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Invacare Taps New Interim Chairman

January 5, 2015

ELYRIA, OH – Invacare Corp (Booth #349 at Medtrade Spring 2015) has appointed C. Martin Harris, MD, as interim chairman of the company’s Board of Directors. ”On December 21, 2014, we recognized the retirement of Mal Mixon, who has been a driving force behind the success and legacy of Invacare Corporation,” said Harris via press release. “As the Board of Directors considers a new chairman and continues the search for the future chief executive officer of the organization, we believe it is appropriate to have an interim Chairman role. As lead director, it is a natural transition for me to accept these responsibilities and I look forward to continuing to work with the Board and senior management team as we focus on key issues critical to the Company.”

ResMed Unveils AirCurve 10 Series for 2015
SAN DIEGO – ResMed (Booth #527 at Medtrade Spring 2015) recently launched its new AirCurve™ 10 series, which includes three bilevel devices for specialized support of challenging sleep apnea cases, as well as an adaptive servo-ventilation device for patients with central sleep apnea or Cheyne-Stokes respiration.

“We’ve developed the AirCurve 10 series for patients who need truly personalized support,” said Greg Peake, president of the ResMed Sleep-Disordered Breathing Global Business Unit. “These new devices raise the bar in their category – complementing the connected care offerings in our Air Solutions platform and enabling our customers to take their patient care to new heights while streamlining their workflows and enhancing their efficiency.”