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Help I have Missing Time too !
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I am a locomotive Engineer and am in a safety sensitive position. I have been diagnosed with severe sleep apnea. Because I am in a safety sensitive position, I am required to upload accurate compliance data from my CPAC machine to the railway regulaly. I recently purchased an open-box Resmed S9 VPAP Auto from Supplier #10 last week. I am experiencing computer software problems with the machine. It is not keeping accurate data concerning compliance reporting. I have tried unplugging the Resmed and have gone into clinical setup and reset system defaults. It seems to me that at 12:00 pm every day the computer starts the new day, even though i have confirmed the time and date is set correctly. So if I sleep from 6:00 am until 14:00 , My compliance reporting will only report 2hrs.
(after the 12:00pm) Its very confusing and difficult to explain so I have taken some pics to help explain. Any help would be great
thank-you





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#2
Hi Qmark, welcome aboard
CPAP new day (24 hours period) start from noon (mid-day)
The hours you sleep before noon shows in the previous day data and hours you sleep after mid-day shows with today date which include these hours plus the hours you sleep tomorrow until mid-day
You,ll get better picture if you download the software, Rescan is more official for compliance reporting than SleepyHead but don,t work with Mac computers. ResScan download link http://www.apneaboard.com/forums/Forum-P...-and-Links


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Thank-you Zonk for the quick reply and warm welcome. I now understand that the new day starts at mid day. That explains alot.
Thanks again.
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#4
You could slew the clock to fit your sleep schedule so it doesn't split your sleep hours. Like set the clock to read noon at 15:00. I don't know how that would fly with your safety people -- best check with them
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Hi Qmark,
WELCOME! to the forum.!
Hang in there for more responses to your post.
trish6hundred
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#6
Thanks Mongo

That is a great idea. I think I am going to do that. I would make my life easyer for compliance reporting.
Thank-you all for your helpful suggestions and warm welcome. :-)

I hope you all have a wonderful Christmas !!
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