What is HomeFill unit?
The Invacare HomeFill Oxygen System provides an unlimited, refillable ambulatory oxygen supply for patients to provide greater mobility and increased independence than traditional oxygen modalities. Provides an unlimited, refillable oxygen supply.
What is the purpose of oxygen concentrator?
An oxygen concentrator is a device that concentrates the oxygen from a gas supply (typically ambient air) by selectively removing nitrogen to supply an oxygen-enriched product gas stream. They are used industrially and as medical devices for oxygen therapy.
How does a HomeFill oxygen system work?
With a HomeFill system, the patient leaves home with an aluminum cylinder while the oxygen compressor stays at home. Thus only the cylinder gets exposed to the elements, dropped and otherwise experiences normal wear and tear while the more expensive compressor stays behind.
Who needs an oxygen concentrator?
Oxygen concentrator definition: An oxygen concentrator is a type of medical device used for delivering oxygen to individuals with breathing-related disorders. Individuals whose oxygen concentration in their blood is lower than normal often require an oxygen concentrator to replace that oxygen.
How long do oxygen tanks last?
However, the “E” tank is by far the most common. The “E” tank is a 3-foot tall aluminum tank that weighs about 8 pounds and carries anywhere from 2,200–3,000 PSI of compressed oxygen gas depending on the manufacturer. If used continuously at 2 liters per minute, an “E” tank will last about 5–6 hours.
How long does it take to refill oxygen tank?
The O2 BELOW NORMAL or WAIT light will be on for 3 minutes prior to the compressor starting to fill the cylinder. It will then go out. The FILLING light will be on while cylinder is being filled. Filling could take several hours depending on the cylinder size.
How often should an oxygen concentrator be serviced?
once a year
Aside from cleaning and changing the air inlet filter, your oxygen concentrator should be serviced once a year by a professional. As scheduled, a maintenance technician will verify the oxygen purity, flow rate and pressure, as well as change the inlet compressor and check the bacteria filter.
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What is homefill II from Invacare?
The HomeFill II from Invacare revolutionises ambulatory oxygen supplies by allowing patients to refill cylinders in the comfort and convenience of their home. It consists of a multi-stage pump that simply and safely compresses oxygen from specially equipped Invacare concentrators into oxygen cylinders.
What is home fill oxygen system?
Home fill oxygen systems such as liquid oxygen and oxygen compressors provide convenience and savings for individuals on oxygen therapy. Overview of Home Fill Oxygen System: People using long-term oxygen therapy once depended upon regular deliveries of oxygen tanks.
What accessories do I need to refill the homefill II cylinders?
Here you can check the accessories that serve to refill the HomeFill II cylinders, as well as the regulators and conservers that guarantee a perfect performance. An easy adjutable cylinder carrying bag is the ideal way to transport your Homefill II cylinder and we also have a back pack available for those who prefer that style of carry aid.