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Permobil celebrates ROHO’s 50th anniversary

September 21, 2023HME News Staff

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Permobil will hold an open house event Sept. 23 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at ROHO’s Belleville, Ill., manufacturing facility to celebrate the company’s 50 years of making wheelchair cushions. There are more than 200 employees at the facility, and the products made there are sold in more than 65 countries. Permobil has invited family, friends and employees to attend the celebration, which will include games, food, giveaways, plant tours, testimonials and speeches....

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Permobil improves position

October 20, 2017Liz Beaulieu, Editor

LEBANON, Tenn. - Permobil announced this month that it had acquired Bozeman, Mont.-based Comfort Company, doubling up on its previous acquisition of The ROHO Group, and adding entirely new products and new sales channels. Comfort Company and Belleville, Ill.-based ROHO, which Permobil acquired in 2015, both manufacture seating and positioning systems. “Our goal is to have the most comprehensive seating and positioning portfolio possible,” said Tom Borcherding, president of Permobil...

Comfort Company, Complex Rehab, Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Permobil, ROHO, Seating

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Getting an education

April 20, 2016Tracy Orzel

As the new director of clinical application for The ROHO Institute for Education, Liz Cole wears many hats, including developing educational materials and providing clinical support to the company's various departments. HME News recently spoke to Cole about ROHO's online education initiative.HME News: When it comes to clinical education, what's the biggest misconception? Liz Cole: I think that one of the biggest misconceptions is that we, or anyone else, can provide black and white answers when...

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Permobil acquires 'gem'

March 25, 2015HME News Staff

LEBANON, Tenn. - Permobil has acquired seating and support surface manufacturer The Roho Group, it announced today. The move will allow Permobil, a manufacturer of complex rehab technology products, to position itself as a leading healthcare provider, according to a release. It will also allow the Belleville, Ill.-based Roho to grow globally and expand its market position. “Roho is a gem in our industry,” said Larry Jackson, president of Permobil North America. “I am proud to continue...

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Executive Session

Meal ticket for healthcare reform?

September 17, 2009Mike Moran

Bangkok Dangerous divx Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., chairman of the Finance Committee, released his highly anticipated draft healthcare reform bill yesterday, and HME, as expected, makes more than a fleeting appearance. Old Sequoia download The Night of the Iguana dvd скачать парно эротику белой девочки с чорными парнями AAHomecare notified members yesterday that the Baucus' draft bill contains, among others, the following HME-related provisions: порно...

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On the Editor's Desk

Just do it

July 7, 2009Liz Beaulieu, Editor

Here are a few upcoming wheelchair athletic events: The 29th National Veterans Wheelchair Games kicks off next week (July 13-18) in Spokane, Wash. More than 500 wheelchair athletes will compete in everything from quad rugby to archery to power soccer (shown below) to track and field. Admission is free to the public, if you're in the area. And the 30th US Open Wheelchair Championships takes place Sept. 1-6 in St. Louis. Sponsors include the HME industry's own The Roho Group and U.S....

On The Editor's Desk, ROHO, U.S. Rehab, Wheelchair

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