Category: ReWalk in the News

Press Releases | Andreas Jantke | 5. June 2019

FDA Issues Clearance for the ReStore™ Exo-Suit, the First Soft Robotic System for Stroke Therapy

New age innovation offers versatile, affordable medical device to U.S. rehab clinics to treat millions of patients with gait impairment MARLBOROUGH, Mass. and YOKNEAM ILIT, Israel, June 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — ReWalk Robotics, Ltd. (Nasdaq: RWLK) (“ReWalk” or the “Company”), a leading manufacturer of robotic medical devices for individuals with lower limb disabilities, announced today […]

Press Releases | Andreas Jantke | 29. May 2019

ReWalk Robotics Receives CE Mark for ReStore™ Exo-Suit Stroke Rehabilitation Device

Advent of the Soft Exo-Suit Generation expands assistive robotic therapy for stroke survivors MARLBOROUGH, Mass. and YOKNEAM ILIT, Israel, May 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — ReWalk Robotics, Ltd. (Nasdaq: RWLK) (“ReWalk” or the “Company”), a manufacturer of robotic medical devices for individuals with lower limb disabilities, today announced that the ReStore Exo-Suit for stroke rehabilitation has […]

Press Releases | Andreas Jantke | 26. March 2019

British paraplegic receives ReWalk exoskeleton device after successful campaign to walk again

Lucy Dodd will begin rehabilitation training after national fundraising campaign with support from the Association for the Independence of Disabled People BIRMINGHAM, United Kingdom and YOKNEAM ILIT, Israel, 26th March 2019 – ReWalk Robotics, Ltd. (Nasdaq: RWLK) (“ReWalk” or the “Company”), a leading manufacturer of robotic medical devices for individuals with lower limb disabilities, today […]

Press Releases | Andreas Jantke | 25. February 2019

ReWalk Announces Cigna as First Private US. Insurer to Adopt National Policy Change for Coverage of Personal Exoskeleton Devices

Cigna Transitions to Case-by-Case Review Process, Eliminating Non-Coverage Policy MARLBOROUGH, Mass. and YOKNEAM ILIT, Israel, Feb. 13, 2019 — ReWalk Robotics, Ltd. (Nasdaq: RWLK) (“ReWalk” or the “Company”), disclosed today that Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI), a leading global health service company, has revised its policy regarding coverage of exoskeleton medical devices for persons with spinal cord injury (SCI). Cigna, which previously had a […]

ReWalk in the News | Andreas Jantke | 17. January 2019

Helping paralyzed patients walk again

Peter Jaret, special to AAMCNews January 7, 2019 From Iron Man-like suits to implanted electrical stimulators, scientific breakthroughs hold out new hope for people with spinal cord injuries. Jeff Marquis, a professional chef, loved nothing better than snowboarding, hiking, and mountain biking on the trails near his Montana home. Then, in 2011, catastrophe struck. Marquis, […]

Press Releases | Andreas Jantke | 15. November 2018

United Spinal Association Issues Recommendation for Insurers to Consider Powered Exoskeleton Devices Medically Necessary for Paralyzed Individuals

Recommendation points to health benefits, safety of exoskeletons for all qualified spinal cord injured users MARLBOROUGH, MA / YOKNEAM ILIT, ISRAEL – ReWalk Robotics, Ltd. (Nasdaq: RWLK) (“ReWalk” or the “Company”) applauds United Spinal Association’s recommendation, dated November 9, 2018, that health insurance providers consider the use of powered exoskeleton devices as medically necessary for […]

Press Releases | Andreas Jantke | 9. November 2018

ReWalk Announces Placement of 500th Exoskeleton System

Robotic exoskeleton manufacturer has provided life changing medical devices for persons with spinal cord injury in 26 countries MARLBOROUGH, MA / YOKNEAM ILIT, ISRAEL – ReWalk Robotics, Ltd. (Nasdaq: RWLK) (“ReWalk” or the “Company”) announced today that the company has placed its 500th robotic exoskeleton medical device. The majority of these devices are personal systems […]

Press Releases | Andreas Jantke | 20. July 2018

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Expands Access to ReWalk Exoskeletons for Paralyzed Veterans with Revised National Policy

Updated VA policy provides expanded access for training to additional VA centers and private rehabilitation clinics through the Veterans Choice Program MARLBOROUGH, Mass. and YOKNEAM ILIT, Israel, July 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — ReWalk Robotics, Ltd. (Nasdaq: RWLK) (“ReWalk” or the “Company”) announced that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has issued a revision to its national policy on exoskeleton medical device training and procurement for qualifying […]

Press Releases | Andreas Jantke | 12. June 2018

ReWalk Personal 6.0 Exoskeleton Added to the Official German List of Medical Aids

This listing enables any medically qualified individual to obtain reimbursement for a ReWalk Personal 6.0 Exoskeleton through German Statutory Health Insurance Funds, which provide coverage for 90% of the German population Marlborough, MA/Berlin, Germany – June 12, 2018 — ReWalk Robotics, Ltd. (Nasdaq: RWLK) (“ReWalk” or “the Company”) announced today that the Company’s ReWalk Personal […]

Press Releases | Andreas Jantke | 3. April 2018

ReWalk Launches Clinical Study for Its ReStore Soft Exo-Suit System

Study of new powered soft exo-suit for stroke rehabilitation is intended to provide clinical data for upcoming FDA submission MARLBOROUGH, MA / YOKNEAM ILIT, ISRAEL – ReWalk Robotics Ltd. (Nasdaq: RWLK) (“ReWalk” or the “Company”), a leading manufacturer of robotic exoskeletons, announced today the official launch of its clinical study of the ReStore soft exo-suit system […]

Press Releases | Andreas Jantke | 21. March 2018

Italian Workers Compensation Insurer Issues National Coverage Policy for ReWalk Exoskeletons

New policy for Italy follows trend of national policy programs for spinal cord injury medical device coverage MARLBOROUGH, MA / YOKNEAM ILIT, ISRAEL – ReWalk Robotics Ltd. (Nasdaq: RWLK) (“ReWalk” or “the Company”), a leading manufacturer of robotic exoskeletons, today announced that INAIL, the Italian Ministry of Labor and Social Policy’s statutory insurance corporation, has […]

Press Releases | Andreas Jantke | 1. February 2018

German National Health Insurance Agency Announces Addition of ReWalk 6.0 System to National Medical Device Directory


German GKV-Spitzenverband to Provide Exoskeleton Devices for all Qualifying Beneficiaries in Landmark National Policy Decision MARLBOROUGH, MA / BERLIN, GERMANY// February 1, 2018 // GKV-Spitzenverband, the head office of German statutory health insurance (SHI), confirmed their decision to list the ReWalk (Nasdaq: RWLK) Personal 6.0 Exoskeleton System in the German Medical Device Directory (MDD, Hilfsmittelverzeichnis), […]

Press Releases | Andreas Jantke | 30. November 2017

ICYMI: ReWalk’s Restore technology for stroke patients featured in MD&DI

MARLBOROUGH, MA / YOKNEAM ILIT, ISRAEL—November 30, 2017– ReWalk Robotics’ innovative Restore soft exoskeleton system was featured in a recent story as one of the cutting edge technologies seeking to help stroke survivors heal and retain critical motor skills.  The story published in Medical Device & Diagnostic Industry (MD&DI), a leading industry trade magazine. The […]

Press Releases | Andreas Jantke | 22. November 2017

ReWalk representatives meet with Spanish King, Queen and Prime Minister

Exoskeleton technology demonstrated for Heads of State as part of Israeli state visit to Spain MARLBOROUGH, MA / YOKNEAM ILIT, ISRAEL / BERLIN, GERMANY—November 22, 2017 – A team from ReWalk Robotics accompanied an Israeli state visit to Spain and presented ReWalk’s leading exoskeleton technology to Spain’s Heads of State in Madrid.  ReWalker Marcela Turnage […]

Press Releases | Andreas Jantke | 24. October 2017

ReWalk Tribute to Jodi Gricci

         The ReWalk Robotics family lost a remarkable, highly-esteemed and devoted member of our team. Jodi Gricci, ReWalk’s Chief Commercial Officer, passed away on October 18th at the age of 49, after years of struggling with cancer.           With her close relationships and focus on our customers, Jodi was […]

Press Releases | Andreas Jantke | 16. October 2017

Soft Suit Exoskeleton Technology Begins Next Phase of Testing in Pre-Clinical Study

ReWalk Robotics & Harvard’s Wyss Institute Are Collaborating on Design for Soft Exosuit for Stroke Survivors YOKNEAM ILIT, Israel and MARLBOROUGH, MA – October 16, 2017 – ReWalk Robotics Ltd. (Nasdaq: RWLK) (“ReWalk”) today announced that the soft exosuit technology currently in development has entered the next phase of testing and verification in collaboration with researchers […]

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ReWalk Completes Critical Design Review Processes of Restore System for Move to Clinical Studies

Studies to focus on use with stroke patients MARLBOROUGH, MA / YOKNEAM ILIT, ISRAEL — October 16, 2017 – ReWalk Robotics Ltd. (Nasdaq: RWLK) (“ReWalk”) announced today completion of all internal processes to initiate clinical studies and the initial production of its “soft suit” exoskeleton design for stroke patients. Called “Restore,” the new system is the […]

Press Releases | Andreas Jantke | 2. August 2017

Foundational Study Shows Soft Suit Exoskeleton Improves Walking for Stroke Survivors

Study Examines Use of Restore™ System Developed by Harvard’s Wyss Institute MARLBOROUGH, MA / YOKNEAM ILIT, ISRAEL—August 2, 2017 – A new study published in the Journal of Science Translational Medicine finds that use of a soft suit exoskeleton system facilitates normal walking ability for ambulatory patients following a stroke. The paper, which is authored […]