Apria Healthcare Inc.

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Apria Healthcare serves a customer base that consists of 1.2 million patients Apria Healthcare Group Inc. supplies home healthcare products and services, including oxygen and respiratory equipment, home delivered respiratory medications and a broad range of home infusion therapies and medical equipment. The company offers a comprehensive range of home respiratory therapy, diabetic supplies, medications and equipment, home infusion therapy and home medical equipment services; it is no wonder that Apria Healthcare is renowned as America's leading provider of integrated home healthcare products and services.

The company has its headquarters in Lake Forest, California, and employs more than 11,000 healthcare professionals in 504 Apria branch offices across the United States. Apria Healthcare is the country's leader in the alternate-site respiratory, HME and infusion markets. The company is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO), Apria Healthcare has set national quality standards in continuous performance improvement concepts. Their standards exceed all JCAHO requirements and enables them to deliver consistent quality services where their peresence is known.

The Services that the company offers include; Oxygen Therapy and RespiMed. Apria has range of respiratory products and services starting with the simplest equalizer to oxygen concentrators and the most complex ventilator or combination therapies. With the support of over 700 community-based respiratory care practitioners, we provide patient education and 24-hour on-call clinical support, every day of the year. Apria Pharmacy Network's RespiMed program, which features free home-delivered respiratory medications to patients nationwide, serves more than 45,000 patients on a monthly basis.

The company has a host of services and equipment that make the patient independent and lead quality lifestyles. Apria Healthcare has specialists talk to the patient and evaluate the home environment and provide the appropriate equipment as directed by the doctor's treatment plan. Patients receive not only equipment, but caring support from expert staff.

Know as the Great Escapes, Apria patients can vacation with Great Escapes, a program that allows patients to travel comfortably with supplemental oxygen, respiratory medications, infusion services and home medical equipment.