On October 30, 2016, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the Final Rule for the 2016 Medicare Physician Payment Schedule. Following is a summary of some of the changes that could affect AANEM members for the calendar year (CY) 2016.


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Coding & Billing

Keep up-to-date on coding changes, proper code utilization, and commonly asked questions.

Guidelines & Quality Improvement

AANEM works with physicians who specialize in neuromuscular and electrodiagnostic medicine to develop guidelines and quality measures that meet the demands of payers, accrediting bodies, and maintenance of certification and licensure programs.

EDX Laboratory Accreditation

Accreditation provides laboratories specializing in electrodiagnostic (EDX) medicine with a structured mechanism to assess, evaluate, and improve the quality of care provided to their patients.

Practice News Highlights

2016 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule

Lumbar Intradiscal Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injections: A Prospective, Double-blind, Randomized Controlled Study

Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of ESIs for Radiculopathy and Spinal Stenosis

Safety and Efficacy of Diaphragm Pacing in ALS Patients

CIDP diagnostic pitfalls and perception of treatment benefit

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Laboratory Accreditation


2015 AANEM Coding Guide now available