About A2Zzz

A2Zzz is published quarterly and is the official publication of the American Association of Sleep Technologists (AAST). A2Zzz began in 1978 as Sleepwatchers before changing names to The Journal of Polysomnographic Technology and then to A2Zzz. The publication presents educational information for the professional development of sleep technologists and sleep technicians who assist in the evaluation and follow-up care of patients with sleep disorders.

Subscriptions

AAST members receive a complimentary online subscription to A2Zzz and as a benefit of membership. A2Zzz is an online-only publication.

Write for A2Zzz

Original articles submitted by AAST members and by invited authors will be considered for publication inA2Zzz. Join the A2Zzz writing team and share your expertise and knowledge with your colleagues. To learn more and to get started today, download the Writer’s Guidelines.

A2Zzz CEC Offering

AAST Members can read A2Zzz to earn continuing education credits (CECs) that are required for recertification by the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists. To earn credit carefully read four of the designated CEC articles and claim your credits online. You must go online to claim your credits by the deadline stated in each issue of A2Zzz.

A2Zzz CEC Statement of Approval

This activity has been planned and implemented by the AAST board of directors to meet the educational needs of sleep technologists. The Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists has approved this activity and designates it for a maximum of 2.0 hours of continuing education. Each technologist should only claim credit for the time that he or she actually spends in the educational activity.

A2Zzz CEC Confirmation

A confirmation letter awarding 2.0 AAST CECs will be sent to the email that you have on file with the AAST. It is the responsibility of each technologist to maintain a record of his or her CEC certificates. The AAST also validates AAST CECs as a free benefit for members.

A2Zzz CEC Eligibility

Only AAST members are eligible to participate in the A2Zzz CEC offering.

A2Zzz CEC Cost

The A2Zzz CEC offering is a free benefit for AAST members.