Weekly Insider Articles

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – July 14, 2018

New actigraphy clinical practice guideline A new AASM clinical practice guideline establishes recommendations for the use of actigraphy in adult and pediatric patients with suspected or diagnosed sleep disorders or circadian rhythm sleep-wake disorders. Read guideline Arousal-based scoring position During polysomnography, arousal-based respiratory scoring [...]

2018-07-13T23:47:19+00:00 July 13th, 2018|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – July 7, 2018

Coding FAQ: Downloading PAP data How do I code for the download and interpretation of smart card/cloud-based data related to PAP usage? There is no CPT® code that exactly describes the download and interpretation of smart card/cloud-based PAP data. Read more  OIG reviews PAP [...]

2018-07-07T04:32:59+00:00 July 7th, 2018|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – June 30, 2018

Recommend speakers for SLEEP 2019 The APSS is accepting recommendations for a keynote speaker, invited lecturers, and lunch session speakers for the SLEEP 2019 annual meeting in San Antonio. Submit your recommendations to the APSS by July 18. Learn more Accredited Facility Member Logo [...]

2018-06-29T19:31:14+00:00 June 29th, 2018|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – June 23, 2018

Submit Stark Law comments HHS and CMS are requesting input from the public on how to address any undue regulatory impact and burden of the Stark Law. AASM members are encouraged to take action by submitting individual comments. Learn more Help secure AMA representation [...]

2018-06-22T21:53:24+00:00 June 22nd, 2018|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – June 16, 2018

Editorial: Change in sleep medicine An editorial by AASM Immediate Past President Dr. Ilene Rosen provides a brief update describing how the board of directors is addressing the physician pipeline, patient access, advocacy, new technology and strategic research. Read editorial New position paper:  Adult [...]

2018-06-15T23:58:37+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – June 2, 2018

Register on-site in Baltimore It’s not too late to join us in Baltimore for SLEEP 2018, the premier clinical and scientific meeting in the sleep field. On-site registration is available at the SLEEP 2018 registration desk in the Baltimore Convention Center. Learn more ICYMI: [...]

2018-06-01T22:12:19+00:00 June 1st, 2018|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – May 26, 2018

Read the new President’s Report Download the new President’s Report from Dr. Ilene Rosen for updates from the most recent board meeting, including a summary of the board’s decisions and a report of the committees and task forces. Download report AASM leadership election results [...]

2018-05-25T22:19:04+00:00 May 25th, 2018|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – May 19, 2018

Consumer sleep technology position Consumer sleep technology must be FDA cleared and rigorously tested against current gold standards if it is intended to render a diagnosis and/or treatment, according to a new AASM position statement in the May 15 issue of JCSM. Read statement [...]

2018-05-25T22:48:32+00:00 May 18th, 2018|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – May 19, 2018

Consumer sleep technology position Consumer sleep technology must be FDA cleared and rigorously tested against current gold standards if it is intended to render a diagnosis and/or treatment, according to a new AASM position statement in the May 15 issue of JCSM. Read statement [...]

2018-05-18T15:00:24+00:00 May 18th, 2018|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – May 12, 2018

SLEEP abstract book, program & mobile app All of the resources you need to prepare for SLEEP 2018, the 32nd annual meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies, are now available for download:  the final program, abstract supplement and mobile app. Learn more Pre-register [...]

2018-05-14T13:44:05+00:00 May 11th, 2018|Weekly Insider|