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  • AASM President Dr. Douglas Kirsch

Report of the president: First quarter – 2019

February 21st, 2019|

In San Francisco at the most recent quarterly meeting of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) board of directors, we reviewed reports from our committees and task forces, and we discussed ongoing projects of importance to the membership. You can download the 2019 first-quarter report for a summary of key decisions made [...]

  • Clinical billing paperwork

Verma identifies several CMS priorities for 2019

February 8th, 2019|

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Seema Verma identified several priorities for the agency during the recent 2019 CMS Quality Conference. The event, held Jan. 29-31 in Baltimore, brought together 3,000 leaders from across the health care spectrum to discuss quality improvement. The theme of the conference was, “Innovating [...]

  • PAP therapy for obstructive sleep apnea

AASM publishes clinical practice guideline on use of PAP therapy for sleep apnea

February 18th, 2019|

DARIEN, IL – A new clinical practice guideline from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) provides guidance to clinicians on the use of positive airway pressure (PAP) therapy to treat obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in adults. The guideline, published in the Feb. 15 issue of the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, [...]

Light pollution may cause insomnia in older adults

November 30th, 2018|

DARIEN, IL – A new study is the first population-based investigation to report a significant association between artificial, outdoor light [...]

Case Study of the Month – Feb 19

February 11th, 2019|

February 2019's Case Study is submitted by Charles R. Davies, MD, PhD and Daniel L. Picchietti, MD. Access the interactive, and mobile-friendly Case Study of the Month.

Case Study of the Month – Jan 19

January 11th, 2019|

January 2019's Case Study is submitted by Brian S. Learner, MD and Carla M. York, MD. Access the interactive, and [...]

The winter issue of Montage is now available

December 18th, 2018|

The transition into a new year offers many opportunities for growth. Whether you are expanding a sleep center, adding to [...]

Case Study of the Month – Dec 18

December 13th, 2018|

December 2018's Case Study is submitted by Daniel Picchietti, MD. Access the interactive, and mobile-friendly Case Study of the Month.

  • NHLBI Sleep Research

Sleep Disorders Research Advisory Board meeting is Jan. 17-18

January 17th, 2019|

The National Center on Sleep Disorders Research (NCSDR), located within the Division of Lung Diseases of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), has announced that the next meeting of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Sleep Disorders Research Advisory Board (SDRAB) is Thursday and Friday, Jan. 17 and 18, [...]

AMA RUC survey for physician office visits

February 21st, 2019|

Dear AASM Members, In the next few weeks, you may be selected to participate in an AMA/Specialty Society RVS Update [...]

Report of the president: First quarter – 2019

February 21st, 2019|

In San Francisco at the most recent quarterly meeting of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) board of directors, [...]

Three New Accredited Facility Resources

February 20th, 2019|

Is your Accredited Facility a Facility Member? If so, make sure to use the three recently released new benefits for [...]

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Individual Membership

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If you are a physician, researcher, technologist, nurse, student or other allied health professional, this is for you.

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Facility Membership

Explore how the AASM’s facility benefits can help you distinguish your facility apart from your competitors.
If you are a sleep disorder facility that has earned AASM facility or HSAT program accreditation, this is for you.

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