The Out of Center Sleep Testing Integration Guide provides a comprehensive overview of the business issues involved in adding an OCST program to an existing sleep center. It will walk you through the process as you conceptualize, develop and implement an OCST program.
The guide covers topics such as:
- The in-center management model
- Outsourcing models
- Equipment selection
- Procedures and protocols
- Staff roles and responsibilities
- Coding and reimbursement
- Other financial considerations
The appendices include a sample equipment loan agreement and a guide to help you compare the features and prices of OCST devices. Also included is a financial modeling tool developed by the AASM that will help you understand and calculate the costs associated with adding an OCST program to your sleep center.
This eBook will be available to read on your computer or mobile device using the AASM Resource Library.