Laurence Schmidt prepared the following information regarding our
meeting on Sunday January 27 from 2:00-4:00. We hope to see you there!
Ohio Sleep Medicine Institute 4975 Bradenton Avenue Dublin, OH
Make CPAP Your New Best Friend! Master the Ins and Outs of Your
Equipment to Maximize the Benefits of Therapy
Glen Payton, medical equipment coordinator at the Ohio Sleep Medicine
Institute, will review the differences between CPAP, AutoPAP and BiPAP,
explain which equipment is most suited according to patient's needs,
define the various types of masks available, describe equipment cleaning
so as to maximize longevity, provide recommendations as to when filters,
mask and tubing need changing.
Attendees are encouraged to bring their machine, ask questions and share
stories or comments. This session is designed for current and
prospective CPAP/AutoPAP/BiPAP users. You will receive tips,
recommendations and best practices so you can maximize your nights using
the device and improve your health.
Glen Payton is a seasoned respiratory therapist with decades of
expertise in the field. Over the course of his career, he has tested an
extensive array of machines, masks, tubes, and accessories. Patients
regularly consult him to solve problems they encounter. A CPAP user
himself, he understands the issues at play and concerns patients may
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