Basics of Sleep Center Management
AASM National Office
Course Chair: Amy Aronsky, DO
Earn up to 8.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ or AAST CECs
Advanced Registration Deadline to Save: February 3, 2012
The course will focus on the components necessary for managing a successful sleep center including: accreditation, equipment, staffing, budgeting, marketing and reimbursement. During the course, attendees will be provided with the opportunity to network and share best practices as a part of the learning process.
This course is intended for sleep center staff with 0-1 year in a management role. Sessions are aimed at staff accountable for sleep center accreditation, equipment selection, staffing, finances and marketing.
Upon completion of the course, attendees will be able to:
- Identify best practices in sleep center management;
- List the types of AASM accreditation, and interpret the requirements outlined for each type of accreditation;
- Describe techniques for advertising and promoting your sleep center;
- Identifying the coding and reimbursement issues that impact your sleep center.
||On of Before February 3, 2012
||After February 3, 2012
|AASM or AAST Member
|Employee of an AASM Center Member
Cancellation Deadline: February 10, 2012
Continuing Medical Education (CME)
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
This course has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Their Elements of the ACCME by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine designates the Basics of Sleep Center Management course as a live activity for a maximum of 8.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The AMA Council on Medical Education mandates that accredited providers only offer AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to physicians. The AASM will issue non-physicians a letter of attendance for activities designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. The American Association of Sleep Technologists designates the Basics of Sleep Center Management course for a maximum of 8.50 AAST Continuing Education Credits. Individuals should claim only those credits that he/she actually earned in the educational activity.