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UPitt launches new wheelchair network

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01/08/2015

PITTSBURGH – The University of Pittsburgh will create an International Society of Wheelchair Professionals (ISWP), it announced in December.

MedCare adds new partner

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03/04/2013

GREENSBURG, Pa. – MedCare Equipment Company, an HME provider based here, has added the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) as a partner, according to a press release.

Researchers call for re-evaluating wheelchair policies

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05/03/2012

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Recent changes in Medicare reimbursement policy, including competitive bidding, may be contributing to a sharp increase in the number of wheelchair breakdowns, according to a study released this week.

This is the kind of stuff you can take to the bank

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Monday, December 27, 2010

It won't surprise complex rehab providers that skin protecting wheelchair cushions help reduce the development of pressure ulcers.