Mobility


Manual CRT Protections Move to Senate

House passes Medicaid bill containing provisions to protect funding for manual CRT accessories; Senate now working to consider bill under unanimous consent.

H.R. 3730 Provisions Added to Lame Duck Medicaid Bill

The effort to protect accessories for manual CRT chairs sees a nail-biting legislative effort at the end of the 115th Congress.

Harmar Mobility Acquires Pride Mobility’s Lifts and Ramps Division

The acquisition will let Pride focus on its scooter and chair lines while allowing Hamar to bolster its vehicle lifts.

Industry Mourns Loss of Mark Smith

Well-known mobility advocate, writer and speaker, Smith also handled publications for Pride Mobility and Quantum Rehab.

NCART: Still Time to Push H.R. 3730

Bill to protect accessories for manual CRT wheelchairs sees new activity on the Hill; advocates could achieve passage before Congress adjourns.

KD Smart Chair, UCSD Developing Autonomous Wheelchair

The smart chair company and engineering students from the University of California, San Diego are developing a wheelchair with next-gen drivability features.

Numotion Picks Up Medsource Mobility’s CRT Division

Acquisition of provider’s well-established CRT group expands Numotion’s reach in Utah, Arizona, Nevada and Idaho.

XLR14 Group 2 complex rehab chair

Product Profile

Filling a Unique Mobility Niche

Shoprider's XLR14 Group 2 complex rehab chairs aren't full-blown CRT, but they help patients with needs that go beyond a basic, Group 1 device.



MobilityWorks Partners up Flexpoint Ford

Flexpoint Ford’s investment aims to advance MobilityWork’s expansion efforts.

NCART Urges CRT Stakeholders to Share Data with Lawmakers

Data showing a drop off in the provisioning of accessories for manual CRT chairs could boost Congressional support for H.R. 3730 and S. 486.

New Leader Takes Reins at Vantage Mobility

Corporate leader with a consumer-focused background Mark Shaughnessy will lead both VMI and its AMS Vans division.

Thomas Babacan Takes Reins at Sunrise

New president and CEO brings a long career of corporate leadership to wheelchair and scooter maker.

Vantage Mobility Partners with Ability360

The wheelchair accessible vehicle manufacturer donates van to non-profit.

87% of Providers Have Cut Provisioning Manual CRT Accessories

New report: the application of bid-derived reimbursement cuts to accessories has reduced providers’ ability to offer those items.

Team Gleason Partners Up with Quantum Rehab

The non-profit and CRT company work together to help people with ALS.

Sunrise Acquires Magic Mobility

Buy will add Australian company’s all-terrain custom wheelchairs to Sunrise’s line of power chairs, manual wheelchairs, and scooters.

NuMotion Launches New Foundation

The CRT company will donate a portion of the profits from each new wheelchair sold to benefit individuals with disabilities.

Child Benefits from One More Heartland Giveaway

After June donations of mobility equipment, EZ-ACCESS donates vertical platform lift to girl with SMA.

Quantum Rehab to Offer CEU Courses at Medtrade

The power wheelchair manufacturer will offer two new continuing education classes at the October 15-17 conference.

Cure Medical Releases Pocket-Sized Catheter Kit

New catheter kit for men allows for easy and discreet transport for single-use device.

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