Colombia 2019: Maple Respiratory Group

Delegate: Eduardo Segura

Affiliation: Maple Respiratiry Group

Short Bio: Maple Respiratory Group is a leading Canadian company in sleep medicine, we operate in Canada, Colombia and China, focusing on comprehensive models of patient care, education and research that impact people with sleep disorders and chronic lung disease.

Our Sleep facility in Canada is accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM). As part of our integral management, we develop and deliver education programs in partnership with international entities such as the BPRT – (STAR Program ) and the AASM- A-STEP, to bring formal education to sleep technicians.

In Colombia we are one of the market leaders with the only holistic patient care model in the country. With over 25 thousand sleep patients under our care and close to 230 staff, we strive to change peoples lives by addressing proper diagnostics and provision of other specialities to insure patient therapy adherence. MRG Colombia has complete PSG sleep laboratories in six Colombian cities; Bogota, Medellin, Cali, Manizales, Ibague and Sogamoso.

Activity: We are going to celebrate this day by carrying several activities namely;
1. Sleep presentations for our patients: We will provide presentations several times that day to patients in our waiting areas.
2. Souvenirs: After their scheduled appointment that day, we will provide a DO NOT DISTURB door knob sign ( with sleep hygiene tips at the back) and a face mask to approximately 500 patients.
3. Balloons at the entrance and reception of our sleep labs.
4. We will reach out to morning TV shows and radio to promote the World sleep day and speak directly on the speaking points suggested on your website.

Location: Colombia

Date of Activity: 16th March 2019

Submitted By: Eduardo Segura