Respiratory Care’s Evolving Challenges During Covid
The Clinical Care Team serving respiratory patients has faced a roller coaster of changes during Covid-19. What’s the latest, and where is care headed?
- By David Kopf
- Feb 14, 2022
Covid-19 has forced considerable changes for home oxygen care. How has the situation evolved for oxygen and respiratory providers and the clinical care team as a whole?
In the latest episode of the HME Business Podcast, John Medina, RRT, director of sales at CAIRE Inc., and David Lyman RRT, RRT-SDS, vice president of VGM Respiratory, explore topics such as the impact of new variants, telehealth, frequency of RT check-ins, and the pandemic’s impact on other home oxygen patients.
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About the Author
David Kopf is the Publisher and Executive Editor of HME Business and DME Pharmacy magazines. Follow him on LinkedIn at linkedin.com/in/dkopf/ and on Twitter at @postacutenews.