Blog 2017-09-15T16:51:51+00:00

AASM supports National Obesity Care Week 2018

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) is a National Obesity Care Week champion, supporting this nationwide effort to raise awareness of obesity, its treatments, weight bias, and access to care, while ensuring that the relationship between obesity and [...]

October 5th, 2018|Advocacy, Featured|

CMS makes MIPS performance feedback updates

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has reviewed the adjustment factors and identified several errors in the scoring logic for the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), resulting in several corrections to 2017 final scores and 2019 payment [...]

September 22nd, 2018|Clinical Resources|

NoteZzz

Read more about upcoming events, special reminders, resources for your practice or patients, and fun facts about sleep. Upcoming Deadline: Sleep Medicine Match Opens August 15, 2018 The sleep medicine match is conducted by the [...]

September 21st, 2018|Montage|

Creating Healthier Lives Through Better Sleep

“The AASM Foundation is one of our most important tools for nurturing the next generation of sleep and circadian researchers. Early support is crucial for the early success and long-term trajectories of our junior colleagues.” Daniel J. [...]

September 21st, 2018|Montage|

Sleep Health for Apaches

Troy Sebastian, MSHCA, RPSGT, RST Sleep Disorders Center – Director San Carlos Apache Healthcare Corporation Established in August 2017, San Carlos Apache Healthcare Corporation is a tribally owned and operated organization serving members of the San Carlos [...]

September 21st, 2018|Montage|

The fall issue of Montage is now available

Most successful endeavors start with thoughtful planning. In this issue of Montage, we look at the planning process from a few unique perspectives. We report on the first AASM-accredited sleep center on Native American land, we learn about how [...]

September 21st, 2018|Membership|

In this Issue

Most successful endeavors, including those in the medical field, start with thoughtful planning. In this issue of Montage, we look at the planning process from a few unique perspectives. We report on the first AASM-accredited sleep center [...]

September 21st, 2018|Montage|

Advocating for Evidence-Based Care

The AASM board of directors established the Payer Policy Review Committee (PPRC) in 2015 to develop and maintain resources, based on AASM guidelines, for payers to use when establishing sleep-specific policies. Consistent with the [...]

September 21st, 2018|Montage|

News and Updates

Read more about news and updates in the sleep field ranging from findings of interest in popular sleep journals to sleep articles shared in the media. See what AASM members have also been featured in local news! [...]

September 21st, 2018|Montage|