December 19, 2015


HIDA Names Mike Orscheln 2017 Board of Directors Chair

Alexandria, Va.  – Mike Orscheln, CEO of Performance Health, a multinational supplier of rehabilitation equipment, was recently installed as 2017 Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Health Industry Distributors Association (HIDA). He will begin his one-year term January 1, 2017.

Orscheln was introduced at the HIDA 2016 Streamlining Healthcare Conference by current Chairman Todd Ross, Preferred Medical. “I am very pleased that a leader of Mike’s depth and experience will be HIDA’s Chairman next year,” said Ross.

“Mike brings a long record of success in medical distribution and manufacturing,” said HIDA President & CEO Matthew J. Rowan. “His experience in multiple senior leadership roles will help HIDA advance its strategic plans in government affairs, business intelligence, education, and networking.”

View the full list of the HIDA Board of Directors.

Jeff Girardi, 703-838-6110

About HIDA
The Health Industry Distributors Association (HIDA) is the premier trade association representing medical products distribution. HIDA members primarily serve the nation’s hospital, long term care, and physician/alternate care markets. For more information, visit