New rehab company to debut in 2017
Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare will combine three of its rehab companies to form one organization known as Inspired by Drive, effective in January.
The entity will combine Columbia Medical, Specialized Orthotic Services and Wenzelite Rehab, which serve the adult and pediatric rehab markets.
A multi-year goal is to expand the product offerings into more complex rehab categories, the company said.
Inspired by Drive's headquarters will be at the current Columbia Medical location in California.
In other Drive news, its ZooMe Flex 4‐Wheel Folding Travel Scooter recently won the HME Business New Product Award. A subsidiary, Drive Medical Canada, also announced it had acquired the mobility and bathroom safety DME business of AMG Medical on Oct. 17.