Sapio Group has been operating on the Italian market in the technical and medical gases sector for 90 years: it was founded in 1922. Today, the enterprise is an industrial group able to completely satisfy the market’s requirements and necessities and with the potential for developing new technologies and new services. In tune with the development of productive capabilities, the range of products and services was extended, combining with the supply of medical and technical gases (oxygen, nitrogen, acetylene, carbon dioxide, hydrogen, argon, helium, mixtures and hyper-pure gases, F.U. gases and mixtures), the supply of high technology systems for cutting and welding, for refrigerating gases, plants for the On Site production of nitrogen, oxygen and hydrogen; the designing and implementation of plants for the application and distribution of gases; finally the development of innovative applications in the energy sector and for research.
In 1989, Sapio Life was founded within the Sapio Group with the mission of ensuring a significant presence in the new and growing homecare sector. Operational divisions include dedicated structures and technologies in the supply of medical gases to the hospital and home healthcare market. Sapio Life provides support to the public welfare program, providing disabled patients with assisted living service that permits personal dignity and independence. With a staff of 130 direct and indirect employees, Sapio Life’s logistical organization of 25 assistance centers (branches, subsidiaries and agencies) and distributor fleet of over 60 vehicles is exclusively dedicated to the fulfillment of homecare services. With the goal of better satisfying patients' needs, Sapio Life has recently started to expand its activities into the European market, focusing
on: Medical Gases, Hospital Services, Home Care and Technical Service.
Medical Gases and Hospital Services
Production and distribution of medical gases, pure gases, Helium and mixtures for laboratories and hospitals.
Design, implementation and revamping of storage and distribution plants for gases within the hospital units.
Programmed maintenance for gas distribution plants and relevant stations. Remote control and monitoring of plants at user facilities.
Training courses for hospital operators having to handle gas equipment. Gas leaks detection systems.
Analysis of the pollution caused by anaesthetic gases in operating theatres. Analysis of risks connected with the utilisation of gases.
Home monitoring devices, such as spirometers and pulsossime-ters, for an extensive collection of data useful for physician and health operators in evaluating the therapy/patient compliance.
Home Care Medical Equipments
The medical equipments (crutches, wheelchairs, beds…) allow people to reduce their dependence on others, to make the home more comfortable and therefore to improve their quality of life.
Home Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition
Nutritional mixtures and the necessary peristaltic pumps for administering the nourishment according to the doctors’ instructions.
LIFE CURE - Home Care Integrated Assistance
- Respiratory assistance (oxygen-therapy and ventilation-therapy)
- Home Care Medical EquipmentsArtificial nutrition
- Pain therapy
Technical Service (Servizio Assistenza Tecnica - SAT) which carries out maintenance and testing by means of a dedicated laboratory and highly-specialised personnel. Technical assistance at the patient’s home is assured on a 24-hour basis by a network of technicians present over the whole national territory.