NAELA was founded on the belief that it could do well by doing good. Through its advocacy efforts, NAELA has a voice in shaping national and federal public policies that affect members' practices and the well-being of their clients. 

Current Issue

  • February 2018 Advocacy Update 

    House Passes Radical Change to ADA Enforcement - The U.S. House of Representatives passed the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Education and Reform Act (H.R. 620) which undercuts current enforcement of the ADA.
  • January 2018 Advocacy Update 

    2017: What Happened? - Last year brought a range of threats from a proposed $1 trillion cut to Medicaid to elimination of the Medical Expense Deduction.
  • December 2017 Advocacy Update 

    NAELA Fights to Save the Medical Expense Deduction - At the end of September, Republicans outlined their tax reform proposal. It called for eliminating all itemized deductions except the mortgage interest and charity deductions.
  • August 2017 Advocacy Update 

    NAELA Calls on CMS to Drop Proposal to Allow Pre-Dispute Arbitration in Nursing Homes - Under new leadership, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) seeks to reverse the prior Administration’s ban on pre-dispute binding arbitration provis
  • June 2017 Advocacy Update 

    Amended American Health Care Act Passes House - The House of Representatives passed an amended version of the American Health Care Act on May 4, 2017.

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