Skip to Main Content

MyAANS, password-protected resources, and purchases are currently experiencing issues and are unavailable. We are working to get this fixed as soon as possible.

Legislation to Prevent Medicare Cuts Introduced in House

On Oct. 2, Reps. Michael Burgess, MD, (R-Texas) and Bobby Rush (D-Ill.) introduced legislation (H.R. 8505) to prevent Medicare physician payment cuts for 2021. The bill would waive Medicare’s budget neutrality requirements to avoid the cuts, allocating $10 billion from the Provider Relief Fund’s unobligated funds for this purpose. The AANS and the CNS issued a press release and joined 59 national medical associations in sending a letter thanking Reps. Burgess and Rush for introducing this bill.

10-14 E-News