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Invacare supports wheelchair games


ELYRIA, Ohio – Invacare is a “National Host Sponsor” for the annual National Veterans Wheelchair Games, July 11-16 in Louisville, Ky. The company has supported NVWG since the event’s inception 39 years ago.

Invacare backs National Veterans Wheelchair Games


ELYRIA, Ohio – Invacare has signed on as a National Host Sponsor of the 38th Annual National Veterans Wheelchair Games. This year’s games will take place July 30-Aug.

Military exchange ramps up DME offerings


DALLAS – The Army & Air Force Exchange has increased its online assortment of DME at to meet growing demand. It already offers more than 200 items online, including a wide selection of braces and safety and mobility aids.

O&P group names Freedom Award winners


WATERLOO, Iowa – The Orthotic Prosthetic Group of America has honored 41 O&P providers with its annual Freedom Award for “exceptional standards of care” for military personnel.

Invacare backs vets at Wheelchair Games


ELYRIA, Ohio – Invacare is a national sponsor of this week’s 37th Annual National Veterans Wheelchair Games. The games, which run from July 17-22 in Cincinnati, feature a multitude of sporting events, including basketball, handcycling, track and table tennis.

Apria hires heroes


LAKE FOREST, Calif. – Apria Healthcare has renewed its commitment to “Hiring our Heroes” by partnering with Direct Employers Group to launch a Military Occupation Code translator on its career page.

What a trip: Providers help veterans fly


WHEATFIELD, N.Y. – When New York State Sen. George Maziarz first contacted Robert Minicucci about helping with a WNY Heroes trip sending WWII vets to Washington, D.C., the provider thought of his dad, and jumped at the chance.

More veterans want help with sleep apnea, insomnia


FORT HOOD, Texas – An increasing number of veterans are seeking treatment at the Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center for sleep apnea and insomnia.