Iberia Medical Center & SSM, LLC, open Sleep Disorders Center at IMC's North Campus


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Iberia Medical Center & SSM, LLC, open Sleep Disorders Center at IMC's North Campus - Sunday, October 29, 2017

Iberia Medical Center is pleased to announce it has partnered with SSM, LLC, to open a sleep disorders center. The addition of sleep services further demonstrates Iberia Medical Centerís commitment to providing comprehensive healthcare to its community.

Opening November 1, 2017, the Sleep Center of Iberia Medical Center is located at Iberia Medical Centerís North Campus in New Iberia (600 N. Lewis St. Ė Suite 200B). Each room is designed to provide patients with comfort during their stay.  Rooms are equipped with monitoring and diagnostic equipment designed to help physicians experienced in sleep disorders. Overnight sleep studies will be conducted and will include observation and monitored procedures. 

Sleep complaints and disorders are widespread. According to the Medicare Local Coverage Determination, approximately 40 million Americans suffer from chronic sleep disorders with 95% of these disorders are undiagnosed and untreated. Persons experiencing sleep insufficiency are more likely to suffer from chronic diseases such as hypertension, diabetes, depression, obesity, cancer, increased mortality and reduced quality of life and productivity.

For more information on the Sleep Center of Iberia Medical Center, call 337-606-0041.


 

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