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Permobil Powers Independence with the New M5 Corpus

  Permobil has once again changed lifestyle expectations with the New M5 Corpus. The M5 mid-wheel drive power wheelchair is in a class by itself, with the ability to travel at speeds up to 3.2 miles per hour from an elevated seat height of up to 14 inches. It’s also the latest chair to feature…

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Permobil Introduces the M3 Corpus!

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Permobil introduces the M3 a revolutionary new mid-wheel drive power wheelchair. With a standard speed of 6 mph, the M3 is unlike any other mid-wheel drive power chair; the M3 can cruise at over 3 mph with full suspension from any position or seat elevation. The M3 ushers in an era of performance and sophistication…

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Permobil acquires Prairie Seating

Some big news to start 2017 – Permobil (Business Unit Seating and Positioning) has just completed the acquisition of custom molded seating manufacturer Prairie Seating.

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ROHO Launches Carbon Agility Back

Carbon is the New Back

“Carbon is the new back” is the resounding theme for the new AGILITY CARBON™ back from ROHO, a business unit of Permobil.

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ROHO Scientific Advisory Board Chair Presents for the First Time in Australia

ROHO Scientific Advisory Board Chair Presents for the First Time in Australia Belleville, Illinois – 11/28/2016 – Dr. Amit Gefen, Chair of the Scientific Board at Permobil, was the invited speaker at two sold-out conferences in Australia. More than 1,200 attended the two meetings. To see a video from the event, go to: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pPMcnK5Kf-0 Permobil…

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Permobil observes Worldwide Pressure Injury Prevention Day.

Permobil will join healthcare professionals working hospitals, rehab centers and nursing facilities across the country and around the globe in observing Worldwide Pressure Injury Prevention Day, November 17, 2016.  The day is part of an effort launched by National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP) in the United States. As part of the recognition day, a…

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ROHO launches state-of-the-art AGILITY CARBON® back

ROHO launches state-of-the-art AGILITY CARBON™ back ST. LOUIS, November 15, 2016 — “Carbon is the new back” is the resounding theme for the new AGILITY CARBON™ back from ROHO, a business unit of Permobil. The new back is compression-molded and lightweight, featuring a 12K flat tow weave and carbon fiber construction that combines high-strength performance…

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Scientific Advisory Board Members are invited speakers at the upcoming NPUAP focus meeting

Scientific Advisory Board members are invited speakers at the upcoming NPUAP focus meeting BELLEVILLE, Ill., November 7, 2016 — Two key members of the Permobil Scientific Advisory Board will be part of the National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP) Research Symposium, “The Perfect Storm: Microclimate, Pressure and Shear Forces in Pressure Injuries,” November 9, 2016,…

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