Getting Started with CPAP Therapy
Have you recently been diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea? You’re not alone. More than 22 million Americans suffer from the sleeping disorder. It can be overwhelming trying to find the right equipment setup for you, but here’s a quick guide for everything you need to know to get started with the proper CPAP therapy.
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Before Getting Started
After diagnosing your condition, your doctor will provide you with a prescription so you can purchase a CPAP machine to start therapy. The prescription, which will never need to be renewed, will detail the pressure setting you’ll use for your machine. This is determined based on the results of your sleep study.
See a Sleep Specialist
Before settling on your supplies, you should seek one-on-one time with a sleep specialist. Your prescription from your doctor will include specific settings for your CPAP machine, which a sleep specialist will be able to help you understand, as well as recommend the right machine and mask for you. Visiting a specialist in person, if possible, will also allow you to build a relationship with an expert so you have a trusted place to go if you have questions about the therapy.
You’ll probably have plenty of your own questions, but here are some key topics to discuss with a sleep specialist:
- Cover your CPAP prescription and doctor recommendations
- Talk about mask types, sleep style and if you have any allergies
- Discuss what helps or hinders you from getting a good night sleep
How Your CPAP Supplier will Help
This depends on your supplier, but most of them can help with different services and components, including the following:
- Making sure you’re using your machine as prescribed
- Verifying your CPAP machine equipment is properly working
- Are you comfortable? The supplier might ask if you’re having issues with claustrophobia or discomfort.
- Have you seen an improvement in your sleep quality? What about your attitude, mood and quality of life?
The supplier is there to support you throughout your treatment and make it as easy as possible. For added convenience, be sure to sign up for a CPAP subscription so new supplies arrive at your doorstep on the recommended schedule.
Finding the Right CPAP Mask for You
Finding the right mask is imperative to making your CPAP therapy as comfortable as possible. If your mask is too clunky or too much of a hassle, you might be less likely to use it and get the treatment you need.
There are three common masks for CPAP therapy: Nasal pillow masks, nasal masks and full face masks. Nasal pillow masks use two soft silicone “pillows” that go inside your nostrils. Nasal masks are the most popular in CPAP therapy. They come in silicone, gel or cloth styles that are held in place by a forehead strap. Lastly, full face masks cover the nose and mouth. They are a great option for mouth breathers and those with high-pressure settings. For more information, don’t miss our guide to choosing the right CPAP mask for you.
Features to Consider
Your CPAP therapy will only be successful if you use it continuously and it’s comfortable. There are some features you can consider so you can have the easiest experience. Some machines have a built-in humidifier that can help your nose and mouth from drying out. It’s one of the most essential features for CPAP users. Another feature might be the size of the machine. If you travel, you’ll have to bring your machine with you. Portable and lightweight machines might be your best bet.
Sleep specialists will be able to fit your mask and set your machine to the prescribed pressure settings so you’re ready to go. After you get home, try it out! If it’s uncomfortable, reach out to your medical equipment supplier who should be able to help you solve your problem.
Take Control of Your Sleep!
Sleep Apnea is frustrating! Getting the CPAP supplies you need isn’t with our amazing monthly plans that come with the name brand full-face CPAP mask of your choice plus free tubing, free filters, free cushions and free shipping! Plans start at just $25/month. Put your CPAP on autopilot today and … Leave the rest of to us!™ 30-day Fitmask™ Guarantee!
Monthly CPAP Club is a new approach to delivering a regular and scheduled shipment of all your CPAP supplies for one low monthly cost.
We charge you a small monthly free and deliver a fresh CPAP mask, tubes, filters and cushions to your door every 3 months.
We work with the major manufacturers to provide a selection of the most popular CPAP masks, cushions, tubing, filters and other accessories.
You get one shipment with all the CPAP supplies you’ll need for the next three months and you just pay one low, monthly payment.
Monthly CPAP Club lets you know when it’s time to change your filters, clean your mask and tubing. Three months after your first order, we’ll let you know (via email) that it’s time to replace your CPAP supplies, and we will ship out a package with a replacement mask, tubing, and filters for your CPAP machine, all including in your monthly fee.
Every package allows you to choose your preferred style of CPAP mask and the brand, make and model you prefer. You have the choice of standard tubing or heated tubing. You have the option for extended tubing options with heated tubing. Every package also includes cushions for the mask and filters for your machine
We need to know which CPAP breathing machine you use so we can send you the correct filters. Filters are specific to machines.
If you don’t see your CPAP breathing machine model listed, please contact us at [email protected]. Please include the make and model of CPAP breathing machine you use.
We do support many machines. The most popular machines are listed right now and more will be added as we grow.
In the mean time, let us know which machines you use so we get you the correct filters.
Monthly CPAP Club currently offers Resmed, Respironics, and Fisher & Paykel CPAP products. We can accommodate certain other brands when requested by email. Please let us know by emailing us at [email protected] or submit a request online.
Our goal at Monthly CPAP Club is to offer all the necessary CPAP supplies for good sleep hygiene in simple, scheduled quarterly shipments.
We want the program to be even easier for the end user to afford with a monthly payment.
When you sign up for a package with Monthly CPAP Club, you will be charged the monthly package amount ranging from $30 and up, depending on your preferences.
We will ship out a package within 1 business day of your order with all the CPAP supplies you’ll need to properly treat your sleep apnea with clean and effective supplies.
The next scheduled shipment for your account will commence 3 months after your initial first shipment. We’ll send you an email your next delivery is on the way.
The best part about Monthly CPAP Club for those living with sleep apnea is that CPAP supplies are one less thing you’ll have to regularly order, schedule or pick up. We ship you the supplies you’ll need for the next three months and ship you another package in three months will all new and fresh CPAP supplies.
We do sell most of the popular and newest CPAP machines. Although we do not list many of the machines on our Monthly CPAP Club site, we can process orders for machines via email for existing subscribers and over the phone for new users.
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Getting started is easy. Just click the button below. Choose your supplies, customize your plan and we’ll send your CPAP supplies straight to you! So take a load off and leave the rest to us!