Common Questions and Misconceptions – CPAP
Why won’t my new hose fit my mask? All tubing which connects the CPAP, APAP or BiLevel unit to the mask are universal. If you’ve recently purchased a new hose and it won’t fit your mask, check inside the hose for a hard plastic connector piece which can be stuck inside. This piece is called … Continue reading “Common Questions and Misconceptions – CPAP”
October CPAP Special!
Why Choose Complete Healthcare Solutions?
At Complete Healthcare Solutions, you can rest easy (pun intended) knowing that your well-being is our top priority. As a locally owned and operated business, decisions can be made on the spot without having to go through corporate red tape. When you call any of our 4 office locations, you will speak to … Continue reading “Why Choose Complete Healthcare Solutions?”
CPAP Cleaning and Care
Proper cleaning and care of your CPAP supplies is just as important as the therapy itself. Dirty masks and parts can lead to: an improper mask seal creating air leakage and loss of therapy; an overheating and malfunctioning CPAP unit with a clogged filter; mold growing in the tubing leading to illness. Here … Continue reading “CPAP Cleaning and Care”
Sudbury & District Medical Society’s Nine Wine & Dine
Complete Healthcare Solutions was proud to sponsor part of the Sudbury & District Medical Society’s Nine Wine & Dine event June 16, 2017. To support the Northern Ontario School of Medicine, a donation was made for a student bursary. We even set up an oxygen bar on the first t-off!
Prevent Lung Infections
Lung infections and trips to the ER are a common occurrence for those suffering with a chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, but they don’t have to be. With a physician or nurse practitioner’s prescription, we can help you begin Oscillating Positive Expiratory Pressure Therapy (OPEP Therapy) with the Aerobika. The Aerobika’s unique oscillating (or … Continue reading “Prevent Lung Infections”
Local Cancer Support Draw
Your $20.00 ticket can be purchased at Complete Healthcare Solutions until July 20, 2017. 15A-2037 Long Lake Road Sudbury ON P3E 6J9 Phone: 705-523-9400 Toll-Free: 1-888-523-9401 Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Accepted Methods of Payment: Cash, Cheque, Debit, Visa, Mastercard. Visa/Mastercard purchases by phone are also accepted. … Continue reading “Local Cancer Support Draw”
Water in your CPAP Tubing?
Are you finding water droplets in or around your CPAP tubing? This is also known as rainout. Rainout happens when the air the room is colder than the air passing through your CPAP unit to your mask. Condensation builds and so creates water in your tubing, which can create a gurgling sound. This can interfere … Continue reading “Water in your CPAP Tubing?”
Camping with CPAP
Just because you’ll be sleeping outdoors doesn’t mean you can’t continue to have a great night’s sleep! Most CPAP units have external batteries and D/C power adapters available. Give us a call or pay us a visit, we’ll take care of the rest. www.resmed.com/us/en/consumer/support/treatment-and-maintenance/traveling-with-your-equipment.html
Traveling with Oxygen Has Never Been Easier!
Simply call our office at least 1 month in advance and send us a copy of your itinerary. We will assist with travel documentation*, Reassess your oxygen needs prior to traveling, Ensure you have the proper equipment and enough battery life for travel *Any applicable physician fees for completing air travel documents are your responsibility … Continue reading “Traveling with Oxygen Has Never Been Easier!”
Seeing is Believing: Study Shows a Higher Use of CPAP in Patients Who See Their Sleep Apnea
A new study reveals that patients who see a videotape of their sleep apnea may lead them to use their CPAP machines more. The question everyone wants to know is, what makes videotaping in a sleep lab different and better than videotaping one’s spouse at home? According to the lead author of the study, Dr. … Continue reading “Seeing is Believing: Study Shows a Higher Use of CPAP in Patients Who See Their Sleep Apnea”
Welcome to Sudbury, Students!
It’s that time again! If you’re from out of town and diagnosed with OSA, rest easy knowing you have a locally owned and operated CPAP vendor at your disposal. At Complete Healthcare Solutions, we carry a wide range of masks, tubing and other necessary supplies should you ever need to restock while you’re away from … Continue reading “Welcome to Sudbury, Students!”
Nebulizer Compressors for Children-75% Coverage with ADP
Though Fall can be a beautiful season, it can also bring with it viruses and respiratory infections. One way to fight these infections is with the use of nebulized medications and delivered through a nebulizer compressor. With a valid Ontario health card, prescription and signed ADP form, eligible children can receive 75% to 100% coverage … Continue reading “Nebulizer Compressors for Children-75% Coverage with ADP”