Sign up for a Free CPAP / BiPAP Trial today
It’s easy to try out a CPAP machine, just fill out the request form and someone from our office will contact you to organize a delivery.
Thereupon Free CPAP / BiPAP Trial starts with a get home sleep monitor. You order it from our office to diagnose the severity of your sleep apnea. In effect use it at home for 1-2 nights. Return to our office the next business day for the results. For this reason Free CPAP / BiPAP Trial will begin soon after.
If you have not been tested for sleep apnea. You can order a take-home sleep monitor from one of our offices. Use it at home for 1-2 nights and return to the office the next business day for the results. For this reason contact your office to arrange a delivery date.
Your therapist will meet with you to review your diagnosis and explain what sleep apnea is and how CPAP therapy works. (45 min to 1 hour).
Your therapist will follow-up with you in our office on a weekly or bi-weekly basis until we have ensured your sleep apnea is well treated. Most new CPAP machines have sophisticated downloadable data which will allow us to ensure the settings on your machine are correct. As a result, we are able to check on your CPAP machine remotely in your home without you having to come into the office. Once your CPAP machine appears to be working and you’re sleeping better we will complete an overnight oximetry to ensure your blood oxygen levels are normalized and your Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) is treated.
CPAP machines are currently not covered by MSP in the Province of BC, but they are covered by most extended health insurance companies. Thus our staff will complete all paperwork necessary to quote and / or bill your insurance company. Your sleep therapist will help you find the CPAP system that will effectively treat your OSA. In that case they will make sure that it is affordable for you. Prices on CPAP machines around 2750 dollars. Because the CPAP machine prices cover the cost of the machine (except accessories), the consultation time of your therapist, all reporting, future oxygen testing and your follow up with Sleep Advice for the lifetime of your machine.
Reports to your Doctor
Your Respiratory Therapist will complete a progress report: a CPAP machine download, and an overnight oximetry for your doctor’s review.
Follow-up for Life
As long as you have your CPAP machine. We at Sleep Advice want to ensure that you continue to use your machine on a regular basis. Accordingly our therapists will follow-up with you on an annual basis (6 month) to ensure your machine is functioning correctly, your mask is fitting well, and that your apnea remains well treated.