Sleep Disorders Center
Department Phone: (906) 253-2788
WMH's Sleep Disorders Center can diagnose and treat those who have difficulties remaining awake or staying asleep, and whose most common symptoms are daytime sleepiness, night-time sleep disturbance, and snoring. Once the study has identified the problem, treatment is available.
Symptoms evaluated during a sleep study can include:
Excessive daytime sleepiness
Poor quality sleep
Abnormal sleep/wake rhythm
Movements during sleep
The Sleep Disorders Center is located on the second floor of the Community Medical Center building.
Contact: Kelly Avery, Director - (906) 253-1037
WMH Sleep Center Receives National Accreditation
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine recognizes War Memorial Hospital - Jan. 2016
War Memorial Hospital’s Sleep Center has received a five year accreditation by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. The following is an excerpt from the letter received with the accreditation.
“The American Academy of Sleep Medicine congratulates War Memorial Sleep Disorders Center on meeting the high standards required for receiving accreditation as a sleep disorders center. War Memorial Sleep Disorders Center is an important resource to the local community and will provide academic and scientific value in addition to the highest quality care for patients suffering from sleep disorders”
To receive accreditation for a five year period, a sleep center must meet or exceed all standards of professional health care as designated by The American Academy of Sleep Medicine. “Passing this accreditation process requires a lot of hard work from our Sleep Center Staff and I commend them all for completing this accreditation process for the WMH Sleep Center,” explained War Memorial Hospital CEO Dave Jahn. “It is also a benefit for our community and the patients who will use the WMH Sleep Center in the future and it shows those patients that we have met the rigorous quality of care standards necessary to become an accredited facility.”
The War Memorial Sleep Disorders Center is located on the second floor of the Community Medical Center Building. For more information on the services provided you can call 906-253-2788, or visit the WMH website at www.warmemorialhospital.org.
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