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Medical Equipment Company Moving To Louisville

A Philadelphia-based medical equipment company has announced it will move its corporate headquarters to Louisville.RecoverCare distributes wound care and bariatric equipment.The decision follows the company's merger with Louisville-based MedaSTAT USA, which is also a provider of wound care products.RecoverCare CEO Mark Bidner says the move will create 57 new jobs in Louisville."Most of the jobs are high-level administrative jobs, all the way from customer service representatives....to high-level accounting functions, controllers, account managers, things of that nature," he said.Bidner says the relocation will be complete by early to mid-2010. The company is currently sharing space at the MedaSTAT facility in eastern Louisville.

Rick Howlett was midday host and the host of LPM's weekly talk show, "In Conversation." He was with LPM from 2001-2023 and held many different titles, including Morning Edition host, Assignment Editor and Interim News Director. He died in August 2023. Read a remembrance of Rick here.

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