ARLINGTON, Va. – Registration is now open for this year’s National CRT Leadership and Advocacy Conference, slated for April 26–27 at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City. This year’s event has been condensed into two days; the conference fee is $199. A key focus of the event is pushing legislationto permanently delay CMS’s plan to apply competitive bidding-derived pricing to accessories for manual and power wheelchairs, and to create a separate benefit for complex rehab. NCART and NRRTS expect to have bills introduced by the event. For more information or to register: www.ncart.us or www.nrrts.org.
LAS VEGAS – Medtrade Spring attendees will have the opportunity to attend a networking reception at the Environments for Aging Expo on Feb. 28, 5-7 p.m. EFA is co-co-locating with Medtrade Spring, which takes place Feb. 27-March 1 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center.
PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y. – Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare today announced the official launch of Inspired by Drive, a brand dedicated to manufacturing positioning and mobility products for the pediatric market.
DUDERSTADT, Germany – Ottobock has attracted interest from private equity firms, including KKR and CVC, according to Reuters. The firms are looking for a 20% stake in the company core business of making artificial limbs.