Portable Oxygen Concentrators

Portable oxygen concentrators are devices used to provide supplemental oxygen to those who need it in a small and compact size. These devices are portable, lightweight, and FAA-approved, making them an ideal companion for those who are frequently on the go or travel. Portable oxygen concentrators can be plugged into an AC outlet at home, in a DC outlet in the car, or cord-free with a battery. 

  • 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...
  • Belluscura X-PLOR Portable Oxygen Concentrator Review

    Belluscura X-PLOR Portable Oxygen Concentrator Review

    March 20, 2024

    The Belluscura X-PLOR Portable Oxygen Concentrator is a lightweight and compact portable oxygen concentrator designed with ModulAir® and Airgonomical™ technology, ideal for oxygen therapy patients who want to replace their heavy oxygen units with something smaller but just as effective. This device includes a user-friendly interface to change/see settings easily, high oxygen outputs, and a rechargeable battery all at an affordable cost. With this portable oxygen concentrator, users will feel ready and able to participate in all the activities life has to offer. 

  • Traveling with Portable Oxygen Concentrator to US National Parks

    Traveling with Portable Oxygen Concentrator to US National Parks

    February 19, 2024
    As the country begins to ease travel restrictions, folks are planning trips and vacations again. For patients who rely on portable oxygen therapy, this means ensuring proper travel preparations are made. For example, folks visiting US National Parks should consider a few things: elevation, available power sources, and operating temperature. Here is our list of things to consider when trave...
  • 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 Long Does a Portable Oxygen Concentrator Last?

    How Long Does a Portable Oxygen Concentrator Last?

    January 24, 2024
    When you require a reliable supply of oxygen while away from home, you need a dependable portable oxygen concentrator. Fortunately, most portable oxygen concentrators offer long-lasting batteries for hours of oxygen delivery. If you’re planning a long road trip or are traveling internationally, here are some tips for selecting a portable oxygen concentrator that provides battery endurance duri...
  • 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 ....

  • Inogen G4 Vs. G5: Which Concentrator is Right for You?

    Inogen G4 Vs. G5: Which Concentrator is Right for You?

    January 10, 2024

    Inogen One G5 vs Inogen One G4 For individuals in need of medical oxygen, everyday activities can be stressful. With the introduction of portable oxygen concentrators, patients who once relied solely on oxygen tanks can now use smaller, compact machines to provide supplemental oxygen anywhere. The Inogen One line of POCs is lightweight and small, easy to carry around while on the go. 

  • 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 ...
  • Flying with a Portable Oxygen Concentrator

    Flying with a Portable Oxygen Concentrator

    November 9, 2023
    The American Medical Association reports that more than 30 million Americans have chronic lung disease and an estimated 800,000 to 1 million require home oxygen therapy.1 Travelers with respiratory illnesses must have portable oxygen concentrators or POCs readily available. Portable oxygen concentrators filter ambient air to generate supplemental oxygen. In 2016, the FAA update...