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2013-07-02 23:24:20

Dr. Gerson will chair the 2014 Sleep Health & Safety Conference as well as participate in the NSF Development Committee. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) July 02, 2013 Dr. Benjamin Gerson, who was the chair of the 2013 Sleep Health & Safety Conference program, has been appointed to the National Sleep Foundation’s Board of Directors and will serve on the Development Committee as well as chair the 2014 conference. Dr. Gerson was instrumental in coordinating the speakers from various...

2013-04-03 23:02:11

According to Dr. Benjamin Gerson, medical director of University Services Sleep Diagnostic & Treatment Centers, the uses for home sleep testing are not just in the clinical setting, but also in identifying fatigued transportation workers as well as improve participants´ results in weight management programs. Dr. Gerson highlighted these points at two speaking engagements last month. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) April 03, 2013 At two speaking engagements last month, Dr. Benjamin Gerson,...

2012-03-15 07:00:00

According to Dr. Benjamin Gerson, presenter at the National Sleep Foundation Sleep Health & Safety Conference, employee training, education, and sleep disorder management is crucial in managing fatigue, but must be under the employee´s control. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) March 15, 2012 “Only sleep takes care of sleepiness,” commented Dr. Benjamin Gerson, presenter and program committee member at the 2012 National Sleep Foundation Sleep Health & Safety Conference in...

2012-02-01 08:00:00

Guidelines assist Occupational and Environmental Medicine Physicians in enhancing health, safety, and productivity through the development of a Fatigue Risk Management System (FRMS). Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) February 01, 2012 The American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine Presidential Task Force on Fatigue Risk Management released guidelines to aide physicians and other safety stakeholders in the creation of a Fatigue Risk Management System (FRMS) in the workplace....

2011-01-04 00:00:36

Outside factors such as lower reimbursement rates and possible regulations in the transportation industry are forcing sleep centers to re-think the way to do business Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) January 3, 2011 In the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions insurance carriers are mandating the use of at-home sleep apnea testing devices for patients, significantly lowering the reimbursement rates to sleep centers. "Reimbursement rates are up to $1,000 less than that of an overnight polysomnograph...