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Mobility companies donate to good causes


TORRANCE, Calif. And SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Wheelchair manufacturer Convaid has donated a custom wheelchair to Le Hoang Vien, a 26-year-old Vietnamese man with rheumatoid arthritis.

Partnership allows Convaid to push in to Canada


TORRANCE, Calif. – Convaid has formalized a partnership with Centric Health, a Canadian healthcare company, expanding its ability to distribute products in the country.

Convaid raises awareness of developmental disabilities


TORRANCE, Calif. – Wheelchair manufacturer Convaid has formalized its alliance with United Cerebral Palsy of Los Angeles (UCPLA).

In brief: OIG wants CMS to improve data collection, Doug Harrison wants The Scooter Store to cover legal fees


WASHINGTON – Bad data is preventing CMS from collecting “currently not collectible” overpayments, according to a report from the Office of Inspector General (OIG).

Convaid, Invacare launch charitable initiatives


TORRANCE, Calif. and ELYRIA, Ohio – Convaid, a manufacturer of customized pediatric wheelchairs, created a new Fund-A-Chair Program designed to raise funds for families toward the purchase of a Convaid wheelchair, according to a press release.

Convaid donates wheelchairs to children in Haiti


TORRANCE, Calif. – As part of its community outreach program, Convaid is teaming up with Nehemiah Vision Ministries (NVM), a nonprofit charitable organization, to help provide special needs children in Haiti with custom wheelchairs, according to a press release.

Convaid wins civic engagement award


TORRANCE, Calif. – Convaid, a manufacturer of custom pediatric wheelchairs, was recently awarded the 2013 Long-Term Investor Award by the city of Torrance, Calif., according to a press release.

Convaid rebrands


TORRANCE, Calif. – For the first time in its 37-year history, Convaid has a new look. The company has launched a new logo and tag line. Coming this summer: a new web site.

Convaid provides wheelchair to nine-year-old girl


TORRANCE, Calif. – To commemorate National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, Convaid is giving a nine-year-old girl, named Samantha, a new custom wheelchair, according to a press release.

Convaid employees received child safety certifications


TORRANCE, Calif. – Convaid is having their business development representatives get nationally certified as Child Passenger Safety Technicians (CPST), according to a press release.