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Adventures in Sleep

Whew! I Survived Sleep Center Re-Accreditation
May 24, 2012 10:47 AM by Penny Mehaffey
Whew!! What a week. My lab went through re-accreditation this past week. Thank goodness it's over. While I was confident in our practice habits, I was still a little unnerved at being examined. I guess that is only natural since so much rides on passing. Read More...
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The Challenge of Mask Fit
May 17, 2012 9:50 AM by Amy Reavis
I have talked about mask fit before ( here and a little bit here ) but I believe that we can never talk about it enough. Mask fitting is one of the most important parts of a titration study. It will be what determines success. It is one of the biggest Read More...
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Nurses Week: Time to Thank a Nurse
May 10, 2012 9:42 AM by Penny Mehaffey
It is Nurses Week and I am a nurse as well as a sleep tech, so I can't stop myself from taking time to talk a little about the special people who have touched my life. We are the sum of our experiences and everything I have done in life has led me to Read More...
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How Do Sleep Labs Handle Bad Publicity?
May 2, 2012 9:48 AM by Amy Reavis
In the news this week, a pediatric sleep tech was accused of inappropriate contact with two underage children. The news channels jumped all over his role as a night-time tech who sets up children for studies, even though the alleged contact did not happen Read More...
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