home sleep testing

Post#16 Sleep Studies: How to obtain rapid Authorization for Obstructive Sleep Apnea testing.  - Part 1

The introduction of a safe, accurate, and less costly home sleep diagnostic test gave the medical community an alternative to a facility study in the diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea.  When a choice between two different diagnostic tests becomes available, insurance companies often implement prior authorization programs to help determine when a home study is indicated and when it is not.