Vision and Values

Since 1885, Invacare has helped people with disabilities live life. Today, Invacare is the global leader in home and long-term care medical products.

Invacare Corporation, 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 5,200 associates (as of January 22, 2015) 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 in Europe: Invacare companies are present in 14 European countries and Invacare EMEA headquarters are based in Gland, Switzerland.

Worldwide Vision

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.   

EMEA Vision

Invacare provides healthcare solutions that make life's experiences possible.  

Invacare Values

Invacare values

With Integrity, Innovation, Leadership, Excellence and Accountability, Invacare associates rise to the challenge every day of making life’s experiences possible for the people who use our products. These core values help to establish Invacare as a leader in the industries we serve. 

INVACARE IS INTEGRITY

We achieve the right results in the right way. We put product quality at the forefront of everything we do. We maintaining high standards of governance and compliance. We conduct our business in an ethically, socially and environmentally responsible way. 

INVACARE IS INNOVATION

We create leading-edge products that allow people to live the best life possible. We promote a culture to seek out new opportunities for success. We see through the eyes of those whose lives we produce lasting solutions.

INVACARE IS LEADERSHIP

We always strive to set the highest standards for our industry. We are all empowered to make the right decision and believe teamwork and good communication are key to our success. We have the courage to stand behind our convictions. We represent the diversity of and are good corporate neighbors to the global communities we serve.

INVACARE IS EXCELLENCE

We are passionate about what we do. We are committed to exceeding our customers’ needs and expectations. We are a world-class employer where high performing people work together, and we are all ambassadors of our Brand Promise of making life’s experiences possible.

INVACARE IS ACCOUNTABILITY

We are each responsible for our commitments, quality and results. We are empowered and expected to make the right decisions with a sense of urgency, decisiveness and compassion. We believe that process improvement is fundamental to the way we develop and support our products and services.