Delnor Hospital sleep disorder program earns accreditation

By on November 10, 2010

GENEVA—Delnor Hospital Sleep Disorders Center recently earned program accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).

The AASM is a professional medical society for clinicians, researchers and other health-care providers in the field of sleep medicine and is considered to be the gold standard, according to Delnor.

To receive accreditation, the center underwent a detailed inspection of both the facility and staff, including an evaluation of testing procedures, patient contacts and physician training, to ensure it met or exceeded all AASM standards.

“Successful accreditation is a recognized benchmark to demonstrate adherence to quality standards,” said Dr. Sunil Desai, medical director of the Sleep Disorders Center. “Accreditation is ongoing process that ensures our sleep center will meet or exceed accreditation standards as set forth by the AASM. My colleagues and I are very proud to be able to offer this service to this community as a part of Delnor Hospital ancillary services.” states , and board certified in sleep medicine.

For more information about Delnor’s Sleep Disorder Center visit or call (630) 463-4545.