Learn About Oxygen Concentrator

Who needs to use Oxygen Concentrator?

People with chronic breathing problems or chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases (COPD) such as bronchitis, emphysema and even severe asthma use oxygen concentrators.  In basic terms, oxygen concentrators provide a more concentrated flow of oxygen than a user can get into the surrounding ambient air.


How does Oxygen Concentrator deliver Oxygen?

Oxygen Concentrator only has two types of oxygen delivery mechanism i.e. Continuous Flow Dose Delivery & Pulse Mode Delivery.

  • Continuous Flow Dose Delivery supplies a constant flow of oxygen based on the setting number in liters per minute.
  • Pulse Mode Delivery, which delivers a pulsed volume of oxygen when the user begins to take a breath. The concentrator should be initially set up by a trained professional who will set it to the individual’s prescribed flow setting.


Is there a portable oxygen concentrator with continuous flow and pulse-dose delivery in a single device?

SimplyGo Oxygen Concentrator by Respironics is the answer. SimplyGo portable oxygen concentrator to offer continuous flow and pulse-dose delivery in a single device.


Do we need to service the oxygen concentrator regularly?

Oxygen concentrators need service, which is commonly called preventative maintenance (PM).  At Quality Medical, we repair service & PM stationary and portable oxygen concentrators. Quality Medical is an ISO certified biomedical equipment repair service company with multiple locations (Texas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia). If you need help with Oxygen concentrators or If your oxygen concentrator is having problems, call 727-547-6000 to speak to Quality Medical’s customer support.  

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