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Pulse oximeters available to support adults with COVID-19

Posted on February 2nd, 2023

Reminder: Pulse oximeters available to support adults with COVID-19
Shared from NHS England 

Pulse oximeters are available for self-monitoring purposes by adults who have tested positive for COVID-19, to support the earlier detection of silent hypoxia. Pulse oximeters should be used in line with the COVID Oximetry @home standard operating procedure, patient safety netting leaflets and diaries. Oximeters can also be used as part of Acute Respiratory Infection (ARI) hubs and ARI virtual wards to support patient self-monitoring. Trusts, systems, maternity, ambulance services can request their oximeters free of charge.

For queries please contact england.home@nhs.net

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