Natalie P Hartenbaum, MD, MPH, FACOEM, President and Chief Medical Officer of OccuMedix, presents the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administrator medical standards. She also talks about the regulations and guidelines, both official and unofficial, for commercial vehicle operators with sleep apnea.
Emerging Clinical and Business Trends in Sleep Medicine is a series of live presentations recorded at the AASM 2013 Winter Course in Phoenix, Arizona. Over the series, experts explore state-of-the-art patient care management in the diagnosis and treatment of various disorders and strategies to improve current business practices through a mix of traditional lectures, case-based discussions and pro/con debates. Discussion focuses on providing relevant updated information and new strategies that sleep clinicians can use in their practice. The focus is on three areas: changing guidelines and regulations in sleep medicine, diagnosing and managing sleep disorders and business considerations for sleep specialists.