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Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – March 6, 2021

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider keeps members informed about current AASM initiatives and the latest developments in the field of sleep medicine. Cast your vote in leadership election The 2021 - 2022 AASM leadership election begins [...]

March 6th, 2021|Weekly Insider|

Election of AASM leaders is now open

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine invites members to participate in the 2021 – 2022 AASM leadership election. Online voting is open through Monday, March 22, 2021. In fall 2020, the AASM announced a call for nominations for vacancies [...]

March 5th, 2021|Featured, Membership|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – February 27, 2021

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider keeps members informed about current AASM initiatives and the latest developments in the field of sleep medicine. FDA warns of pulse ox limitations A new FDA safety communication informs patients and [...]

February 27th, 2021|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – February 20, 2021

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider keeps members informed about current AASM initiatives and the latest developments in the field of sleep medicine. Volunteer to serve on an AASM committee AASM members can expand your professional knowledge, [...]

February 20th, 2021|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – February 13, 2021

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider keeps members informed about current AASM initiatives and the latest developments in the field of sleep medicine. Bedtime, mortality and heart events An analysis of 112,198 individuals from 21 countries who [...]

February 13th, 2021|Weekly Insider|

Case Study of the Month – February 2021

The AASM Case Study of the Month for February  is about  a 16-year-old male with no significant past medical history who presented with a chief complaint of recurrent episodes of excessive sleepiness. Per family report, the patient had four [...]

February 11th, 2021|Case Study of the Month|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – February 6, 2021

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider keeps members informed about current AASM initiatives and the latest developments in the field of sleep medicine. FDA authorizes eXciteOSA device On Feb. 5, the FDA authorized marketing of a new [...]

February 6th, 2021|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – January 30, 2021

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider keeps members informed about current AASM initiatives and the latest developments in the field of sleep medicine. New E/M code changes quick reference guide A quick reference guide created by the [...]

January 30th, 2021|Weekly Insider|

CMS finalizes changes to the Quality Payment Program

Acknowledging that physician practices are focusing on providing quality care during the COVID-19 public health emergency, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has finalized several important changes to the Quality Payment Program (QPP). Merit-based Incentive Payment System [...]

January 29th, 2021|Clinical Resources|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – January 23, 2021

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider keeps members informed about current AASM initiatives and the latest developments in the field of sleep medicine. Update from the COVID-19 Task Force The AASM COVID-19 Task Force is providing this [...]

January 23rd, 2021|Weekly Insider|

Update from the AASM COVID-19 Task Force | January 2021

The AASM COVID-19 Task Force is providing this update to help sleep medicine clinicians understand current issues and considerations related to the COVID-19 pandemic. This information supplements the guidance already available in the AASM summary of CDC recommendations and [...]

January 18th, 2021|COVID-19, Featured|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – January 16, 2021

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider keeps members informed about current AASM initiatives and the latest developments in the field of sleep medicine. Law modifies Medicare physician payments On Dec. 27, the Consolidated Appropriations Act was signed [...]

January 16th, 2021|Weekly Insider|