POC – Transporter
Transporters are heavier than Portable Oxygen Concentrators(POC).
Like POC,the transporter can operate of,
2.Car 12V socket
Transporters are about the size of a small carry on suitcase and weigh approximately 7kg.
Current Transporter technology is such that flow rates of up to 6LPM can be easily delivered based on pulse (Pulse is based on breathing demand)
Transporters can also deliver continuous oxygen of up to 3LPM.
Therefore a Transporter can be used with patients who suffer from Sleep Apnea as well.
Most home stationery concentrators will deliver up to 5LPM.
We have a special pricing arrangement with Discovery Medical Aid.
Depending on the plan you are on,You may qualify for a POC.
If your Medical Aid does not pay for a POC,Don’t worry call us and we will liaise with a
Financial Institution on your behalf to finance your POC.
If you need any further explanation of the difference between and Portable Oxygen Concentrator or a Transporter,Give your nearest OxyGen branch a call and we will gladly help you.
We travelled the world to source the best quality Transporter Oxygen Concentrators for you.
Sadly there are companies in South Africa who sell cheap cosmetic portable oxygen concentrators without considering the medical requirements of the patients.
Our travels and interaction with suppliers have revealed that in the Far East, oxygen is used for cosmetic reasons as well.
It is possible to import these portable oxygen for cosmetic reasons far more cheaper.
At the end of the day,It is the patient who pays the ultimate price.
We provide a 24hour support on all Medical Devices rented or purchased.
Repairs for Portable Oxygen Devices take place in Johannesburg.
We will review your script and Medical Condition and advise you with a qualified opinion before you purchase a Portable Oxygen Concentrator.