NovaSom Inc, a company focused on home sleep testing solutions for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), appointed John Spitznagel as the company’s new CEO, as well as a member of the board of directors.

Spitznagel brings more than 45 years of experience as a successful health care executive, with extensive knowledge of commercialization and growth strategies. Spitznagel will succeed Richard Hassett, MD, who has served as President and CEO since 2010.

“NovaSom is uniquely positioned in the market to meet the changing needs of patients, physicians, and sleep centers,” said Spitznagel. “We have a terrific solution for in-home testing of OSA and the ability to help millions of people live a healthier life. Once it is recognized how easy and convenient testing can be, we are confident that AccuSom will quickly become the in-home test of choice.”