#Oxygenforindia: Intermedical sends over 2000 oxygen concentrators to India as it battles deadly 2nd wave of COVID-19.

At the time of writing, India’s battle with COVID-19 has reached its deadliest since the pandemic began. Peaking at 4000 deaths a day and a healthcare system on the brink of collapse, citizens in the country are resorting to the international community for help. In recent weeks, low oxygen supplies and in some cases hospitals […]

WHO: 1 million COVID-19 cases a week. 620,000 cubic metres of oxygen a day.

A recent media briefing by WHO’s Director General has cited the huge demand for supplementary Oxygen as cases continue to grow at an exponential rate across the globe. One of the most effective ways of saving lives is providing oxygen to patients who need it.  Since the beginning of the pandemic, Oxygen therapy has played […]

Coronavirus: Community oxygen tests ‘key to second wave’ with a home pulse oximeter

Dr Simon Barry, A respiratory clinical lead in Wales has suggested that “Oxygen levels in suspected coronavirus cases should be monitored in the community to help hospitals cope with a second wave of cases.” Speaking to BBC NEWS in June, Dr Barry said early on in the pandemic it became clear reduced oxygen levels in […]

Intermedical plays a role in MOD’s huge operation for the provision of 10,000 items of critical medical equipment to NHS.

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, more than 10,000 items of critical medical equipment have been made available to the NHS frontline including oxygen concentrators provided by Intermedical. This huge logistical operation spanned across three months reaching the operations final milestone on Tuesday 30th June. It involved the MOD’s procurement arm Defence Equipment & Support […]

Prime Minister Boris Johnson describes his experience of COVID-19

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has detailed his experience with COVID-19 saying he needed ‘litres and litres’ of oxygen in his first interview since his recovery. Since leaving hospital, the Prime Minister has said he was a “very lucky man” and praised the staff at St Thomas’ Hospital in London. He was first diagnosed with Covid-19 […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19), Viral Pneumonia & Oxygen Therapy

Unless you’ve been living on a remote island somewhere you will know that COVID-19 otherwise known as Coronavirus, has been wreaking havoc across the globe in recent months. At the time of writing, over 100,000 people across all major continents have had or suffering from the virus. And whilst governments all over the world are […]