The Sleep Wellness Center performs Home Sleep Testing (HST) only at this time. The patient will be instructed on proper use by a
Registered Respiratory Therapists (RRT). Our sleep physician staff have various backgrounds that include; Pulmonology, Nuerology, Sleep Medicine, General
surgery and Bariatric surgery.
In order to help make your Home sleep study with The Sleep Wellness Center as comfortable as possible, we have established the following patient guidelines. If
you need special assistance on the night of your study, please let the scheduling staff know when they call to schedule your appointment to pick up the HST unit.
- Do not use any caffeine after 2:00 pm the day of your overnight study; (including coffee, tea, or soft drinks containing caffeine), unless your physician
- If you have painted nails that are dark in color or have acrylics, please remove the poish or the acrylic from your nails. This will allow for correct
placement of the oxygen sensor probe.
- Most of the overnight studies are completed in one night if there are complications there are another set of batteries in the bag, please place new batteries in to
repeat the test another night. Call Respicare and notify that you need to use a second night.
- If you find out that you cannot make your appointment, please let us know as soon as possible. We do have a waiting list and can reschedule your
appointment. If you cancel your appointment, please give us a minimum 24 hour notice. If you anticipate being late, please call us at the number listed