Home Medical Equipment
Deaconess Home Medical Equipment offers a broad variety of equipment for respiratory services, comfort aids and support products to assist with various medical needs. Our friendly, professional staff is committed to providing the best quality home medical equipment and respiratory services available. Many trained technicians specialize in teaching the use of equipment to patients and caregivers.
Respiratory & Oxygen Services
Deaconess Home Services offers many support products to help patients with their medical needs. We provide quality equipment and services to our patients including:
trapeze bars heat therapy products
air flotation mattresses foot cradles
alternating pressure therapy overbed tables
bedside commodes commode extensions
transfer benches incontinence supplies
adult & children's sizes
CPM (Continuous Passive Motion) Machines
Respiratory and Oxygen Services
Deaconess Home Services works with physicians to meet the varied needs of patients requiring respiratory care at home. When necessary, our respiratory therapists aid in the set-up and fitting of machines and supplies.
are more mobile than cylinders or stationary liquid receivers, allowing patients to move around the house while receiving a continuous oxygen supply.
Portable Liquid Oxygen Systems
are ideal for patients with high-liter continuous flow needs, and for active patients participating in exercise programs.
Cylinder Oxygen Systems
meet the low-flow, intermittent needs of non-ambulatory patients.
Oxygen Conserving Devices
, when used with cylinder systems, limit lost oxygen and extend usable hours to give patients greater mobility and convenience.
are designed to monitor respiratory (breathing) and cardiac (heart) activity in infants. If irregularities are detected, the monitor will alarm to warn caregivers.
A Home Services Customer Service Representative calls each patient monthly to confirm shipment of medication refills and to check for any possible questions, referring any clinical questions to a pharmacist. These monthly calls help to ensure appropriate patient medication usage and keeps the program flowing smoothly.
The pharmacist monitors each patient's drug regimen to assure maximum therapy benefits, and communicates when necessary, results to the physician. The program's free home delivery eliminates patient trips to the pharmacy and assures that patients will never be without proper respiratory medications.
reliably deliver aerosolized medication to patients with such conditions as asthma, bronchitis, RSV, ect. Many insurances authorize the purchase of machines for continued long term use in the home. Deaconess Home Services assures system efficacy through in-depth patient instruction, and can deliver aerosolized medications to patient homes.
(continuous positive airway pressure) machines provide relief from symptoms of obstructive sleep apnea. The unit provides a low pressure airflow into your upper airway and holds the airway open, preventing it from collapsing, resulting in more restful sleep.
-- Individualized training and education are provided as part of the initial visit, as well as ongoing 24 hour support. This personalized service enhances self-confidence for both the patient and the caregiver.
Experiences customer service representatives file Medicare, Medicaid, private insurance and amanaged care claims. Deaconess Home Services is a preferred provider to most national and regional insurers.
For our patients' convenience, professional skilled technicians are available for equipment delivery, teaching and support 24 hours a day.
For more information call 812/450-HOPE (4673) or 800/440-9816.