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Study: Increase physical activity, decrease risk of OSA

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06/26/2020

DARIEN, Ill. – Increased physical activity is associated with a lower risk of obstructive sleep apnea, according to a study* published online as an accepted paper in the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine.

In brief: AAHomecare reaches out on Medicaid, LUCI launches

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06/19/2020

WASHINGTON —AAHomecare is working to get equitable treatment for HME suppliers who have been denied Medicaid-based relief.

Sleep pioneer passes away

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06/18/2020

STANFORD, Calif. – Dr. William Dement, a pioneer in sleep medicine and founder of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, died June 17.

Referral streams begin to return, sleep providers say

Remote patient monitoring, home sleep testing expected to lessen the impact of pandemic going forward
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06/12/2020

YARMOUTH, Maine – CPAP referrals dropped off when sleep labs temporarily closed at the peak of the coronavirus pandemic, but providers say things are picking back up.

When elective surgeries went away, so did many CPAP setups, says Jason Jones.

PAP compliance comes into sharper focus

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06/01/2020

The sleep therapy market continues to evolve with enhanced clinical awareness, better CPAP system technology and deeper understanding of obstructive sleep apnea and related disorders. The key to progress in efficacy and positive outcomes, sleep specialists say, remains patient compliance. The more patients who commit to using CPAP, the more benefits the industry generates.

Aeroflow partners with Itamar to expand sleep apnea solutions

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04/23/2020

ASHEVILLE, N.C. – Aeroflow Healthcare has contracted with Itamar Medical to add telemedicine services to its sleep apnea solutions. The relationship will increase patient access to home sleep testing using Itamar’s WatchPAT ONE single-use device.

Lunella streamlines sleep apnea diagnosis

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04/03/2020

PETERBOROUGH, N.H. – The newly launched Lunella could serve as a good referral source for HME companies providing CPAP devices, says CEO Bob Wilkins.

Oventus Medical gains traction in DME channel

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02/28/2020

BRISBANE, Australia – Oventus Medical, which makes oral devices to treat obstructive sleep apnea, has snagged a key contract in its quest to leverage the DME channel as part of its go-to-market strategy.

Bongo Rx apnea device nominated for award

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01/30/2020

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. – AirAvant Medical’s Bongo Rx sleep apnea devices has been nominated for an Edison Award. The awards are granted to “game changing” new products that embody human-centered design and innovation, according to the company.

ProSomnus takes to social media

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01/29/2020

SAN FRANCISCO – ProSomnus Sleep Technologies has launched #ShareYourStory, a social media campaign designed to raise awareness that prescription intraoral devices are a comfortable, effective and recommended alternative to CPAP.

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