Thought Leaders Articles
Updates from the AASM president and other leaders in the organization

AMA RUC survey for physician office visits

Dear AASM Members, In the next few weeks, you may be selected to participate in an AMA/Specialty Society RVS Update Committee (RUC) survey for physician office visits (99202-99205, 99211-99215) and a new prolonged services code (99XXX). As you may know, the components of the [...]

2019-02-21T02:07:31+00:00February 21st, 2019|Thought Leaders|

Report of the president: First quarter – 2019

In San Francisco at the most recent quarterly meeting of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) board of directors, we reviewed reports from our committees and task forces, and we discussed ongoing projects of importance to the membership. You can download the 2019 first-quarter [...]

2019-02-21T01:57:56+00:00February 21st, 2019|Featured, Thought Leaders|

Happy New Year to AASM members

Dear AASM Members, Happy New Year! As 2019 begins, I hope that you can look back with satisfaction on what you accomplished in 2018 while anticipating an exciting and successful year ahead. I thank the AASM Board of Directors, our hardworking committee member volunteers, [...]

2019-01-04T20:06:21+00:00January 4th, 2019|Featured, Thought Leaders|

Report of the president: Fourth quarter – 2018

In Charlotte at the most recent quarterly meeting of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) board of directors, we reviewed reports from our committees and task forces, and we discussed ongoing projects of importance to the membership. You can download the 2018 fourth-quarter [...]

2018-12-13T23:36:30+00:00December 13th, 2018|Featured, Thought Leaders|

A message to our Carolina members

Dear Carolina Members: As Hurricane Florence approaches the coastal Carolinas, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) board of directors is deeply concerned about the safety and well-being of our colleagues. A dangerous Category 4 hurricane, Florence is expected to be one of the [...]

2018-09-12T19:51:38+00:00September 12th, 2018|Featured, Thought Leaders|

Vote on proposed bylaws revisions

Dear AASM members: The AASM Board of Directors periodically reviews governance documents as part of its general oversight of the organization. During a recent review of the bylaws, the AASM Board of Directors identified and recommended several changes that better align with the overall [...]

2018-08-06T21:05:32+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Thought Leaders|