Community Health Network

Ranked among the nation's most integrated healthcare systems, Community Health Network is Central Indiana's leader in providing convenient access to exceptional healthcare services, where and when patients need them—in hospitals, health pavilions, workplaces, schools and homes.

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What to expect at a pediatric sleep study

What to expect at a pediatric sleep studyCan I stay with my child?

  • One parent or legal guardian must stay for the entire sleep study. Each private sleep suite has a full and twin bed for you and your child's comfort. Our suites also feature a television and DVD player.

24- to 48-hours prior to study

  • You will be contacted 24 to 48 hours before your child's sleep study.
  • At that time please let us know if there has been any change in your child's health, medication, etc.

*NOTE: We require 24-hour notice for cancellation of the sleep study.

What should we plan the day of the sleep study?

  • Try to withhold naps on the day of study.
  • Do not give your child any food or drinks that have caffeine such as soda or chocolate.
  • Your child needs to be bathed with clean and dry hair with no lotion or cream on your child's skin.
  • Pack an overnight bag for you and your child.
  • Arrive at the sleep center at 8:30 p.m.

What should we pack in our overnight bag?

  • Special blanket, pillow or other items that your child usually sleeps with or that will make your child feel at home.
  • Two sets of two-piece-pajamas; we prefer cotton bottoms and tops without zippers or a pair of shorts and T-shirt.
  • Special food or drink, bottle or sippy cup, diapers, training pants if child is not fully potty-trained or child has history of bed-wetting; toothbrush/paste and any other personal hygiene items.
  • All medication needed while at center; the sleep center does not provide any medication.

Proud sponsors

  • Indiana Fever
  • Indianapolis Indians
  • Indiana Pacers
  • Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing
  • Indy Eleven

Health and wellness shopping

  • Home Health Medical online store for medical supplies and equipment
  • Wellspring Pharmacy
  • FigLeaf Boutique
  • Jasmine gift shop