News & Awareness

Introducing Ergo Shower Chairs from Aquatec

On January 18, 2019, Clarke Health Care introducted a new line of shower commode chairs from Aquatec. The ERGO line will compliment the current Ocean line. New ergonomic seat desgin based on the imprint left behind carries through all models. New tilt motion on the VIP and DualVIP shifts weight to keep a more stable center of gravity within the wheels. 

6 new models share a wide range of accessories, including seat overlays, safety and positioning components. All models are in stock

Introducing TVH Mobility serving the northwest

Friday, January 25

We welcome our new rep group DavidGreig and Kipp Wesslen from TVH Mobility. David will cover Idaho, Montana, Hawaii and Alaska and parts of Washington, Kipp will cover Oregon and Vancouver. They are active sportsmen, involved with Paralympics and hand cycling to name a few activities. Please call upon David or Kipp for your mobility or bath safety products. They will be representing the full line of Clarke Health Care products. 

Introducing Evan Kirchblum

Friday, October 05

Evan Kirchblum will be representating Clarke Health Care products in the New England territory. Evan will be visiting Conneticut, Maine, Massachuetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire and Vermont. For demonstrations or evaluations of Aquatec, Dolomite, Starfish, Roth and our other lines, you can reach Evan by email ehkirchblum@gmail.com. 

Aquatec Major being discontinued October 2018

Effective October 1, 2018 Aquatec will no longer be producing the water-powered Aquatec Major bathlift. All orders must be sent to the factory no later than Sept.15, 2018, whcih means Clarke HCP needs to have your order, with any necessary deposits paid, by early Sept.  

Any open quotes need to be converted to orders by September. We will no longer quote the Major if the order cannot be quickly turned around to purchase order. 

Invacare I-Class Paddle Walkers on GSA contract

You can now find several of the I-Class Paddle Walkers on Federal Supply Schedule contract V797P2067D. Clarke Health Care is your source for an individual box of the I-Class with 5" front wheels. Making it convenient for shipping directly to the Veteran. This walking aid is also available in a 4 pack. 

LIke us on our new Facebook page

Clarke HCP has a new facebook page.  We welcome your quesitons about the product lines. We will use this format to bring you news of product updates. 

Wade Lawrence interviewed for Mobility Management article on seating surfaces

The March issue of Mobility Management magazine featured a story on seating in the bathroom. Our representative Wade Lawrence was interviewed about the seating options with our Ocean shower chairs. Optimal Seating on All Surfaces talks about using the same criteria for choosing the seating surface on your shower chair that you used for your wheelchair choice. Clarke Health Care offers a selection of seating overlays for its Ocean shower chairs. Choosing the appropriate seating surface can reduce the risk of pressure injuries. 

To read the whole article, follow this link to their digital issue. https://mobilitymgmt.com/articles/2017/03/01/optimal-seating.aspx

OceanDual shower chair chosen to accompany Dr Stephen Hawking on recent visit

Tuesday, June 14

Our Aquatec OceanDual shower chair was recently selected for use by Dr Stephen Hawking. An inquiry from Vanity Fair magazine, who in part sponsored his trip, resulted in an OceanDual to accompany Dr Hawking while visiting New York City. The OceanDual, with tilt-in-space and recline positioning, met his personal hygiene needs and matched what he used at home. Dr Hawking was in town to promote a new project, "Breakthrough Starshot", to send Nano space crafts to the nearest star system. 

  • Handi-Grip Portable Grab Bars Now Include Suction Indicator

    Thursday, December 20

    Handi-Grip Portable Grab Bars now with suction indicator. Button on housing is a visual and tactile indicator that you have good adhesion to the wall. Suction bars stick to most smooth wall or tub surfaces. Easy to install, position or reposition. Perfect for the traveler or renter. No contractor is needed to add safety equipment to your bathroom. Fixed and telescoping models give you many options for the best fit in your bathroom. 

    Grande Size Toilevator Now Available

    Wednesday, May 30

    Toilevator, elevated toilet base, now comes in Grande size for toilets with longer floor bases. Available in 2 sizes, Toilevator Grande base is 28.5”, standard Toilevator base is 22 3/8”. Base will raise your toilet 3.5”, you sit on your own toilet seat, Stable, clean and safer alternative to raised toilet seats.  Eliminates balance issues that can occur with removable, raised toilet seats. All components for installation are included.

    Kidy Safe Pediatric Restraint System for Ambulance Stretchers

    Thursday, May 27

    Transporting infants and toddlers safely while providing emergency treatment can be a challenge. Young patients are already scared and may be hard to handle without a parent close by. Kidy Safe is an infant sized mat that straps to your stretcher and securely restrains your small patient. The five point harness is easy to adjust for size and yet quickly detached with a central release buckle. The unit rolls up and stuffs into a carry bag to be easily stowed onboard your ambulance. Kidy Safe harness will support children up to 79 pounds.