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  • 1/4/12 9:02 am EST
    ELYRIA, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Invacare Corporation (NYSE:IVC) today announced that Doug Uelmen has joined the Company as Senior Vice President, Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs. Uelmen has over 30 years of experience in quality and regulatory roles, principally in the medical device industry. He has successfully led remediation efforts in his previous positions as the Vice President of Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs at GEmore...
  • 12/8/11 8:00 am EST
    ELYRIA, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Invacare Corporation (NYSE: IVC) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has requested that the Company negotiate and agree to a consent decree of injunction relating to previously disclosed inspectional observations at the Company’s corporate facility and its wheelchair manufacturing facility in Elyria, Ohio. The FDA has proposed a consent decree that would require suspension of certain operations atmore...
  • 11/18/11 11:16 am EST
    ELYRIA, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of Invacare Corporation (NYSE:IVC) announced that it declared a cash dividend of $.0125 per share on its common shares and $.011364 per share on its Class B common shares payable January 13, 2012 to shareholders of record on January 4, 2012. Invacare Corporation (NYSE:IVC), headquartered in Elyria, Ohio, is the global leader in the manufacture and distribution of innovative home and long-more...
  • 10/27/11 6:30 am EDT
    ELYRIA, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Invacare Corporation (NYSE: IVC) today announced its financial results for the quarter and the nine months ended September 30, 2011. CEO SUMMARY Commenting on Invacare's third quarter 2011 results, Gerald B. Blouch, President and Chief Executive Officer, stated, ''Invacare delivered a 5% increase in adjusted earnings per share(a) over the third quarter of last year to $0.59. In addition to improvedmore...
  • 10/25/11 8:30 am EDT
    ELYRIA, Ohio & ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Invacare Corporation (NYSE: IVC) is utilizing the home medical equipment (HME) industry’s largest tradeshow, Medtrade, as a platform to introduce its latest products and services that will arm HME providers with the tools they need to drive profitability in the National Competitive Bidding (NCB) reimbursement climate. Invacare continues to make every effort to fix the flawed NCB program, highlighting the benefitsmore...
  • 10/13/11 9:16 am EDT
    ELYRIA, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Invacare Corporation (NYSE:IVC) (``Invacare'' or the ``Company'') announces that it will release its financial results for the third quarter 2011 before the market opens on Thursday, October 27, 2011. The Company will sponsor a conference call for investors and other interested parties on Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 8:30 AM ET to discuss the Company’s performance. Those wishing to participate in the live callmore...
  • 9/6/11 5:30 pm EDT
    ELYRIA, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Invacare Corporation (NYSE: IVC) today announced its conference schedule for September: On Tuesday, September 13, at 9:10 a.m., Gerald B. Blouch, president and chief executive officer, will present at the Morgan Stanley 2011 Global Healthcare Unplugged Conference at the Grand Hyatt in New York. The audio webcast of the presentation will be available at http://www.corporate-ir.net/ireye/conflobby.zhtml?more...
  • 8/30/11 7:30 am EDT
    ELYRIA, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Invacare Corporation (NYSE: IVC), the global leader in the manufacture and distribution of home and long-term care medical products, today announced the winners of its Real Life campaign contest. The campaign was created to raise awareness of the everyday struggles and achievements of those living with disabilities, ailments or advancing age. It launched in April 2011 with a contest for the best stories and, after a threemore...
  • 8/18/11 5:39 pm EDT
    ELYRIA, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Invacare Corporation (NYSE: IVC) today announced that its board of directors authorized the Company to repurchase additional outstanding Company common shares, bringing its overall share repurchase authorization up to 2,500,000 common shares as of the August 17, 2011, board meeting. The authorization has no expiration date and allows the Company to repurchase its shares via open market purchases, privately negotiatedmore...
  • 8/17/11 9:44 am EDT
    ELYRIA, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of Invacare Corporation (NYSE:IVC) announced that it declared a cash dividend of $.0125 per share on its common shares and $.011364 per share on its Class B common shares payable October 14, 2011 to shareholders of record on October 5, 2011. Invacare Corporation (NYSE:IVC), headquartered in Elyria, Ohio, is the global leader in the manufacture and distribution of innovative home and long-more...

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