In a reminder email, National Government Services (NGS) states that ventilator codes must be used for Medicare ventilator claims, even if the ventilator is being used only on CPAP or bi-level mode.
If your patients are struggling with eating habits related to sleep, share this article from Female First about which foods to eat to get better sleep.
A new sleep apnea treatment involves inserting an electrical device into chest muscle fibers, St. Cloud Times reports.
More young people are using melatonin to get to sleep, according to the Miami Herald.
While Medicare does not provide reimbursement for home oxygen as a treatment of obstructive sleep apnea, many beneficiaries have co-existing chronic pulmonary conditions that would justify coverage of home oxygen, according to CGS Medicare.
Intelligent Mechatronic Systems (IMS) is unveiling the IMS Connected Car Experience, demonstrating real-time driver coaching, driver health monitoring integrated with wearable devices, and distraction-free technology that supports smarter driver decisions.
After 45 minutes of media use, children’s grades, sleep, social skills, and emotional balance start to decline, according to the Learning Habit Study. After 4 hours, only 1% of children in middle school receive A’s in mathematics and English Language Arts.
Since launching in June, the network has gained 250 members across 39 states, and more are on the way.
With sleep drunkenness in the news, ABC 7 reports on how getting too much sleep can contribute to the problem.
A study from the National Sleep Foundation found an estimated 45% of adolescents in the US don’t get enough sleep and many suffer insomnia, reports the McPherson Sentinel.