May is Clean Air Month!In honor of Clean Air Month, Quality DME wants to remind you to replace and clean your supplies regularly!Did you know that the quality of your air could affect your Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) therapy? If you don't replace your supplies regularly, you … Read more about Clean Air for Effective Treatment
Just like with anything else, there are problems that can arise with your PAP therapy. These quick solutions will help you get back on track.Common Problems:Dry Mouth: Caused by air escaping through the mouth when it falls open during the night.Solution: Try a full face mask or a … Read more about Common Issues That Arise With Sleep Apnea Treatment
You finally have your machine... now what?At Quality DME, Inc., we feel it is important to know exactly how to use your CPAP/BIPAP machine. Following these steps will help you get the best results!Set up your machineYour machine should be on a flat surface at or below head level. Always … Read more about Using Your CPAP/BIPAP Machine
Here at Quality DME, Inc., all provided equipment is billed to your insurance company. In addition, all equipment is subject to all applicable deductibles and co-insurances.MasksMost masks have a 90-day manufacturer warranty for defects. Refer to your mask user manual/instructions for … Read more about Replacement Supplies and Warranty Information
The maintenance of your CPAP equipment is vital to the success of your Sleep Apnea treatmentAll items below can be washed with light liquid soap; i.e. - Dove, Ivory, Baby Soap, etc. (something gentle; avoid dish washing soaps.) Do not use alcohol-based wipes.Wash your mask weekly with light … Read more about Maintenance of Your CPAP Equipment
There are many benefits to Sleep Apnea TherapyIf you keep up with your nightly Therapy, you will ultimately improve your quality of life. In order to get the rewarding benefits of Sleep Apnea Therapy, you need to take care of your equipment, meaning you must replace your PAP supplies as needed. … Read more about PAP Supplies That Need To Be Replaced
One of the most common forms of therapy for Sleep Apnea is a CPAP MachineCPAP stands for Continuous Positive Airway Pressure. The CPAP Machine increases the air pressure in your throat to prevent your airway from collapsing while you inhale; it also helps you to snore less.The machine's … Read more about What Is a CPAP Machine?