Weekly Insider Articles

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – September 15, 2018

AASM comments: CMS physician fee schedule The AASM recently submitted comments in response to the policy revisions proposed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in the 2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule and Quality Payment Program. Read more Hurricane Florence: To our [...]

2018-09-15T03:42:07+00:00 September 15th, 2018|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – August 18, 2018

Joint response to AMA expresses concerns about CMS proposed work RVUs for HSAT codes The AASM collaborated with the American Academy of Neurology (AAN), American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST), and the American Thoracic Society (ATS) to provide comments to the American Medical Association [...]

2018-08-17T21:58:21+00:00 August 17th, 2018|Weekly Insider|

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|