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Claim Your Free Member CECs for November

Nov 19, 2015 12:00:00 AM by admin

This month's Journal Club is #38: Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorders. This module provides a wide-ranging conversation with Dr. Katherine Sharkey from Brown University that includes her work with the AASM Practice Parameters Task Force and the recent u   Read More >>

 

New! Prepackaged CEC Learning Activity Program

Nov 19, 2015 12:00:00 AM by admin

The AAST is happy to announce a new program designed to give sleep center managers and educational providers access to formal training modules. These modules are an easy and cost effective way for educators and managers to provide high quality educat   Read More >>

 

Thank You to Fall Course Participants

Oct 20, 2015 1:00:00 AM by admin

The American Association of Sleep Technologists (AAST) would like to thank all of the attendees, speakers, and members who contributed to and participated in the AAST's Fall Course: "Beyond OSA: Diagnosis, Comorbidities and Therapy of Sleep Related B   Read More >>

 

Reminder: Sleep Technologist Appreciation Week 2015

Oct 20, 2015 1:00:00 AM by admin

With just a little over a week until Sleep Technologist Appreciation Week (STAW) 2015, the AAST would like to remind you to appreciate your sleep technologists. The AAST's Membership and Communications committee created a schedule of activities for s   Read More >>

 

Rose Ann Zumstein Memorial Scholarship Recipients Announced

Oct 20, 2015 1:00:00 AM by admin

The AAST has established a scholarship in memorial of Rose Ann Zumstein, 8th President (2002-2005) an dedicated leader in the field of sleep technology. Of the applications received, the AAST selected two very deserving sleep technologists to receive   Read More >>

 

“Ask the President”: Call for Questions

Oct 20, 2015 1:00:00 AM by admin

If you could ask one question to the AAST President about the sleep technology profession, what would that question be? The AAST is seeking questions from real world sleep technologists for its new "Ask the President" column. Submit your questions to   Read More >>

 

Claim Your Free Member CECs for October

Oct 20, 2015 1:00:00 AM by admin

This month's Journal Club is #15: Impact of Group Education on CPAP Adherence. In this module, Drs. Christopher Lettieri and Robert Walker discuss the results of their study comparing individual PAP education to a group education program. Our Case of   Read More >>

 

Circadian Rhythm Treatment Guidelines Updated

Oct 20, 2015 1:00:00 AM by admin

Where's the Evidence? An AASM Task Force recently reviewed available literature and published updated Clinical Practice Guidelines for circadian rhythm sleep disorders. 1 The previous guidelines were published in 2007. 2 The update employs the GRADE   Read More >>

 

Scholarship Application Deadline Today for Fall Course!

Sep 11, 2015 1:00:00 AM by admin

The AAST has established a scholarship in memorial of Rose Ann Zumstein, 8th President (2002-2005) and a dedicated leader in the field of sleep technology. The scholarship is intended to be used to defray expenses for a deserving sleep technologist t   Read More >>

 

New Product Alert!

Sep 11, 2015 1:00:00 AM by admin

Now available from the AAST is HSAT Policy & Procedure Manual Templates. The templates are designed to assist the sleep center in the development of an HSAT program with the intention of achieving AASM accreditation. The templates are guides to b   Read More >>