Ordering a Home Study

In home sleep studies must be ordered by a physician. Your regular physician will decide, based on your symptoms, what type of study is best for you. Our testing can be used to diagnose the overwhelming number of people with sleep disordered breathing. There are a few instances when the patron may be best suited to testing at a conventional sleep laboratory.

There needs to be a referral form for the insurance provider to confirm that the test is medically necessary. It is always a good idea to confirm that your test will be covered by your insurance. Most insurance providers, including Medicare, do cover home testing and many of the carriers prefer home sleep testing over in lab studies.

Not all physicians feel comfortable providing follow up or treatment for obstructive sleep apnea. Log Z's can provide a list of physicians that are competent in treating patients with sleep disorders.