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RSVP Home Care offers home medical equipment for patients with DiGeorge Syndrome. If your child has been diagnosed with DiGeorge Syndrome or 22q11.2 deletion syndrome having a home medical supply company you can trust is important. Your doctor will from time to time prescribe medical equipment or supplies for your child. You can depend on RSVP Home Care to provide you with the necessary medical equipment while giving you the personalized attention and care your family deserves.

Diagnosing DiGeorge Syndrome

DiGeorge Syndrome or 22q11.2 deletion syndrome can affect children in a variety of ways. Children with DiGeorge Syndrome have a defect in chromosome 22. It can cause poor development of several body systems. Each child with DiGeorge Syndrome presents with a unique set of challenges. Because of the wide spectrum of medical, developmental and psychological needs, each patient’s optimal treatment requires an individual approach by a team of experts. Many times DiGeorge Syndrome is recognized in infancy because of the unique facial characteristics. Other times a diagnosis is not reached until later in childhood.

Signs and Symptoms Of DiGeorge Syndrome

DiGeorge Syndrome symptoms can vary tremendously. The type of symptoms and severity depends on the body systems affected and the severity of the defects. These signs and symptoms may include some or all of the following:

Your child with DiGeorge Syndrome may require a respiratory therapist or respiratory equipment to help with breathing. Also during aspects of your child’s treatments, especially after surgeries, you may need tracheotomy and gastrostomy tube care. RSVP Home Care can provide you with the right home medical equipment for patients with DiGeorge Syndrome. They are also available 24 hours a day to provide answers to questions you may have about your child’s treatment. When you need a home health care company you can depend on, RSVP Home Care is available to give you the help and support you need. RSVP Home Care is a company run by respiratory therapists who are dedicated to providing their patients and their patient’s families with optimal care and quality medical supplies.

Equipment Listing

RESPIRATORY EQUIPMENT

Ventilators – LTV 950 and 1150 Trilogy

Ventilator supplies; circuits, humidifiers

CPAP/NIPPV/BI-Level

Aerosol compressors (50 PSI) & supplies

Nebulizers & supplies

Suction machines & supplies (oral and tracheal)

Trach. Tubes (Shiley, Bivona, Smiths) standard & custom sizes

Tracheostomy supplies

Cough-assist devices

OXYGEN EQUIPMENT

Oxygen concentrators

High pressure systems

Oximeters and Probes

ENTERALS

Enteral pumps & poles

Nutrients & feeding kits

G-tubes, N/G tubes & supplies

MIC-KEY buttons & supplies

OTHER SUPPLIES

Complete line of dressings & gauze supplies

Incontinent supplies & Uri logical supplies