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  • Sleep apnea private payer policy scorecard

New sleep apnea guideline scorecard for Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

July 17th, 2019|

The AASM Payer Policy Review Committee recently reviewed a policy from Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, “Diagnosis and Medical Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome.” The committee evaluated the policy and assigned a score based on nine criteria, aligned with the AASM’s Clinical Practice Guideline for Diagnostic Testing [...]

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AASM joins AMA in urging Congress to improve MACRA

June 21st, 2019|

The AASM joined almost 120 organizations in signing on to a letter from the American Medical Association (AMA) urging Congressional leaders to implement technical improvements to the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) to improve the program and ensure the success of participating physicians in the future. The letter recommends [...]

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 [...]

Adults with sleep apnea are more likely to experience involuntary job loss

June 12th, 2019|

SAN ANTONIO – June 12, 2019 – Recently unemployed people with undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea have a higher risk of having lost a job multiple times, according to preliminary results from a new study. Results show that individuals with undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea were more likely to have experienced multiple involuntary [...]

  • Dr. Christian Guilleminault

In Memoriam: Christian Guilleminault, MD (1938-2019)

July 10th, 2019|

The AASM regrets to announce the passing of longtime AASM member and sleep medicine pioneer Christian Guilleminault, MD. As reported by the World Sleep Society, Dr. Guilleminault died at the age of 80 on July 9, 2019, from complications due to metastatic prostate cancer. He is survived by his wife, Priscilla [...]

Case Study of the Month – July 19

July 10th, 2019|

July 2019's Case Study is submitted by Melody Noles Hawkins, MD; Christopher Williams, MD and Meir Kryger, MD Access the [...]

AASM is readmitted to the AMA House of Delegates

June 21st, 2019|

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) was readmitted to the American Medical Association (AMA) House of Delegates during its [...]

New products galore in the AASM store!

June 21st, 2019|

The AASM has released several new products just in time for the kickoff of summer. Start your summer learning with [...]

NHLBI seeks applicants for director of the National Center on Sleep Disorders Research

July 12th, 2019|

The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) is launching a national search to identify an exceptional leader to catalyze an important research portfolio that will drive the future of sleep and circadian research for the next decade. NHLBI is requesting your assistance with the recruitment of this critical vacancy, the director [...]

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – July 6, 2019

July 15th, 2019|

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider keeps members informed about current AASM initiatives and the latest developments in [...]

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