Sleep lab accreditation has been voluntary however the process is quickly becoming a requirement for Independent Diagnostic Testing Facilities (IDTF’s) with Medicare, multiple states and private insurers. The accreditation process validates your lab is in compliance with regulations and outlining guidelines for a higher standard of operations.
Currently there are a few organizations that provide accreditation services, including the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) and the Joint Commission on Accreditation for Healthcare Organizations, Ancillary Services and Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC).
Sleep Consult, LLC offers consulting for existing sleep lab managers and owners preparing for accreditation or those labs wanting to increase efficiency and profitability of their operations. One unique facet of services we provide is peer to peer consulting. Your Medical Director has the opportunity to shadow a Medical Director of a successful accredited lab. Sleep Consult, LLC extends consulting services at your facility or a successful accredited lab.
If you are seeking accreditation or general business consultation for your Sleep Facility, let our years of experience in Sleep work for you.