LOCAL INFORMATION

10.2.1.L5
Oxygen supplies

Extent: Jersey
Updated 19 September 2016
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Where can clients obtain oxygen supplies

Oxygen cylinders are available from some chemists.

Is oxygen covered by the Social Security prescription scheme

The cost of oxygen supplies is not covered by the Social Security Health Scheme prescription charge.

Is there financial assistance with the cost of supplies and equipment

For those on low incomes, financial help may be available in the form of income support benefit.

Oxygen cylinders can be provided by the General Hospital after referral from GP.

For further information call Community Oxygen & Respiratory Service on 01534 444009

The following chemists provide private supply of oxygen:

Boots the Chemist
Christies, Roseville Street