Close Server: KOPWWW05 | Not logged in


Welcome to Health Care POV | sign in | join

BROWSE BY TAGS

Adventures in Sleep

Another Opportunity for Sleep Field Growth
January 9, 2014 10:09 AM by Amy Reavis
I read an interesting article about how the Affordable Care Act will be covering weight loss coaching as part of the mandatory coverage starting in 2014. The article goes on to talk about the fact that physicians will not be able to do this counseling Read More...
1 comments »     
The Latest Sleep Research
August 8, 2013 8:56 AM by Amy Reavis
We look at sleep studies and we use CPAP but how many of us actually read the new research out there? We have great new ways of marketing our labs by using this research. From the studies that associate sleep apnea with new stroke patients and recently Read More...
0 comments »     
Role of Techs Includes Guiding Patients to Other Therapies
March 7, 2013 9:44 AM by Amy Reavis
I believe our role as sleep techs is not one of just running a clean study but is also one of educating. We tend to talk to patients when we are setting them up and in the morning. We also tread a slim line between what we can and cannot share. One of Read More...
0 comments »     
Personalized Care Improves Outcomes, Grows Business
May 26, 2011 8:51 AM by Amy Reavis
I had an experience getting some prescriptions filled: The technician was working with me to get a discount card to work that I could not use at another pharmacy. It turned out that the other pharmacy just did not know to make a phone call required to Read More...
1 comments »     
Evaluate Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats
January 20, 2011 7:22 AM by Amy Reavis
The beginning of the year is usually the slow time of the year. The patients do not want to pay their yearly deductible and many people are recovering from the holidays. I find this is the best time for me to look over what worked and did not work over Read More...
0 comments »     
Celebrate Sleep Tech Appreciation Week
September 30, 2010 7:27 AM by Amy Reavis
The best time of the year for teaching sleep is Sleep Tech Appreciation Week, Oct. 4-10. My goal is to inform doctors and the community that walking around tired all the time is not normal. The AAST has a page dedicated to Sleep Tech Appreciation Week. Read More...
1 comments »     

Search

About this Blog


    Adventures in Sleep
    Occupation: Sleep technicians
    Setting: Various sleep facilities
  • About Blog and Author

Keep Me Updated