La Jolla, California - OxyHeal International® announced it has been awarded a contract for the lease and operation of hyperbaric oxygenation chambers for the DOD Centers of Excellence (DCoE) for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). The title of this trial is: "Hyperbaric Oxygen Applied Late after Mild to Moderate Traumatic Brain Injury: A Prospective Multi-Center Double-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial."
Under the terms of this contract, OxyHeal International® will fabricate multiplace hyperbaric chamber systems and install them in mobile trailers for delivery to four (4) military installations within the continental United States where these studies will take place. In addition to building and leasing the equipment, OxyHeal International® will provide a staff of Certified Hyperbaric Technologists (CHTs) responsible for orchestrating hyperbaric chamber compression schedules; overall safety of hyperbaric chamber operations and equipment safety; quality assurance; and maintenance. OxyHeal International® is also contracted to provide two (2) support buildings at each of these locations.
About OxyHeal International®
OxyHeal International® is an integrated services firm engaged in the contract management of Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine programs. Its rich history encompasses approximately 45 years of experience that also includes clinical operations and research utilizing hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT); providing unique hyperbaric professional training for health care, maintenance professionals, and whole of life costs support for each of the systems it has delivered. OxyHeal International® provides technical support on hyperbaric chamber systems it has delivered to large tertiary care hospitals throughout the United States and Internationally.
OxyHeal® Medical Systems, Inc. (OMS) is a vertically integrated designer and manufacturer of hyperbaric chamber systems to ASME / PVHO-1 standards and a variety of other international standards. OMS is also a certified manufacturing company by the National Board, is registered with the United States FDA, and maintains an ISO 13485:2003 Quality Management System for the manufacture of medical devices; in particular, pressure vessels for human occupancy (hyperbaric chambers).
About the DoD Centers of Excellence (DCoE) Mission
Mission: DCoE assesses, validates, oversees and facilitates prevention, resilience, identification, treatment, outreach, rehabilitation, and reintegration programs for psychological health (PH) and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) to ensure the Department of Defense meets the needs of the nation's military communities, warriors and families.
For more information about the DCoE, please refer to the following: