providing Services in Canada

Software systems are designed to improve business efficiencies for CRT and DME suppliers.

NPIAP Small Grants Deadline is June 30

National Pressure Injury Advisory Panel is looking to fund projects based on the organization's research priorities.

RESNA Seeks Education Committee Volunteers

Assistive technology organization is seeking help in developing future educational opportunities.

DMERT Group Names New Executive Board Chair

Durable Medical Equipment Repair and Training Group has been chaired by U.S. Rehab's Greg Packer.

Pressure Injury Organizations Seek Input on 2024 Guideline

This updates the guideline released in November 2019.

Why Funding Is Key to Improving Delivery & Repair Timelines