Also Noted

KCI to close NC service center

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02/12/2019

SAN ANTONIO – KCI USA has alerted state officials that it plans to eliminate 65 jobs at a service center in Charlotte, N.C., according to a local TV station.

NSM grows accessibility division

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02/08/2019

NASHVILLE – National Seating & Mobility has expanded its home and vehicle accessibility division with the acquisition of Mobility ASAP in Upper Marlboro, Md.

Ms. Wheelchair America gets support from Cure Medical

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02/08/2019

BYRON CENTER, Mich. – Ms. Wheelchair America has announced a new partnership with Cure Medical to be the organization’s exclusive urological catheter sponsor. “This partnership will help Ms.

AAH ramps up support for complex rehab issues

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02/07/2019

WASHINGTON – AAHomecare has contracted with Bridge Public Affairs to advocate for a separate benefit for complex rehab at the state level. Leading Bridge’s efforts will be John Goetz, the former director of government affairs for Permobil.

Council creates two new work groups

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02/07/2019

WASHINGTON – AAHomecare’s HME/RT Council has created two new work groups related to vents and private payers.

State news: Oklahoma, North Carolina

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02/07/2019

Fifteen members of the Oklahoma Medical Equipment Providers Association (OMEPA), other providers from the state and VGM’s Jay Kopriva joined forces at the state capitol in Oklahoma City on Feb.

Rehab Medical makes another buy

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02/06/2019

INDIANAPOLIS – Rehab Medical has acquired OMS Rehab, it announced today. The Kansas City, Mo.-based OMS offers orthotic devices and is a supplier of advanced rehabilitation equipment to long-term care facilities, according to a press release.

Numotion Foundation launches website

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02/06/2019

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – The Numotion Foundation has launched numotionfoundation.org to host its grant and sponsorship applications, and to provide the most up-to-date information regarding the foundation, according to a press release.

Short take: Option Care

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02/06/2019

Bannockburn, Ill.-based Option Care has been chosen by Paratek Pharmaceuticals as a limited network provider of its new IV and oral antibiotic Nuzyra, to treat adults with community-acquired pneumonia and acute bacterial skin infections.

QS/1 exec elected president at ASAP

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02/05/2019

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Sonny Anderson, vice president of technology for QS/1, has been elected president of the American Society for Automation in Pharmacy.

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