Advocacy

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) survived its second major legal challenge this past week when the U.S. Supreme Court upheld health insurance tax-credit subsidies for low-income Americans in every state. In the concluding paragraph of the majority’s opinion, Justice Roberts wrote, “Congress passed the Affordable Care Act to improve health insurance markets, not to destroy them. If at all possible, we must interpret the Act in a way that is consistent with the former, and avoids the latter.” 
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Advocacy

Working for Quality Care and Fair Reimbursement

The AANEM represents nearly 4,500 neuromuscular physicians and other health care providers. We monitor state and federal issues, create position statements to education law makers and insurance companies, fight against fraud and abuse, and advocate for quality patient care.

Position Statements

Use these position statements when communicating with legislators, payers, and other medical professionals.



Fraud & Abuse

Familiarize yourself with the avenues that can be taken to report suspected fraud or abuse. 



Action Center 

Participate in legislative action alerts and contact U.S. senators and representatives on important health policy issues.

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SGR Repeal Bill Sails Through Both Houses of Congress




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