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

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – October 27, 2018

AASM seeks nominees for Board of Directors The AASM invites qualified members to nominate themselves to be considered for positions that will be opening in 2019 on the AASM Board of Directors. The required documentation must be submitted by [...]

October 27th, 2018|Weekly Insider|

Renew now for your chance to win!

It’s good to be an AASM Member! Not only do you have access to an array of membership benefits, you also have a chance to win one of three prizes by renewing your membership. Renew your AASM membership [...]

October 26th, 2018|Featured, Membership|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – October 20, 2018

FDA reclassifies PAP as a Class II device The FDA has issued a final rule, “Classification of the Positive Airway Pressure Delivery System,” effective Oct. 19, 2018, that reclassifies the PAP delivery system, moving it from class III into [...]

October 20th, 2018|Weekly Insider|

Join the Sleep ISR Gold Standard Panel

Sleep ISR is expanding! The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) is looking for physicians and technologists who are willing and able to participate on the Gold Standard Panel for pediatric Sleep ISR records. We are actively looking for [...]

October 19th, 2018|Featured|

Coding FAQ: Patient office visits

Question: How do I code for a patient office visit? Can I use consultation codes? What diagnosis code is appropriate for a patient office visit during which the patient is evaluated for OSA and scheduled for testing? Answer: Patient [...]

October 19th, 2018|Clinical Resources|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – October 13, 2018

SLEEP 2019: Call for session reviewers The AASM is calling for online abstract and session proposal reviewers for SLEEP 2019. Session proposal reviewers must be available to review in the first two weeks of December. Please return the volunteer [...]

October 13th, 2018|Weekly Insider|

AASM congratulates members who received JCSM promotions

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) and Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine (JCSM) Editor-in-Chief Dr. Nancy Collop congratulate three individuals who were recently promoted to the role of JCSM associate editor due to their exceptional work on the [...]

October 12th, 2018|Membership|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – October 6, 2018

Membership renewal is open for 2019 Renew your membership now and stay connected with the AASM community in 2019. New member benefits include FREE access to the online AASM Scoring Manual, and new resources will include an interactive case [...]

October 5th, 2018|Weekly Insider|

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|

The 2019 AASM Membership Year is Open!

The AASM appreciates your support this past year, and we look forward to your continued commitment in 2019. Together we represent a significant voice and as a group, we make a positive difference in the field of sleep medicine. [...]

October 1st, 2018|Featured, Membership|

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|