Also Noted

Braun to move production from Michigan to Indiana

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08/13/2013

WINAMAC, Ind. – The Braun Corp. announced Aug. 13 that it will spend about $7.5 million to modify a production line at its Winamac, Ind., facility so workers can install rear-entry wheelchair lifts on minivans there. The move shifts production from Kalamazoo, Mich.

Aeroflow sees spike in pediatric-related biz

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08/13/2013

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Aeroflow Healthcare’s sales of pediatric nebulizers jumped from approximately 1,700 in its first year to more than 7,500 in its second year in the Charlotte and Piedmont, N.C. areas, the company announced Aug. 13.

CareCentrix appoints new CEO

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08/12/2013

HARTFORD, Conn. – CareCentrix, a home healthcare benefit management company, has appointed John Driscoll as CEO, according to a press release. Driscoll joins CareCentrix from Castlight Health, a healthcare technology company, and replaces Eric Reimer.

Invacare HCS exec joins Brightree

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08/12/2013

ATLANTA – Lynda Bell, director of the Invacare HCS billing and collections business, will join Brightree in September as director of strategic accounts for its billing services organization, according to a press release.

New grant program helps with DME

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08/12/2013

DALLAS – The Patient Advocate Foundation and Susan G. Komen have launched a grant program for breast cancer patients to help with expenses, including durable medical equipment, lymphedema care and supplies, prosthesis and wigs.

A/R, Universal form relationship

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08/09/2013

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – A/R Allegiance Group announced Aug. 9 that it has entered into a joint development agreement with Universal Software Solutions. Their goal: a seamless, automated solution.

Liberator reports earnings

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08/09/2013

STUART, Fla. – Liberator Medical posted sales of nearly $17.5 million for its fiscal third quarter ended June 30, 2013. That’s an increase of 16.9% compared to the same period last year, the company stated in an earnings report released Aug. 9.

Insulet hits financial milestone

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08/09/2013

BEDFORD, Mass. – Insulin pump maker Insulet reported revenues of $60.1 million for the second quarter ended June 30, 2013, an 18% increase compared to the same period last year. Gross profit was $26.8 million, compared to $22.3 million.

Ottobock partners with Krabat AS

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08/08/2013

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Ottobock Mobility Solutions has snagged exclusive distribution rights in North America for three products by Krabat AS, a developer of aids for children and youth, Ottobock announced Aug. 8.

Cardinal Home Health promotes Independence Medical offerings

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08/08/2013

SEATTLE – Cardinal Health’s retail pharmacy customers can now use Independence Medical as a resource for more than 40,000 home medical products, Cardinal announced Aug. 8 at its annual Retail Business Conference.

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