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News & Features

SGR Repeal Bill Sails Through Both Houses of Congress
4/21/2015 - Both the U.S. House of Representatives (393-37) and the U.S. Senate (92-8) voted overwhelmingly to pass H.R. 2, the “Medicare Access and Chip Reauthorization Act” or MACRA, repealing and replacing the sustainable growth-rate (SGR).

AANEM Launches Its Centennial Podcast
4/7/2015 - The AANEM has reached a major milestone—the recording of its centennial podcast! Nerve and Muscle Junction podcasts offer discourse on recent publications in NM and EDX medicine literature, featuring interviews with the authors and other experts. 

SGR Repeal: Update and Action Alert
4/7/2015 - The U.S. House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly in favor of repealing and replacing the sustainable growth-rate (SGR) on March 27 with a vote of 392-37. It was immediately sent to the Senate. Now, AANEM needs your help! 

Advocacy & Policy


Monitoring and advocating on issues that affect the practice of neuromuscular and electrodiagnostic medicine, ensuring patients receive quality care, and members receive appropriate reimbursement.

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Practice Management

Promoting and educating others about electrodiagnostic medicine can benefit your medical practice, your students, your colleagues, and, ultimately, improve patient care.

Resources to Help Your Practice

Create a marketing plan with the Practice Marketing Toolkit. Use the Coding Toolkit to help navigate the changes to Medicare reimbursement. Use practice guidelines to help assess and treat muscle and nerve disorders.


The AANEM is the only membership organization designed to address the needs of all neuromuscular and electrodiagnostic health care providers by bringing together physicians, researchers, technologists, and collaborators who specialize in these areas of medicine.


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