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Veteran Rehab Specialist, James Conwell, Joins Fast-Growing Alliance Seating & Mobility in Pennsylvania

March 11, 2009

Conwell Brings 20+ Years of Experience in Complex Rehab Industry

WILKES-BARRE, Pa., March 11 /PRNewswire/ — James Conwell, a complex rehab specialist with more than 21 years of experience, has joined Alliance Seating & Mobility (ASM), one of the nation’s fastest growing accredited complex rehab companies. Conwell is an Assistive Technology Professional (ATP) and a Certified Rehabilitation Technology Supplier (CRTS) in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., for ASM (www.alliance-seating.com) and provides power mobility solutions for pediatrics and adults with severe physical disabilities related to paralysis, Cerebral Palsy, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, Multiple Sclerosis, Muscular Dystrophy and other conditions.

“I knew from the start that this is something I want to do for the rest of my life–giving people independence and function is an awesome experience,” Conwell said. “One of my most rewarding experiences has been working with a non-profit organization called Wheels for Humanity, where I delivered over 350 wheelchairs, including two in the Ukraine.”

Conwell has been a RESNA-certified ATP for 12 years and is currently one of RESNA’s 2009 Vice Chairs for Manufacturers and Suppliers. Previously, he worked as a manager at Professional Home Care, a hospital-based home care company in Brockport, N.Y., and a branch manager for Monroe Wheelchair in Binghamton, N.Y. In addition, he was a rehab manager for Allied Health Care Systems in Binghamton.

“With over two decades of experience and his involvement in RESNA, James brings a wealth of knowledge about complex rehab and our customers’ needs,” said Scott Higley, ASM’s Vice President of Business Development. “Our team is growing stronger every day, ensuring that we provide the best products and services possible to our complex rehab patients across the nation.”

Established in November 2007, ASM has grown from three locations to almost 25 in the past year. ASM is responsible for sales and service of rehabilitation equipment and commercially available assistive technology products/devices for consumers with disabilities.

About Alliance Seating & Mobility

Alliance Seating & Mobility is a division of The SCOOTER Store, and has access to The SCOOTER Store’s nationwide network of service and support professionals. All ASM sales specialists have an Assistive Technology Professional (ATP) certification through Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA). ASM exclusively hires rehab specialists with the ATP certification and is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Health Care.

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