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Congress returned to Capitol Hill shortly after Labor Day facing a growing list of critical and timely issues to address. Much of the work in the Senate though was dedicated to efforts to pass legislation to “repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act before the threshold for votes increased from a simple majority to 60 after the October 1 start of the Fiscal Year. 
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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 educate 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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