Profile: Allied Healthcare Products Inc (AHPI.O)
30 Nov 2016
Allied Healthcare Products, Inc., incorporated on December 19, 1979, manufactures a range of respiratory products used in the healthcare industry in a range of hospital and alternate site settings, including sub-acute care facilities, home healthcare and emergency medical care. The Company's product lines include respiratory care products, medical gas equipment, emergency medical products and trauma and patient handling products. Its products are marketed under various brand names to hospitals, hospital equipment dealers, hospital construction contractors, home healthcare dealers, emergency medical products dealers and others. Its product lines include respiratory care products, medical gas equipment and emergency medical products.
Respiratory Care Products
The Company's respiratory care products are respiratory care/anesthesia products, which include volume compressors; ventilator calibrators; humidifiers and mist tents, and carbon dioxide absorbent. It sells its respiratory care products under brand names, such as timeter, carbolime and litholyme. The Company's respiratory care products are used in the treatment of acute and chronic respiratory disorders, such as asthma, emphysema, bronchitis and pneumonia. Its home respiratory care products, which include aluminum oxygen cylinders; pressure regulators; nebulizers; portable volume compressors; portable suction equipment, and disposable respiratory products. It sells its home respiratory care products under brand names, such as Timeter, B&F and Schuco. Its home respiratory care products are primarily used for patients at home.
Medical Gas Equipment
The Company's medical gas equipment products include medical gas system construction products, medical gas system regulation devices, disposable oxygen and specialty gas cylinders, and portable suction equipment. Its medical gas system construction products include in-wall medical gas system components, including outlets, manifolds, alarms, ceiling columns and zone valves, and central station pumps and compressors, which are individually engineered systems consisting of compressors, reservoirs, valves and controls designed to drive a hospital's medical gas and suction systems. Each system is designed specifically for a given hospital or facility, which purchases pumps and compressors from suppliers, and headwalls. It sells its products under brand names, such as chemetron and oxequip. These products are primarily used in hospitals and sub-acute facilities.
The Company's medical gas system regulation devices include flowmeters; vacuum regulators; pressure regulators, and related products. Its disposable oxygen and specialty gas cylinders include disposable oxygen and gas cylinders, and are designed to provide oxygen for short periods of time in emergency situations. It sells its products under brand name, Lif-O-Gen. Its disposable oxygen and specialty gas cylinders are used for first aid providers, restaurants, industrial plants and other customers that require oxygen for infrequent emergencies and specialty gas distributors. Its portable suction equipment includes portable suction equipment and disposable suction canisters and are sold under the brand names, including gomco, allied and schuco. It is used in hospitals, sub-acute facilities and homecare products.
Emergency Medical Products
The Company's Emergency Medical Products are used in the treatment of trauma-induced injuries. The Company's emergency medical products provide patient resuscitation or ventilation during cardiopulmonary resuscitation or respiratory distress, as well as immobilization and treatment for burns. Its products include respiratory/resuscitation products, which include demand resuscitation valves; bag mask resuscitators; emergency transport ventilators, precision oxygen regulators, minilators, multilators and humidifiers, SurgeX - surge suppressing post valve, mass casualty ventilation line, and the AHP300 Ventilator. It sells its products under brand names, including Layered Service Provider (LSP); omni-tech, and allied. The Company's trauma and patient handling products include spine immobilization products, pneumatic anti-shock garments and trauma burn kits. Spine immobilization products include a backboard that is designed for immobilization of injury victims and provides a means of emergency patient transportation and extrication. The half back extractor/rescue vest is useful for both suspected cervical/spinal injuries and for mountain and air rescues. Its pneumatic anti-shock garments are used to treat victims experiencing hypovolemic shock. Its trauma burn kits contain products for the treatment of trauma and burns.
Allied Healthcare Products Inc
1720 Sublette Ave
ST. LOUIS MO 63110-1927