Patients First Health Care Sleep Center Receives Reaccreditation
Dr. Jamie Haas Named to Sleep Review’s Best Sleep Doctors of 2012
Patients First Health Care Sleep Center in Washington, Mo. has been granted reaccreditation for the next five years from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).
The AASM Standards for Accreditation of Sleep Centers, and the guidelines incorporated in them, were developed by sleep medicine specialists whose knowledge enables them to tailor the requirements for the unique evaluation of sleep disorders patients. Areas in which centers must demonstrate compliance to earn accreditation include personnel; policies and procedures; data acquisitions, scoring and reporting; patient evaluation and care; and quality assurance.
Patients First neurologist and sleep medicine specialist, Dr. Jamie Haas was recently named to Sleep Review’s Best Sleep Doctors of 2012. Dr. Haas was featured in the journal for sleep specialists’ annual profile of some of the industry’s top sleep doctors and facilities.
Patients First Sleep Center provides comprehensive services related to the diagnosis and treatment of all types of sleep problems, including sleep apnea, insomnia, narcolepsy, and restless leg syndrome. The Sleep Center is one of a few centers in East Central Missouri authorized to provide services to adults and children ages five and older. The Sleep Center includes six sleep study bedrooms, which provide the conveniences of home, with a private bedroom, bathroom and shower. Board-certified physicians Dr. Adeel Khan and Dr. Jamie Haas read patients’ sleep studies to determine diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders.
Patients First Sleep Center is located at 901 Patients First Drive in Washington on the second floor adjacent to the Neurology division. Patients and referring physicians should contact (636) 390-1776 for further information on sleep studies.
About Patients First Health Care
Patients First Health Care is a Washington, Missouri-based health care system offering quality, convenience and value close to home for patients throughout east central Missouri. Patients First Health Care takes a team-approach to health care, providing patients with access to quality, board-certified or board-eligible physicians, including primary care and 17 specialties in 20 convenient patient centers across six counties. Established in 1998, as a physician-directed organization the needs of the patient come first. Patients First Health Care offers five treatment centers, urgent care and outpatient surgery. For more information, please contact (636) 231-3629 or visit www.PatientsFirstHC.com.