About us

Air Liquide Healthcare is engaged alongside patients, healthcare professionals and hospitals to make the healthcare system efficient and virtuous for all.  We are the leading provider of medical gases, respiratory care products and central medical gas pipeline systems in Canada.

Life is precious and can be delicate. Our purpose is to work with professionals and medical institutions to protect vulnerable lives. At Air Liquide Healthcare we are driven by our mission to protect vulnerable lives by providing innovative healthcare products and technologies, dedicated services, and clinical support.

 


Who we are

We’re the Canadian healthcare subsidiary of Air Liquide, the world leader in gases, technologies and services for Industry and Health.

For over 100 years, Air Liquide has worked with hundreds of Canadian hospitals, laboratories, and other medical professionals to provide medical gases and related products & services, and continuously challenge the industry with innovative technology.

 

Our solutions

We provide innovative solutions and experience in medical gases for hospitals, clinics and healthcare partners, committing ourselves to the highest quality and safety standards. Our offer includes:

How are Air Liquide Healthcare, GH Medical & Campbell Medical connected?

In 1995 Air Liquide Healthcare acquired GH Medical, and Campbell Medical in 2000, thus becoming a Canada-wide leader in medical gas pipeline system services and preventive maintenance.

GH Medical originates in Quebec of the 1940's. Founded by Gerard Hurtubise and quickly rising to become the premier pipeline and medical gas systems service provider in that province, and soon thereafter in Ontario. Campbell Medical was founded in Alberta in the 70’s, and later expanded to serve Western Canada from a base in BC.  

Today our national team of Air Liquide Healthcare service technicians and partners, located in every Province, bring the highest level of training and experience to our valued clientele. In keeping with the latest CSA requirements, our technical services staff are educated at the country’s only fully operational medical gas piping training centre, located in Blainville, Quebec.

We are dedicated to protecting vulnerable lives with an engaged and inventive attitude, responding to the needs of the Healthcare communities we serve.

Our commitment is to remain a recognized leader for clinical excellence, gaseous drugs, and medical products, preferred for a highly customer focused experience, and distinguished by the quality of our people.

Putting the patients first with Value-based Healthcare (VBHC)

Air Liquide Healthcare has one priority in mind: patients are the heart of everything we do. Our 30 years of expertise and especially our home healthcare expertise have taught us that putting patients at the centre of the system, as a person, is the only way forward for a more valuable healthcare.

With Value Based Healthcare, a unique patient-centric and collective approach around better outcomes, Air Liquide Healthcare is engaged to improve value in healthcare for the benefit of patients and at the best cost for the society. Our claim ‘Changing Care. With You.’ encapsulates this new perspective.

With this priority in mind, we develop innovative solutions to address major public health needs and social issues.

Key figures

15,000 + hospitals and clinics in which we are present worldwide

35 countries in which we operate in the health sector

1,000 + highly qualified staff across Canada

Home Healthcare, proximity first

Under VitalAire Home Healthcare, we offer home oxygen and CPAP products and services, that help treat thousands of patients across the country each year.

As a leader in Home Healthcare, we help in caring for people at home who have chronic conditions, such as respiratory diseases and diabetes, in cooperation with medical teams. We offer services based on both human and digital follow up, and enabled by a medical device. Thanks to our teams of multidisciplinary experts (pharmacists, nurses, nutritionists and technicians), we aim to enhance patients’ autonomy and quality of life, improve their adherence to treatments and prevent their risk of relapse or re-hospitalisation.

Why choose us

  • Full-scope medical gases provider
    We are involved from production to patient therapy, and know medical gases intimately

  • Reliability
    You can depend on us to provide you with the right equipment and services to meet your facility's needs

  • Innovation
    Innovation is our vision: we prioritize quality of care through patient-centric products and services

  • Safety
    Ensuring the safety of your patients and staff is our top priority - our emphasis is on safety, compliance and risk management

  • Experienced
    We are owned by Air Liquide Group, the largest supplier of industrial, medical & specialty gases, found on every continent in the world

  • Coast-to-coast service network
    Our fill plants are widespread to shorten response-time and ensure supply chain reliability

  • Accreditation and regulation
    We help you ensure your facility's medical equipment is serviced and fully compliant with Canadian standards

  • Customized portfolio
    We supply a complete range of high-quality specialty gases, including mixtures used in specific applications to suit your needs