Homecare providers throughout Southern California have been scrambling to respond to the unprecedented fires sweeping through the region. About 20,000 patients served by Apria Healthcare alone have been displaced or face extreme smoke conditions, triggering implementation of their emergency response plans. "The entire team in Southern California is working on our emergency response in some capacity, either by staffing the disaster shelters, conducting patient inquiry calls, or delivering oxygen and medical equipment directly to homes," said Steve Foreman, Apria's regional VP of operations for Southern California.

California Fires Trigger Steps To Safeguard More Than 20,000 Homecare Patients


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