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Viemed posts record-breaking revenues, EBITDA


LAFAYETTE, La. ­– Viemed Healthcare reported second quarter net revenue of $42.9 million, an increase of 111% compared to the second quarter 2019.

SECO USA to donate vents to underserved Black communities


ROCKVILLE, Md. – SECO USA will donate several new ventilators to hospitals in Black communities. Biorespira Pulmonary Ventilators are non-invasive pulmonary ventilators that deliver oxygen to patients with difficulty breathing in a closed loop system and are easily operated by nurses and in-home care providers.

Trace Medical: ‘We can help you get business’


WHITMORE LAKE, Mich. – Trace Medical’s provider customers now have access to SunMED Medical Solutions’ contracts with hundreds of managed care and other payers for non-invasive and invasive ventilators.

Quality Biomedical strengthens vent supply


BOULDER, Colo. – The coronavirus pandemic and the urgent need for ventilators have given preventative maintenance new meaning—and Quality Biomedical a new purpose.

AdvaMed launches online platform to boost vent production


WASHINGTON – The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) has launched a new platform,, to connect ventilator companies with component suppliers to help scale production and distribution.

A supply chain in distress?

Respondents report delays, back orders, cancellations, increased prices

YARMOUTH, Maine – A whopping 95% of respondents to a recent HME Newspoll say they’re having trouble obtaining new equipment from manufacturers during the coronavirus pandemic.

DHHS awards vent contract to Philips


MURRYSVILLE, Pa. – The Department of Health and Human Services has awarded a contract for ventilator production under the Defense Production Act (DPA) to Philips.

Viemed’s Casey Hoyt on the RTs behind the vents


LAFAYETTE, La. – Viemed Healthcare has been supplying ventilators to healthcare facilities around the country and educating them on using the high-tech devices, even as it maintains its own role in treating patients in the home to free up hospital beds for COVID-19 cases.

Trump invokes DPA to boost ventilator manufacturers


WASHINGTON – President Trump has formally invoked the Defense Production Act to ensure that domestic manufacturers, including General Electric, Hill-Rom, Medtronic, ResMed and Royal Philips, can produce ventilators.

Ventec partners with GM to ramp up production


BOTELL, Wash. – Ventec Life Systems is collaborating with GM to increase production of its respiratory care products to support the growing fight against the coronavirus pandemic.