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2016 Marks End Of Primary Care Incentive Program

January 13, 2016

2016 marks end of Primary Care Incentive ProgramAs of Dec. 31, 2015, the Primary Care Incentive Program...

Healthier Students are Better Students

December 14, 2015

Healthier Students are Better StudentsInformation provided by the American Dairy CouncilWe’ve learned...

CDC Foundation Board Of Directors Names IAFP Member Dr. Judith Monroe As Next President And CEO

December 14, 2015

The Board of Directors of the CDC Foundation today named Judith A. Monroe, MD, FAAFP, as the new...

Unique Prescription Drug Abuse Survey

December 7, 2015

Prescription drug abuse impacts 80 percent of Indiana workplaces, says newly released National Safety...

2015 Winter FrontLine Physician Coding And Billing Update

December 1, 2015

The latest update from our Coding and Billing expert Joy Newby, LPN, CPC, includes information about...

STD Treatment Guidelines Updated

November 30, 2015

Did you know that the CDC updated its guidelines for STD treatment earlier this year? Indiana State Health...

Common Questions About Dairy Foods

November 14, 2015

Common Questions About Dairy FoodsInformation provided by the American Dairy CouncilToday, we are addressing...

New Indiana POST Video

November 13, 2015

A new Indiana POST (Physician Orders for Scope of Treatment) video is now available...

QI Opportunity For Small Practices

November 13, 2015

Purdue University, along with 10+ other Midwestern organizations, is in the process of recruiting for...

Lawmakers Wrap Up 2015 Legislative Interim Studies

November 10, 2015

The General Assembly's interim study committees recently completed their work and submitted all findings...

Deaconess Awarded AAFP Grant

November 2, 2015

Congratulations to the Deaconess Family Medicine Residency Program, which was awarded a Healthy...

Resident Appointed To AAFP Commission

November 2, 2015

Congratulations to Juan Carlos Venis, MD, MPH (Muncie) on his appointment as the resident...

Windel Stracener, MD, Announces Candidacy For AAFP Board Of Directors

October 14, 2015

We are thrilled to announce the candidacy of IAFP past president Windel Stracener, MD, of Richmond,...

No Concussion Management Certification Requirements For Physicians

October 7, 2015

IAFP staff have received several inquiries from members regarding whether the state has implemented any...

Rollout Of HIP 2.0 POWER Account Debit Cards

September 30, 2015

Beginning October 1st, Healthy Indiana Plan 2.0 ("HIP 2.0") patients will have the ability to pay their...

Fall In Love With Dairy Again 

September 28, 2015

It’s hard to meet nutrient needs without lowfat and fat-free milk in the diet. Milk is packed with 9...

Applications Rising At Marian University College Of Osteopathic Medicine

September 24, 2015

The number of applicants to Marian University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine (MU-COM) has surged by...

Family Physicians Elected To ISMA Leadership

September 22, 2015

Rhonda Sharp, MD, New ISMA President IAFP member Rhonda Sharp, MD, a family medicine physician...

Surgeon General's Call To Action Encourages Hoosiers To Walk Their Way To Better Health

September 9, 2015

The next time someone says “take a walk,” offer to take them up on it. And ask them to join...

Naloxone Opinion From Attorney General

September 7, 2015

Naloxone Opinion From Attorney GeneralLast week Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller...