AANEM News Express Related to EDX Laboratory Accreditation

AANEM News Express

First Overseas Electrodiagnostic Laboratory Accredited

The AANEM has accredited 156 electrodiagnostic (EDX) laboratories in the United States since its 2011 launch, but the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center is the first EDX laboratory outside of the country to receive accreditation.

Accreditation Expands to Canada and Select International Locations

The AANEM Board of Directors recently approved the expansion of the Electrodiagnostic (EDX) Laboratory Accreditation Program to two new categories of applicants.

Adventures of Practice in Anchorage

Have you ever treated a patient with botulism and a median nerve transection at the elbow from a polar bear bite? Shawn Hadley, MD, sees patients that come up on the wrong side of the battle with Mother Nature.

The Value of Accreditation

With several clinics in southwest Michigan offering electrodiagnostic (EDX) services, Michelle L. Crooks of Healthcare Midwest searched for a way to stand apart

Accreditation Establishes Standards, Ensures Quality Patient Care

Launched in April 2011, the EDX Laboratory Acreditation Program has received a tremendous response. The AANEM has accredited 130 labs in 40 states (as of February 1, 2013).

Medicare Cuts Impact Access to Care

Physicians and patients alike are feeling the impact of Medicare reimbursement cuts. It’s likely that physicians who treat Medicare patients will be faced with difficult decisions as operating margins continue to shrink.