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Thursday, Dec. 7, 2023

DASCO acquires P&R Medical Connection

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COLUMBUS — DASCO Home Medical Equipment, a family-owned provider renowned for its comprehensive selection of medical equipment and specialized respiratory services, has announced the acquisition of P&R Medical Connection, a trusted home infusion pharmacy and medical equipment provider located in Van Wert and Defiance.

Since its inception in 1987, DASCO has been committed to improving patient outcomes and reducing healthcare costs through innovative partnerships with hospitals and healthcare facilities. With over 25 locations throughout Ohio, West Virginia, Kentucky, Indiana, Michigan, and Texas, DASCO has consistently provided patients and referral sources with the best service, quality care, and equipment possible.

P&R Medical Connection has been acquired by DASCO Home Medical Equipment. P&R photo

The acquisition of P&R Medical Connection, which has been serving Northwest Ohio and Northeast Indiana since 1985, is aligned with DASCO’s vision of being a place where human beings thrive. This expansion is set to enhance the company’s reach and capabilities in providing essential medical equipment and services directly to patients’ homes, further establishing DASCO as a leader in the home medical equipment industry.

“P&R Medical Connection shares our dedication to delivering exceptional patient care and a complementary product line that will be an excellent addition to DASCO’s robust service offerings,” said Ann Cornelius, VP of Strategic Partnerships and Operations at DASCO. “We are excited to welcome their skilled team to our family and look forward to integrating their expertise to better serve our communities.”

This strategic move marks a continuation of DASCO’s growth and its commitment to excellence in home healthcare provision. The enhanced operational strength and expanded geographical footprint reinforce the company’s dedication to its mission and its patients.

DASCO offers a comprehensive list of services including respiratory services/oxygen equipment, hospital beds, wheelchairs, sleep therapy equipment, orthopedic braces and splints, diabetes supplies, and other basic DME equipment including walkers, patient lifts, bedside commodes, rollators, and urologicals. DASCO will continue to have an onsite hospital liaison for patient discharge support and vast insurance network covering Northwest Ohio and Indiana. They have same day home delivery of oxygen, non-invasive ventilation/other discharge equipment, and 24-7 on call service.

DASCO Home Medical Equipment is enthusiastic about this new chapter and the opportunities for growth and improved patient care it represents. The integration of P&R Medical Connection into DASCO’s operations is expected to proceed smoothly, with a shared goal of ensuring continuity of care and service excellence. DASCO is located in the same space as P&R Medical at Adams Memorial Hospital on the first floor beside the gift shop.

POSTED: 11/20/23 at 3:53 pm. FILED UNDER: Business