Home Oxygen Concentrators

Home oxygen concentrators are designed for oxygen therapy conducted at home. These devices are stationary and need electricity from a wall out. They provide a quiet, reliable supply of medical-grade oxygen  at home for patients who have COPD or other chronic lung disorders. At-home oxygen concentrators will vary in features, size, weight, noise level, oxygen flow rate, and more. 

  • How to Change the Filter On a Respironics EverFlo Oxygen Concentrator?

    How to Change the Filter On a Respironics EverFlo Oxygen Concentrator?

    May 7, 2024
    Regular maintenance is critical for the everyday performance of your Respironics EverFlo Oxygen Concentrator. Changing your filters will help maintain consistent oxygen flow, prevent overheating, and keep your oxygen supply clean. How Often Should You Change the Respironics EverFlo Oxygen Concentrator’s Filter? The Respironics EverFlo filters are low maintenance. So, you...
  • Oxygen Concentrator Troubleshooting

    Oxygen Concentrator Troubleshooting

    April 30, 2024

    Although it may initially sound alarming and concerning, a beeping oxygen concentrator is no reason to panic. Most stationary and portable oxygen concentrators have several built-in safety features to alert users that something requires attention. Not only will your machine audibly beep, but most also have visual alarms as well in case the user is vision- or hearing-impaired. Most often, the concentrator either requires power or has detected poor airflow. Here are some reasons, and how to address the issues, of why your oxygen concentrator could be beeping. Use this checklist to help you figure the alarm out on your own. 

  • What is the Difference Between Pulse Dose & Continuous Flow Oxygen Concentrators?

    Difference Between Pulse Dose & Continuous Flow Oxygen Concentrators

    April 24, 2024
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PNDEYQdRH8o Patients with respiratory illness may require supplemental medical oxygen. When your physician writes a prescription, they will indicate the number of liters of oxygen delivered per minute (LPM) that you require. The LPM required will help determine whether a pulse dose or continuous flow oxygen concentrator best suits your needs. Here’s how the...
  • What is a Home Oxygen Concentrator?

    What is a Home Oxygen Concentrator?

    February 26, 2024
    During a typical day, the average person breathes nearly 25,000 times1 without thinking much about it. But, not everyone is breathing easy. For those suffering from respiratory ailments that require a regular supply of supplemental oxygen, each breath matters. A home oxygen concentrator (HOC) is the preferred solution for delivering that necessary flow of oxygen in the comfort of your own home...
  • An Overview of Latest Technologies in New Oxygen Concentrators

    An Overview of Latest Technologies in New Oxygen Concentrators

    February 8, 2024

    When patients with respiratory illness need assistance breathing, oxygen concentrators are often the solution.  They allow patients to manage their respiratory care at home, and on the go with portable oxygen concentrators.

  • How to Set Oxygen Levels on an Oxygen Concentrator

    How to Set Oxygen Levels on an Oxygen Concentrator

    January 11, 2024

    Setting the oxygen level on your oxygen concentrator depends on the prescription given to you by your doctor. You should not choose your own settings unless your doctor has recommended a change. Making that adjustment is simple for most oxygen concentrators. Technicians or medical professionals are not needed. It’s easy to adjust yourself. Types of Oxygen Concentrator Flow Settings ....

  • Do Oxygen Concentrators Need Maintenance?

    Do Oxygen Concentrators Need Maintenance?

    January 3, 2024
    Like most machines, oxygen concentrators need maintenance. Fortunately, modern designs and intuitive user-friendly engineering have made cleaning and maintenance routines easy.  Does a Portable Oxygen Concentrator Need Regular Maintenance?  Portable oxygen concentrators may need extra maintenance as they are carried outside of the home. However, the cleaning and mainte...
  • Benefits of Buying Oxygen Concentrators Online

    Benefits of Buying Oxygen Concentrators Online

    January 3, 2024
    For those who require home oxygen therapy, purchasing an oxygen concentrator online is easier than ever. You no longer have to go to medical supply stores, schedule deliveries, or even make decisions based on whether or not your insurance is accepted. Online retailers, such as the Oxygen Concentrator Supplies Shop, simplify the buying process and providing customers with a positive experie...
  • How to Clean an Oxygen Concentrator Machine At Home?

    How to Clean an Oxygen Concentrator Machine At Home?

    November 9, 2023
    Regularly cleaning your oxygen concentrator is important and highly recommended. Just as cleaning your other household appliances reduces germ and bacteria buildup, cleaning your oxygen concentrator helps to prevent infection and helps maintain peak performance of your machine. Follow these simple steps to ensure you are taking proper care of your equipment. How to Clean the Outside of ...
  • Sleeping With An Oxygen Concentrator At Night

    Sleeping With An Oxygen Concentrator At Night

    November 9, 2023
    While it is normal for oxygen levels to drop while you sleep, if the drop is too low it can increase the risk for disrupted sleep and even cause serious health problems. It is important to recognize the symptoms of low oxygen. If you suffer from low oxygen levels, oxygen concentrators can offer supplemental oxygen to help ensure a peaceful and healthy rest. Symptoms of Low Oxygen While ...
  • How Does an Oxygen Concentrator Work?

    How Does an Oxygen Concentrator Work?

    November 9, 2023
    Do you have low levels of oxygen in your blood due to respiratory problems, such as COPD, asthma, sleep apnea, cystic fibrosis, or lung disease? If so, your doctor may recommend the use of supplemental oxygen. In the past, your choices of oxygen devices were bulky tanks or cylinders that limited mobility and could even be dangerous. Fortunately, oxygen therapy technology has come a long way. T...
  • Tips to Comfortable Oxygen Therapy at Home

    Tips to Comfortable Oxygen Therapy at Home

    October 16, 2023
    When oxygen therapy becomes a prescribed treatment, it’s best to find ways to make it a part of your lifestyle. Your life at home can be as normal as ever, just with the added benefit of oxygen therapy to help you stay healthy.  What is Oxygen Therapy? Oxygen therapy is a prescribed treatment that uses supplemental pure oxygen to manage respiratory illnesses. The therapy aids th...