For Referring Physicians

sleep health SERVICES
(INCL. SELF REferrals)

  • Outpatient consultation 
    Adults, school aged children and adolescents)
  • Special consultation for snoring problems
  • Special consultation for complex sleep disorders 
    (in collaboration with specialists in pneumology, ENT, dentistry and oromaxillofacial surgery)
  • Special consultation for neurological diesorders
    (e.g. nocturnal epilepsy)
  • Evaluation of Fitness to drive
     

ADDITIONAL assessments AND TREATMENTS

  • Actigraphy (wearable activity and motion sensor technology)
  • Outpatient respiratory nocturnal pulse oximetry and polygraphy
  • nocturnal polysomnography in the sleep laboratory (including 10/20 EEG)
  • Sleepiness and Vigilance Tests (Multiple Sleep Latency Test – MSLT) Maintenance of Wakefulness Test - MWT)
  • Initiation and medical / technical follow-up of:
    • Cntinuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Therapy
    • Nn-Invasive Ventilation (NIV) Therapy
  • Individual CPAP / NIV mask fitting and technical support
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for insomnia and other sleep disorders

Appointments AND INFORMATION

Referrals can be done using the following referral form, by e-mail to hofklinik@hin.ch, by fax +39 041 242 16 17 or by mail.

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Medical Invoice Coverage:

All treatment costs, including the sleep laboratory assessment, are covered by the basic insurance. They are billed according to the outpatient Tarmed Tariff.

Request for cost approval:

No further request for cost approval is required