Lutheran Medical Center

Sleep

Poor sleep can ruin your nights – and days – and affect your long-term health and well-being. Our experienced sleep specialists treat sleep apnea, insomnia and other sleep disorders so you can feel rested and energized.

COVID-19 safety in our Sleep Center

  • Sleep studies are completed in non-inpatient towers and all sleep study patients are screened for signs and symptoms of COVID-19
  • Patients have staggered arrival times to allow for proper social distancing
  • In-lab sleep studies are all inclusive of private suites with private bathroom and showers
  • All rooms are thoroughly cleaned with hospital grade disinfectants between patients per CDC guidelines
  • Sleep study monitoring devices and PAP therapy equipment are disinfected per CDC guidelines between all patients and disposable equipment has been implemented where appropriate
  • Home Sleep Apnea Test (HSAT) available curbside and our devices are disinfected per CDC guidelines between all patient test and disposable equipment has been implemented where appropriate
  • Hospital grade personal protective equipment (PPE) is provided to all staff to wear at all times during sleep studies
  • Air filters: integrated design strategies are utilized so that fresh, clean air is created by the use of high-efficiency filtration, such as is mandated by many codes in the healthcare arena

We are actively monitoring updates and guidance from the Centers for Disease and Control (CDC), state, and local health departments.

Additional COVID-19 Screening Protocols

Specializing in sleep solutions

At Lutheran Medical Center, we diagnose and provide proven solutions for better sleep for people across the Front Range. Our physicians are specialty trained and board-certified in sleep medicine. They come to work each day passionate about making a difference for you. The sleep disorders we treat include:

  • Sleep apnea
  • Medically complex sleep disorders –A sleep disorder in combination with another condition, such as diabetes or a heart condition
  • Restless leg syndrome (RLS)
  • Periodic limb movement syndrome – Involuntary movement of legs or arms during sleep that can contribute to insomnia
  • Insomnia
  • Narcolepsy
  • Circadian rhythm disorders – Disruption of natural sleep rhythms such as jet lag and shift work sleep disorder
  • Parasomnias such as sleepwalking and night terrors
  • Hypersomnolence – Excessive daytime sleepiness

If you feel like you are suffering from a sleep disorder consult with your physician to obtain a referral to our sleep center.

Comfortable care

Sleep study room at LMCA comfortable environment is critical to a successful sleep study - that is why we offer the same amenities you would enjoy in your home, including your own private room with an adjustable memory foam bed (soft or firm).

Each room is equipped with individualized temperature control, a TV, desk, nightstand, small personal item safe, reading lamp, private en-suite bathroom with walk-in shower, sink, toilet and aromatherapy upon request. We offer flexible scheduling for your sleep study, built around your sleep schedule.

Our sleep center is located on the Lutheran Medical Center campus and connected to our full-service hospital. Our team of registered sleep technologists and respiratory therapists have the capability to manage medically complex sleep disorders.

Learn about our studies and treatment options.

 

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