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Is Big Brother watching you sleep?

January 25, 2010Theresa Flaherty, Managing Editor

This statement caught my eye: I supported national health insurance until I became Medicare-eligible this year. After chuckling at that statement, I read on. It's always interesting to get a patient's perspective on the industry—its rules, its regs, its technology. In this case, the writer is a new CPAP patient. Turns out, she doesn't like having Medicare monitor how often she uses the therapy. Medicare monitored my usage during the first month and threatened to cut me off because I wasn't...

CPAP, CPAP, e-SP, face-to-face follow-up, Health insurance, Medicare, Medicare, Providers, sleep

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