HME began as a local medical equipment rental company, and during the past 25 years have grown to become one of the largest independent dealers of Mobility and Home Medical Equipment in the Lower Mainland.
With over 50 staff and 25 years in business HME is fully active in Rehab Sales and Consultations, Stairlifts and Home Modifications – the only Diamond level dealer in Canada with Bruno, and the largest independent dealer in Western Canada.
HME is committed to the long term training and education of the home medical industry professionals. We would like to assists patients, families, and trained medical professionals such as therapists, nurses, and others in making informed decisions.
Posted on July 29, 2016
HME has been busy helping OT’s solve their clients’ high-pressure problems.
A couple recent pressure mapping scenarios that we’ve encountered are listed below. Can you guess what we did to assist the OT in providing a better pressure-redistribution option for their client?
We worked with an OT and a client who was currently on a bed-rest protocol to off-load a pressure sore near the client’s IT. The OT and our HME rep worked on an alternate position to off-load that wasn’t the client’s bed. Can you guess what product allowed the client to re-distribute pressure and achieve this pressure mapping result?
An OT and HME rep worked together to assist a client who was still not healing an IT wound, even though the client was in a tilt chair and on a Roho Cushion. Can you guess what adjustments and additions our HME rep and OT did to achieve these results?
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