Archive for June, 2020

Mitigation strategies taken by the Santa Barbara Sleep Clinic in light of COVID-19

The Santa Barbara Sleep Clinic is currently open and providing in-lab polysomnograms.  Rest assured that staff has been following strict procedures for infection control in light of COVID-19.  All reusable medical equipment is cleaned according to manufacturer’s instructions and CDC recommendations for disinfection.  Routing cleaning is performed on frequenty touched surfaces and objects using hospital-grade disinfectants.   Technologists are equipped with personal protective equipment such as goggles, face shields and gloves.