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Norton Community Hospital – Sleep Medicine

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Norton Community Hospital - Sleep Medicine
1410 Park Ave. NW
Norton, VA 24273
423-857-7011
36.9303696
-82.6407555

 
A department of Norton Community Hospital

Welcome to MSMG Sleep Diagnostics in Norton

Sleep services we provide

Our diagnostic teams can provide sleep services such as:

  • Home sleep testing (HST)
  • Sleep disorder consultations with board-certified sleep physicians and supervised sleep clinicians
  • CPAP management and follow-up
  • In-lab sleep diagnostic testing for sleep apnea, undetermined excessive daytime sleepiness, restless leg syndrome and insomnia

The effects of sleepiness and fatigue

  • Impaired reaction time, judgment and vision
  • Problems with information processing and short-term memory
  • Decreased performance, vigilance and motivation
  • Increased moodiness and aggressive behaviors
  • Increased “microsleeps” (brief two- to three-second sleep episodes)

Effects of sleepiness at work

  • Concentration – 68%
  • Handling stress – 65%
  • Relating to others – 38%
  • Solving problems – 57%
  • Listening – 57%
  • Decision-making – 56%

Work issues due to sleepiness

  • Late to work – 14%
  • Stay home from work – 4%
  • Fall asleep at work – 7%
  • Make errors – 19%
  • Accidents and injuries – 2%

Source: NSF 2000 Sleep In America Poll

 

What's New

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Ballad Health, Appalachian School of Law and Virginia Tech create Medical-Legal Partnership

Ballad Health partners with the Appalachian School of Law and Virginia Tech’s Pamplin College of Business to help those in need get legal assistance ... read more about Ballad Health, Appalachian School of Law and Virginia Tech create Medical-Legal Partnership.

Friday, January 8, 2021

Ballad Health issues statement regarding TennCare transformation

This waiver provides unprecedented flexibility to the state in developing models of care for Tennessee's lower-income population ... read more about Ballad Health issues statement regarding TennCare transformation.

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What's New

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Ballad Health, Appalachian School of Law and Virginia Tech create Medical-Legal Partnership

Ballad Health partners with the Appalachian School of Law and Virginia Tech’s Pamplin College of Business to help those in need get legal assistance ... read more about Ballad Health, Appalachian School of Law and Virginia Tech create Medical-Legal Partnership.

Friday, January 8, 2021

Ballad Health issues statement regarding TennCare transformation

This waiver provides unprecedented flexibility to the state in developing models of care for Tennessee's lower-income population ... read more about Ballad Health issues statement regarding TennCare transformation.