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AANS and CNS Urge Senate to Address Medicare Physician Payment Reform

On April 11, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) and the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) joined the Alliance of Specialty Medicine in submitting a statement for the record to the Senate Finance Committee for convening a hearing to examine how changes to Medicare physician payment can bolster chronic care. The statement outlines suggested actions that Congress could take to stabilize the Medicare physician payment system while ensuring successful value-based care incentives are available for specialty physicians.

Click here to read the Alliance of Specialty Medicine’s statement.