PP106 – 2019 VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Chronic Insomnia Disorder and Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Case Manager play a critical role facilitating patient care needs to include patients with Chronic Insomnia Disorder and/or Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). The Chronic Insomnia Disorder and Obstructive Sleep Apnea Clinical Practice Guideline (CPG) was initiated in 2018 and completed in 2019. The CPG includes objective, evidence based information on the management of select sleep disorders (chronic insomnia disorder and OSA). It is intended to assist healthcare providers in all aspects of patient care, including, but not limited to, screening, assessment, treatment and follow up.
This presentation will briefly review the purpose of the CPG and discuss the CPG Key Recommendations. In addition, the presentation will focus on the importance of patient-centered treatment planning and shared decision making; education and self-care; non pharmacological and non invasive therapy and pharmacology treatment recommendations. The presentation will conclude by identifying the additional clinical support tools available for providers, patients, family members to help attendees implement these evidence informed recommendations into their practice.