Invacare spent $330,000 on lobbying in 2007

Friday, November 30, 2007

WASHINGTON - Invacare spent $330,000 to lobby the federal government in the first half of 2007, The Associated Press reported in October. The Elyria, Ohio-based manufacturer lobbied Congress on changes in the Medicare program that affected reimbursement for home medical equipment like oxygen tanks and wheelchairs. It also lobbied CMS, the FDA, the Department of Health and Human Services, the Occupational Safety & Health Administration, and the White House, the AP reported.