Hospital HME, DASCO form partnership

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

POINT PLEASANT, Ohio – Pleasant Valley Hospital’s HME division has entered into a joint venture with DASCO Home Medical Equipment, the Gallipolis Daily Tribune reports. It will now do business as DASCO-Pleasant Valley Home Medical Equipment and will be jointly owned by the two organizations, the newspaper says. “This partnership will allow DASCO to provide increased access to highly specialized respiratory equipment like home oxygen, non-invasive vent systems and CPAP equipment, while continuing to provide specialty care medical products and equipment to the families in this community,” Rachel Mazur, DASCO CEO, told the newspaper. The staffs of the two organizations are working together to install state-of-the-art business and communication technology to identify and serve the needs of customers. They are also working to further identify, define and implement best practices for clinical and business operations to allow for improved patient outcomes, the newspaper reports. DASCO’s home office is in Westerville, Ohio; it has several branches throughout the state, as well as West Virginia, Kentucky and Indiana.