Sleep HealthCenters Receives Accreditation from Community Health Accreditation Program, Inc., (CHAP)

June 23, 2011

BRIGHTON, Mass., June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – Community Health Accreditation Program, Inc., (CHAP) announced this month that Sleep HealthCenters has been awarded CHAP accreditation under the CHAP Medical Equipment Supplier Standards of Excellence. This is the second year that CHAP accreditation has been awarded to Sleep HealthCenters.

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CHAP is an independent, non-profit accrediting body designed to inspire community healthcare organizations to reach organizational excellence. CHAP accreditation demonstrates that Sleep HealthCenters meets the industry’s highest nationally recognized standards.

Rigorous evaluation by CHAP focuses on structure and function, quality of services and products, human and financial resources and long-term viability. Through CHAP accreditation, Sleep HealthCenters is also certified as a Medicare provider.

“We are very pleased that Sleep HealthCenters chose CHAP accreditation,” said Terry A. Duncombe, CHAP President and CEO. “Voluntarily selecting to achieve CHAP accreditation and meeting our high standards of excellence demonstrates Sleep HealthCenters commitment to quality. CHAP is delighted to work with their entire team through the ongoing process of quality improvement.”

While at Sleep HealthCenters, patients are provided with comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services, including sleep studies, physician consultations, special equipment for OSA patients, such as sleep therapy devices, patient monitoring, patient education and follow-up care in a single location. It is estimated that insomnia, obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), narcolepsy, excessive daytime sleepiness and restless legs syndrome plague an estimated 40 million Americans.

For more information, call 1.877.SLEEPHC (877.753.3742) or visit www.sleephealth.com.

SOURCE Sleep HealthCenters

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