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Are SoftWheels Strong Enough?

26 Jun 2020
Have you heard of Haki Doku? Haki used SoftWheels on his wheelchair to break a crazy Guinness World Record! He set the record of "most steps descended in one hour with a standard wheelchair", on March 27th 2019 at the Lotte World Tower of Seoul, South Korea, breaking his own world record for the... Read more

The Extra Smile

24 Mar 2020
It’s crazy… we know. It’s also surreal, and we know that all too well. That’s two things we know in this time of so many unknowns. But there’s also another thing we know, and we are proudly no stranger to it… Positivity and optimism are two of the most valuable things in the world, and now in this... Read more

Medifab at Show Your Ability 2020

6 Mar 2020
We're excited to share our 'Show Your Ability' expo overview video with you! Join some of the Medifab team as we introduce you to the latest Complex Rehabilitation Technology solutions available in New Zealand, and hear from some of the therapists who visited us last week.  This event was extra... Read more

Spex Workshop with REHApoint Portugal

6 Mar 2020
Last week, Medifab's Clinical Educator, Joana Santiago, presented at two workshops in Portugal, hosted by our enthusiastic distributor of Spex Seating, REHApoint. It was a fantastic few days, with sell-out events and over 160 people attending the workshops! A big thank you to the team at REHApoint... Read more

Shaping Better Lives in Tonga!

13 Jan 2020
Medifab were pleased to assist a recent trip to Tonga in November/December by a team of New Zealand therapists, arranged by the Altus Resource Trust.  The team of therapists worked with children and adults, in conjunction with the Mango Tree Centre in Tonga, setting up wheelchairs and seating and... Read more

Medifab's 2019 Holiday Story

20 Dec 2019
Medifab loves to give back to the community! To mark the time of year, we visited our friends at the Chris Ruth Centre, a specialised care home, and gave their wheelchairs a seasonal sparkle and shine! Enjoy our 2019 holiday video!   Team Medifab will be taking a break to enjoy the holidays... Read more

Medifab at the 2019 Oceania Seating Symposium

20 Nov 2019
Enjoy a snapshot of the action on the Spex stand at the Oceania Seating Symposium!     Pictures  

Medifab at Rehacare 2019

2 Oct 2019
Team Medifab at the Rehacare Exhibition; Düsseldorf, Germany. We’re excited to have been a part in the world’s leading trade fair for rehabilitation and care, along with over 700 exhibitors from 40 countries. Thanks to those who came to experience the Medifab passion, in our search for global... Read more

Medifab's 2019 Steppers for Cerebral Palsy

18 Sep 2019
    Medifab is stepping up for Cerebral Palsy this month, with 42 team members participating in Steptember.  Run by The Cerebral Palsy Society, the Steptember charity event challenges people to take 10,000 steps a day for 28 days straight in, yes you guessed it, the month of September. Support our... Read more

Medifab at ATSA Canberra

9 Sep 2019
Medifab exhibited at the ATSA Expo, showing our passion for Shaping Better Lives. Joana Santiago, Medifab’s renowned Clinical Educator, delivered another engaging and inspiring presentation around the importance of night-time positioning and 24-hour postural management; the packed room of engrossed... Read more