"Do Not Go Gently..." -Dylan Thomas With the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in 2010 came a new model for reimbursing physicians, which is predicated upon networks of physicians and hospitals working together to …Read More
The first neurosurgical practice in Egypt was started by Ahmed Abu Zikry, MD, a general surgeon who studied neurosurgery at the Mayo Clinic and the Lahey Clinic in 1949. He then returned to the University …Read More
"There is no area of the world that should not be investigated by scientists. There will always remain some questions that have not been answered. In general, these are the questions that have not yet …Read More
The National Neurosurgery Quality & Outcomes Database (N2QOD), recently rebranded as the Quality Outcomes Database (QOD), is one of the NeuroPoint Alliance’s (NPA) major initiatives. QOD, a national prospective clinical registry for surgical procedures and …Read More
Support of Sections Raises NREF to New Heights The Development Committee of the Neurosurgery Research and Education Foundation (NREF) met during the 2016 American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) Annual Scientific Meeting to discuss the …Read More
AANS president, H. Hunt Batjer, MD, FAANS, selected Neurosurgery Leading the Way as the theme for his meeting, and attendees watched it come to life throughout the week. The meeting began with the Opening Ceremonies, …Read More
CMS Proposes Major Overhaul of Medicare Physician Payment System On April 27, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposal to overhaul the way Medicare pays physicians. The proposed rule implements …Read More
UKD Microneurosurgical Meeting
Sept. 8-10, 2016; Germany
2016 Managing Coding and Reimbursement Challenges – Washington, D.C.
Sept. 15-17, 2016; Washington, D.C.
Neurosurgery Dissection Course
Sept. 30 – Oct. 2, 2016; Coventry, United Kingdom