Accreditation Articles
Updates about AASM facility, independent sleep practice, and DME accreditation

Pediatric Track now available through Sleep ISR

After extensive feedback and requests, it is a reality, ready for you to score - The Sleep ISR Pediatric Track! Users can now score the first ever pediatric record to test their knowledge of pediatric sleep studies. Bonus! As a thank you to our loyal Sleep ISR [...]

2019-01-17T15:26:10+00:00January 16th, 2019|Accreditation|

AASM streamlines the sleep facility accreditation process

The AASM has made a significant change to the sleep facility accreditation process that will enable applicants to become accredited faster. An additional change will reduce the cost, time and information required when a facility submits a Relocation Special Circumstance Application. The two [...]

2018-05-01T17:59:17+00:00May 1st, 2018|Accreditation|

Medicare contractor Noridian revises sleep study LCD policy to require accreditation

This week Medicare contractor Noridian Healthcare Services LLC announced revisions to its local coverage determination (LCD) policy for polysomnography and other sleep studies for Jurisdiction E (L36861) and Jurisdiction F (L34040), affecting sleep facilities in 13 states. By June 5, 2017, these sleep facilities must have sleep-specific accreditation to be eligible for coverage.

2017-08-23T14:19:43+00:00April 21st, 2017|Accreditation, Clinical Resources|