News in brief: OSA device rejected for reimbursement; Lung disease patients to get COVID-19 vaccine; CF Registry wants personal data

OSA device rejected for Medicare reimbursement A bid for Medicare reimbursement of closed loop upper airways stimulation (UAS) for moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) has been rejected by the Medicare Services Advisory Committee. An application for UAS made by Inspire Medical Systems was for a MBS item to cover use of UAS in ...

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