4.7 - Professional Societies & APP

The integration of advanced practice providers (APPs) into the field of neurology to form care teams and create models of care is crucial to improving access, quality, and continuity of care of people with neurologic disease.

It is necessary to recognize the accepted scope(s) of practice and allow each member of the neurology care team to practice to the full extent of their professional license, training, and abilities.

The AAN continues to support policies that promote physician-led multidisciplinary care teams.

The AAN supports the expanded collaborative role that APPs play in neurologic care.