AASM successfully advocates to resolve Medicare audit issue

AASM staff, leadership and members, in coordination with AASM’s lobbying firm, McDermott+Consulting, have been working to resolve an urgent issue arising from an uptick in member audits involving claims for follow-up diagnostic sleep studies performed as required in local coverage determination policies. AASM members [...]

2022-12-07T16:24:47-06:00November 2nd, 2022|Featured, Payer Advocacy|

Why we must reform the Medicare physician payment system

Over the years, sleep medicine physicians have seen continuous reductions in reimbursements, not only because of decreases in physician work due to advances in technology, but largely due to lower conversion factors, budget neutrality, and implementation of payment adjustment sequestration. Diverting the Medicare physician [...]

2022-12-08T15:42:23-06:00September 8th, 2022|Advocacy, Payer Advocacy|
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