News


DOT Invites Public Comments on Airplane Restroom Proposed Rule

Policy change would mandate accessible lavatories for single-aisle aircraft.

Invacare Announces Addition to Board of Directors

Manufacturer said earlier this month that it is making strategic changes.

PVA Responds to VA Recommendation to Close/Consolidate Some SCI/D Centers

Paralyzed Veterans of America expresses concern over potential reduction in care and service for veterans with spinal cord injury.

Cure SMA Expands Program to Puerto Rico

Program includes support packages and other resources for people living with spinal muscular atrophy.

2022 Symposium

NSM’s Bill Mixon: Reinventing the Business of CRT

National Seating & Mobility's annual event included conversations on an evolving workplace.

U.S. Rehab Launches Aug Comm Courses Online

Classes qualify for CEU credit and were written to help ATP test takers.

Permobil & Vicair Renew American Distribution Agreement

Renewal will continue Permobil's distribution of Vicair's wheelchair seat cushions.

New Manufacturing System Will Temporarily Delay Convaid Orders

Orders placed in late March through April will be impacted.

DOT to Hold Virtual Meeting on Air Travel with Wheelchairs

Department of Transportation is asking for input on travel challenges.

Permobil Foundation Continues Partnership with Team Gleason

This is the fifth year that the two organizations will collaborate.



Invacare Announces Additional Strategic Changes, Is “Narrowing” Product Offering

CEO Matt Monaghan referenced manufacturing, distributing, and staffing changes with Q4 financial results.

NSM Opens New Office in Mississippi

Industry veteran will head the new location in Hattiesburg.

New ATLAS Technology Group Unites Four Service Entities

Services have been designed specifically for the business operations needs of CRT and DME suppliers.

Mobility Management Podcast: Self Care Should Be a CRT Priority

Patrick Boardman, ATP, on stressors in the industry and why mental healthcare is crucial.

NSM Opens New Calgary Office

New location will be managed by a seating and mobility veteran.

Abilitech Receives Medical Device License from Health Canada

Abilitech Assist orthotic will now be available to Canadian consumers.

Beijing Paralympics Begins Next Week

Games will include ice and snow sports... curling, anyone?

Mobility Management Podcast: NCART Updates 2022 Priorities

New interview with Don Clayback and Mickae Lee covers unfinished business and goals for 2022.

VGM Heartland Opens Registration

In-person event will take place in June in Waterloo, Iowa.

Sunrise Medical Announces Director of Clinical Education

A CRT veteran will lead the manufacturer's clinical education strategy in North America.

Why Funding Is Key to Improving Delivery & Repair Timelines