NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ — The SCOOTER
Store, the nation’s largest provider of power mobility products and
services, has announced the creation of a new internal division
focusing on Home Care equipment, accessories and related services
to complement its traditional power mobility business.
The new Home Care equipment division will be based in New
Braunfels, Texas, and operate out of the national headquarters
location of The SCOOTER Store. It will leverage the company’s
significant investments in infrastructure, systems, processes,
customer intake, compliance management, revenue cycle management,
and national distribution and service capabilities to provide Home
Care items efficiently and cost-effectively to new and existing
The division will be launched in a multi-phase approach.
Initially, it will focus on targeted markets with a select
portfolio of Home Care equipment items. It will eventually expand
into the full national footprint of The SCOOTER Store and offer a
wide range of Home Care items. The division’s growth is expected to
occur organically and through strategic relationships with
fully-licensed and accredited partners. Those relationships will
help the division fulfill demand for Home Care equipment products
and related services, as needed.
The SCOOTER Store has named Chris Bailey as Vice President over
the new division. A Licensed Vocational Nurse, Bailey joined the
company in 1999 and has held VP-level leadership positions since
The creation of the Home Care equipment division is a natural
progression for the company, building on its historical efforts and
experiences. It also formalizes a team that has been
operating for many months, building a business plan, negotiating
third-party relationships, and providing manual wheelchairs,
walkers, patient lifts, nebulizers, hospital beds, support surfaces
and accessories in targeted markets for insurance reimbursement.