BOC Gases Ireland Ltd
BOC Gases Ireland is the largest provider of industrial, medical and special gases in Ireland.
About BOC Gases
Celebrating its centennial year operating on the island of Ireland, BOC has been producing atmospheric gases, including oxygen, nitrogen and argon for over 70 years. Its portfolio today includes thousands of different gases and mixtures, as well as related equipment and services.
Internationally BOC is a member of The Linde Group, a world leading gases and engineering company with almost 50,000 employees working in around 100 countries worldwide.
BOC Healthcare, a division of BOC Gases, is Ireland’s leading supplier of medical gases, associated equipment and related services for healthcare professionals.
Throughout hospitals, ambulance services, treatment centres, GP surgeries, homecare, veterinary and dental practices, a wide range of medical gases are used to provide crucial care and improve the lives of patients.
You can rely on BOC to supply and deliver the medical gases and equipment you need for your healthcare provision, whatever your field of expertise.
The Homecare division of BOC offers high-quality and cost-effective solutions to improve the quality of a patient’s daily life outside of the hospital environment, BOC provide a nurse lead patient focused service offering a full and comprehensive range of O2 modalities,
- Liquid Oxygen
- Cough Assist
Thanks to rapid developments, staying at home has become possible for many patients, even with a serious condition such as late-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) , IPF.
Hospitals and clinics
Medical gases are used in many areas of the hospital such as surgery, cryo-surgery, in vivo- and in vitro-diagnostics, anaesthesia, for lung function support, instrument sterilisation and CT scanning, to name just a few.
The modern hospital is unthinkable without a constant and reliable supply of medical gases.
In emergency care, medical gases such as oxygen and ENTONOX® are an essential aid in the treatment of patients in life threatening situations. Oxygen is a lifesaving and life-sustaining gas relied upon by healthcare professionals.
ENTONOX® is particularly suitable for the alleviation of pain in emergency situations.
In general, medical gases represent a critical addition to safe and improved emergency medical care.
Wishing everybody a safe and Happy Christmas from all in BOC Homecare.