REMEDY : BNSSG referral pathways

Home oxygen ordering

Checked: 02-11-2018 by vicky.ryan Next Review: 02-10-2019

Introduction

Before ordering home oxygen please consider contacting your local Community Respiratory Service who can undertake a Home Oxygen Assessment for patients and suggest appropriate oxygen therapy.

There are specific conditions which need to be met before prescribing home oxygen to people who smoke. The full policy can be viewed here: Policy for the Prescribing of Home Oxygen to People who Smoke v1.3

 

Referral

The service provider in the South West of England is Air Liquide. Healthcare professionals can contact them on 0808 202 2099 or alhomecare.hcpsupport@nhs.net

Home Oxygen Order Forms (HOOF) are available via the Air Liquide web portal.

Air Liquide web portal