Traveling with the System ............................16 Cleaning the Device ..............................16 Cleaning or Replacing the Filters ..........................16 Cleaning the Tubing ..............................16 Service ..................................16 Specifications ................................17 Disposal ..................................18 How to Contact Philips Respironics ........................18 EMC Information ..............................19 Limited Warranty ............................Back Page User Manual...
• When using oxygen with this system, a Philips Respironics Pressure Valve must be placed in-line with the patient circuit between the device and the oxygen source. The pressure valve helps prevent the backflow of oxygen from the patient circuit into the device when the unit is off.
• When DC power is obtained from a vehicle battery, the device should not be used while the vehicle’s engine is running. Damage to the device may occur. • Only use a Philips Respironics DC Power Cord and Battery Adapter Cable. Use of any other system may cause damage to the device.
Symbol Key The following symbols may appear on the device and power supply: ymbol efinition Consult accompanying instructions for use. AC Power DC Power iP22 Drip Proof Equipment Caution, consult accompanying documents. ESD Warning symbol Class II (Double Insulated) Type BF Applied Part For Indoor Use Only.
If any of these items are missing, contact your home care provider. System overview The REMstar SE is a CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure) device designed for the treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). CPAP maintains a constant level of pressure throughout the breathing cycle.
The control buttons are backlit and will be on when the device is plugged into a power outlet. available Therapies The REMstar SE device delivers the following therapies: • CPAP – Delivers Continuous Positive Airway Pressure; CPAP maintains a constant level of pressure throughout the breathing cycle.
To connect your breathing circuit to the device, complete the following steps: 1. Connect the flexible tubing to the air outlet on the side of the device. note: Make sure the Tubing type setting (15 or 22) matches the tubing you are using (Philips Respironics 15 or 22 mm tubing).
Display The display screen is shown here. The information shown on the display is defined as follows: eScription eScription Device requires user attention Therapy ON/OFF icon Seven day average Altitude setting Thirty day average Ramp duration setting Ramp starting pressure setting Flex setting Pressure setting SD card data activity...
Starting the Device note: The numbers shown in the screens throughout this manual are examples only. Actual numbers will vary. 1. Plug the device into an AC power source. The complete display screen will light up briefly followed by the Software Version screen for a few seconds.
navigating the Patient Settings When the device is in the standby state, press and hold either the LEFT or RIGHT button for at least 2 seconds to enter the patient settings. You can then use the LEFT/RIGHT button ( ) to navigate the patient settings, shown here.
This setting allows you to select the correct size diameter tubing that you are using with the device. Once you press the SELECT button to choose this setting, the number will blink. Use the LEFT/ RIGHT button to toggle between the available settings: You can choose either (22) for the Philips Tubing type Respironics 22 mm tubing, or (15) for the Philips Respironics 15 mm tubing.
Device Messages The following icons may appear during use of this device. These icons are used to provide information regarding the status of the device and are not associated with any device settings. eScription ction If an SD card is inserted in the device, the SD card icon will be displayed while usage information is being recorded to the SD card.
Troubleshooting The table below lists some of the problems you may experience with your device or mask and possible solutions to those problems. roblem appeneD hat to Nothing happens when There’s no power at the If you are using AC power, check the outlet and verify that the device is you apply power to the outlet or the device is properly plugged in.
Make sure the Tubing type setting (22 or 15) matches the tubing that you feels too high or too may be incorrect. are using (Philips Respironics 22 or 15 mm tubing). low. If you are using the Heated Tubing, this setting will be 15h and you cannot change it.
SD Card The REMstar SE system may come with an SD card inserted in the SD card slot on the back of the device to record information for the home care provider. Your home care provider may ask you to periodically remove the SD card and send it to them for evaluation.
Travel The REMstar SE device is suitable for use on airlines when the device is operating from an AC or DC power source. note: It is not suitable for airline use with any of the modems or humidifiers installed in the unit.
Specifications Environmental Operating Temperature: 5° to 35° C (41° to 95° F) Storage Temperature: -20° to 60° C (-4° to 140° F) Relative Humidity (operating & storage): 15 to 95% (non-condensing) Atmospheric Pressure: 101 to 77 kPa (0 - 2286 m / 0 - 7500 ft) Physical Dimensions: 18 x 14 x 10 cm (7”...
How to Contact Philips Respironics To have your device serviced, contact your home care provider. If you need to contact Philips Respironics directly, call the Philips Respironics Customer Service department at 1-800-345-6443 or 1-724-387-4000. You can also use the following address: Respironics, Inc.
EMC information Guidance and Manufacturer’s Declaration - Electromagnetic Emissions – This device is intended for use in the electromagnetic environment specified below. The user of this device should make sure it is used in such an environment. miSSionS ompliance lectromagnetic nvironment uiDance RF emissions...
Guidance and Manufacturer’s Declaration - Electromagnetic Immunity – This device is intended for use in the electromagnetic environment specified below. The user of this device should make sure it is used in such an environment. iec 60601 t mmunity evel ompliance evel lectromagnetic...
Limited Warranty Respironics, Inc. warrants that the system shall be free from defects of workmanship and materials and will perform in accordance with the product specifications for a period of two (2) years from the date of sale by Respironics, Inc. to the dealer.
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