Will the SoClean extend the life of my CPAP mask, hose, and/or reservoir?
The SoClean Automated Sanitizing Machine is designed to keep your CPAP equipment free from contaminates.
The SoClean is NOT designed to extend the life of your CPAP equipment or accessories.
SoClean recommends that CPAP patients adhere closely to the recommended replacement schedule of their CPAP equipment as set forth by their doctor, insurance company, and DME. Deviating from the recommended replacement schedule of a patients CPAP equipment can and will cause problems with a patient benefiting from effective, compliant CPAP therapy.
For guidelines on when to order your CPAP equipment please see the table below for Medicare’s schedule or call your insurance company to see when you would be eligible for new supplies. (Many insurance companies follow Medicare’s resupply schedule)
|CPAP Mask||Every 3 months|
|CPAP Headgear||Every 3-6 months|
|CPAP Tubing||Every 3 months|
|Disposable Filter||2 new filters every month|
|Non-disposable Filters||2 new filters every 6 months|
|CPAP Chin strap||Every 6 months|
|Full Face Mask||Every 3 months|
|Oral CPAP Mask||Every 3 months|
|Humidifier Chamber||Every 6 months|
|CPAP Machine||Generally, every 3-5 years, or as necessary|