Our competitive advantage is the diversity of our team. With backgrounds spanning occupational therapy, aged care, oxygen therapy, mobility and nursing, it’s an unrivaled wealth and breadth of experience which is reflected in the success of each client project.
No matter their role, each member of staff brings an incredible work ethic, care and passion for helping customers find their freedom and continue enjoying life. It’s this approach that ensures Independent Living Specialists continues to lead the aged and home care industry in Australia.
Key Company Contacts
As General Manager, Amanda manages the day to day running of ILS and takes an interest in making sure every customer need is met.
Having been with ILS since 2011, Shrija manages the ILS customer service team, ensuring customers have all their questions answered.
Human Resources Manager
Roxanne is the ILS HR / Learning and Development manager and has over 5 years’ experience designing and implementing training programs.
A member of the ILS team since 2011. Talk to Cathy for any information regarding rehab, oxygen or pressure care.
Division Operations Manager
Wayde is the ILS Pressure Care division operations manager.
The ILS Group
For more than a decade, ILS has won recognition as a company synonymous with delivering solutions, innovation and customer satisfaction. An Australian company founded in 2004; today ILS has nine NSW showroom facilities and operates three interstate offices. As an Australian owned company, ILS proudly employs some one hundred staff who collectively work to ensure each customer is always attended to with absolute professionalism and attention to detail.
Today the ILS Group represents four key brands that provide a collection of essential products and services to the Home Care and Hospital markets. These include wound therapy pressure relieving devices, respiratory and oxygen concentration, scripted specialised seating systems and home care hospital equipment together with other medical items.
The ILS Group is a trusted Australia-wide organisation that believes in a “Customer First” approach to all aspects of business, ILS continues to meet the varied needs of its customers through its comprehensive range of services.
Independent Living Specialists guarantee that absolute reliability is provided to you in every ILS product, every time. For the past twelve years ILS has grown to be one of Australia’s largest hospital and home-care equipment suppliers. Our knowledgeable, well trained staff ensure that each product fits perfectly, to assist our patients to lead a more fulfilled and independent life.
ILS Pressure Care are proudly partnered with Talley UK and have been the exclusive Australian distributor of the Talley Pressure Care mattress range since 2007. Talley mattresses feature specialised cell design and a robust quality for the prevention of pressure ulcers. ILS Pressure Care is proudly represented on six Australian state contracts.
ILS Rehab is a leading Australian provider of mobility and seating equipment, specialising in scripted power and manual wheelchairs. ILS Rehab are the exclusive Australian agent of the PRM custom moulded seating system and strive to provide an uncompromising level of service to our clients, which include wheelchair users as well as therapists and carers.
Oxygen Solutions are medical grade oxygen therapy specialists and offer a range of home oxygen solutions including portable and floor standing systems. ILS Oxygen Solutions is the official distributor of the Inogen One, the world’s most popular portable oxygen concentrator and the professional choice for mobile oxygen therapy.
At Independent Living Specialists (ILS) we pride ourselves on employing Occupational Therapist’s (OT’s), who specialise in assistive technology and equipment prescription.
ILS Occupational Therapists
National Occupational Therapy and Homecare Manager
My role involves facilitating education for clinical staff across a variety of inpatient, community and nursing home settings by conducting educational in-servicing, as well as supporting fellow Occupational Therapists and prescribing clinicians.
National Pressure Care Manager
As the National Pressure Care Manager for ILS, I specialise in pressure injury prevention and treatment through the use of pressure therapy devices. I specialise in the Talley mattress replacement systems that are on QLD, NSW and SA government contracts.
Occupational Therapist and Account Manager for Northern Sydney Metropolitan Region
My experience is varied, but primarily focussed on community based physical rehabilitation and falls prevention. I believe that providing expert information and advice for people to make informed decisions about their needs is vital in maximising independence and safety with everyday activities.
Occupational Therapist Account Manager for Western Sydney Metropolitan Region
My Role with ILS is a dynamic and diverse use of my skill set as an Occupational Therapist. My aim is to educate, empower and consult Therapists, Clinicians and Individuals with selecting the right equipment and service to maximise their independence and achieve their goals daily. My background as an OT includes work in both the Rehabilitation and Paediatrics sectors.
Occupational Therapist and Account Manager for South and East Sydney Metropolitan Region
As an Occupational Therapist, I strive to assist people in regaining or maximising their independence with meaningful activities. My role at ILS involves providing education and clinical recommendations to prescribing clinicians, individuals and their families in order to reach their unique goals. My background as an OT includes experience in an orthopaedic and neurological rehabilitation setting.