Since 1885, Invacare has helped people with disabilities live life. Today, Invacare is the market leading manufacturer of home-care, long-term care and acute equipment.
Invacare Corporation (NYSE: IVC), headquartered in Elyria, Ohio, is the global leader in the manufacture and distribution of innovative home and long-term care medical products that promote recovery and active lifestyles. Invacare employs approximately 6,000 associates and markets its products in 80 countries around the world. The Company is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol IVC.
Invacare's UK operations were founded in 1856 and the company now employs 255 people. Based in South Wales, the company is ideally placed to provide the UK healthcare market with a range of products and services that meet the demands of both the public and private sectors.
Over the years, Invacare UK has selected and merged with a number of UK based manufacturers to offer a selection of wheelchairs, scooters, beds, bathing aids, support surfaces and seating and positioning products. Invacare's commitment to product design and quality has resulted in a comprehensive product portfolio.
The Invacare Name
The name Invacare combines three important features of a can-do personality: INnovation, VAlue and healthCARE.
"Yes, you can®" conveys the promise of the Invacare brand to support consumers, providers and healthcare professionals in accomplishing what is important to them.
The Invacare vision is to design, manufacture and deliver the best value in medical products that promote recovery and active lifestyles for people requiring home and other non-acute health care.
Our commitment to quality and industry standards is paramount, which is why we use Bureau Veritas, one of the leading, global providers of audit services and certification. Our experts work with the BHTA and ISO to drive standards. This commitment to driving quality and patient safety is what makes Invacare a trusted supplier.