North Carolina Neurologists go to Capitol Hill

A delegation from the NCNS participated in this year’s “Neurology on the Hill” event hosted by the American Academy of Neurology.  On February 28th, the group went to Capitol Hill to meet with North Carolina’s Senate members and their staff.

Participating from North Carolina were

  • Alan Finkel, MD, / Chapel Hill
  • Michael Kushner, MD / Rocky Mount
  • Robert Yapundich, MD, NCNS Past President / Hickory
  • Alan Skipper / NCNS Executive Director

 NC Neurologists on Capitol Hill

Alan Skipper, Michael Kushner, MD, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) and Robert Yapundich, MD on Capitol Hill

The two primary issues addressed with members of Congress included

  1. Medicare reimbursement – classifying neurology as a cognitive care provider
  2. Support for NIH research funding

For more on the Academy’s advocacy initiatives, go to:  www.aan.com/go/advocacy.

 

http://careers.aan.com/distrib/jobs/xml.cfm?code=
Neurology Career Center
CaroMont Health

Location: Gastonia, North Carolina


CompHealth

Location: Greenville, South Carolina


Universal Health Services

Location: Aiken, South Carolina


Greenville Health System

Location: Greenville, South Carolina


East Carolina University

Location: Greenville, North Carolina


Universal Health Services

Location: Aiken, South Carolina


Carolinas HealthCare System

Location: Charlotte, North Carolina


East Carolina University

Location: Greenville, North Carolina


Carolinas HealthCare System

Location: Charlotte, North Carolina


Cone Health Medical Group

Location: Greensboro, North Carolina


Pardee - UNC Health Care

Location: Hendersonville, North Carolina


Cape Fear Valley Health

Location: Fayetteville, North Carolina


Universal Health Services

Location: Aiken, South Carolina


East Carolina University

Location: Greenville, North Carolina


East Carolina University

Location: Greenville, North Carolina


Carolinas HealthCare System

Location: Charlotte, North Carolina


Universal Health Services

Location: Aiken, South Carolina


Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center

Location: Winston-Salem, North Carolina


Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center

Location: Winston-Salem, North Carolina


Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center

Location: Winston-Salem, North Carolina


Carolinas HealthCare System

Location: Charlotte, North Carolina


View all Neurology Career Center Jobs >