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Oxygen Safety Advice

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Oxygen Safety Advice

Using your oxygen safely is very important.  We recommend you take your time and familiarise yourself with the safety instructions in the literature given to you by your technician when they installed your oxygen equipment.

 

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Patients must not smoke whilst undergoing oxygen therapy. Electronic Cigarettes should also not be used whilst a patient is undergoing oxygen therapy. Additionally, batteries of electronic cigarettes should not be charged in the vicinity of a patient undergoing oxygen therapy or the oxygen source itself.

 

If you require further assistance or have any questions about your oxygen equipment, you can contact our patient helpline on:

 

0800 917 9840 (freephone)

 

For emergencies our staff are available 24 hours per day, however for general enquires please contact our staff during office hours.

 

NOTE: in case of fire immediately vacate the premises. Only take your oxygen equipment with you if it does not hinder you. Stay out of the premises. Call the Fire and Rescue Services and advise them you are using medical oxygen. If you feel unwell, or you require emergency oxygen, request an ambulance immediately by phoning 999.

 

Useful Help & Advice

Oxygen is a fire accelerator and can cause rapid burning

DO’s With Oxygen

DON’T’s With Oxygen

 

Useful contacts

 

British Lung Foundation

http://www.lunguk.org

National Fire Service

http://www.fireservice.co.uk

Smoking Cessation

http://www.smokefree.nhs.uk

Cystic Fibrosis Trust

http://www.cftrust.org.uk

Pulmonary Hypertension Association

http://www.phassociation.uk.com

Organisation for the Understanding of Cluster Headache OUCH (UK)

http://www.ouchuk.org

 

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Contact Info

Registered Office Address:

Dolby Medical Home Respiratory Care Ltd
North Suite, Lomond Court,
Castle Business Park, Stirling,
FK9 4TU

Registered in Scotland No. 063902

Gatwick Office Address:

Dolby Vivisol
Southpoint, Old Brighton Road,
Lowfield Heath,
Gatwick, West Sussex,
RH11 0PR

 

 

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