HME Questions

Is there a humidifier available for the Z1?
The Z1™ is designed to be the most portable machine available. Because of that there is no dedicated humidifier option offered for the Z1. As a great altern...
Tue, 9 Sep, 2014 at 8:22 PM
When should I change my HME?
Heat Moisture Exchangers (HMEs) are tested to last up to 7 consecutive nights.  You'll want to change the HME after 7 nights or when it stops deliverin...
Thu, 31 Jul, 2014 at 11:59 AM
How do I install the HME?
Your Z1 includes a complimentary Heat Moisture Exchanger (HME) to provide humidification during therapy. HME technology has been in use for over 50 years an...
Mon, 6 Oct, 2014 at 4:16 PM
Where does the HME go?
The HME (Heat /Moisture Exchange), the clear plastic cartridge with the blue inside, is a portable humidifier that ships with the Z1. How it works is that t...
Tue, 1 Mar, 2016 at 3:03 PM
Do HMEs work with all mask types?
HMEs work best when they as close as possible to the mask. Because of that, an HME will not work well on a mask that has a tube that extends out before conn...
Mon, 21 Aug, 2017 at 9:16 AM