1000 East Cherry Street
Troy, Missouri 63379
SLEEP STUDY EVALUATION
If your physician has arranged for you to have a sleep evaluation at Mercy Hospital Lincoln in Troy, MO:
Please arrive promptly at 7:45 p.m. You will remain in the sleep lab until 5:30 a.m. the following morning, after this time you are free to go.
Please enter thru the main entrance if you arrive before 8:00 p.m. and enter thru the ER entrance if you arrive after 8:00 p.m. Proceed to registration (located by the gift shop) and tell them you are there for a sleep study. They will check you in and complete the appropriate forms. Please allow the ER Registeration 15 minutes to process your registeration. You will NOT be called up to the Sleep lab until 8pm or after.
From there you will be directed to the sleep diagnostic center for testing.
Please click the link titled “Sleep Disorders Questionnaire”, print that form, provide the requested information and bring the form with you to your scheduled appointment.
Your test results will be forwarded to your doctor, who will then schedule any follow up needed with you. Results will take at least 5 business days.
If we can provide any additional information please call us at 1-800-317-3600.
KINDLY PROVIDE 24 HOURS NOTICE IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO KEEP YOUR APPPOINTMENT BY CALLING 1-800-317-3600.
SUGGESTED PREPARATIONS FOR YOUR TEST
Parking is available in the lot in front of the hospital
Avoid napping during the day before your test.
Avoid caffeine or alcohol after 2:00 p.m. the day of your test.
Wash & dry your hair prior to arrival, do not apply any gels or hairspray. It is not recommended to wear a hair weave or hair extensions.
Take medication(s) as prescribed unless otherwise instructed by your doctor.
FEMALES-Make sure your face is free of excess make-up or oils.
MALES-Please shave any recent facial growth, beards can be worked around.
You may bring your own pillow if desired.
Bring loose fitting, comfortable pajamas or nightwear.
Please bring your insurance card with you.
Please do not bring any valuables with you. Bring your insurance card, I.D. & enough cash for any expenses incurred while traveling to and from the test.
If you should have any questions or concerns please contact:
Sleep Diagnostic Services at 1-800-317-3600.