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Physician Quality Reporting System Update from Joy Newby

February 25, 2015

PQRS and Value-Based Payment Modifier and EHR, OH MYBy Joy Newby, LPN, CPCNewby Consulting, Inc.Like...

Time is running out to permanently repeal the SGR

February 25, 2015

Congress has a rare opportunity to repeal the flawed and failed Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR)...

CMS Pushes MU Attestation, PQRS Reporting Deadlines to March 20

February 25, 2015

CMS announced Feb. 25 that the attestation deadline for the Medicare EHR (electronic health record)...

CMS Announces It Is Prepared For ICD-10

February 25, 2015

On Wednesday, February 25, CMS announced its first end-to-end tests of ICD-10 detected few...

HIP 2.0 Approved Today!

January 27, 2015

 This morning, Governor Mike Pence announced that the expanded Healthy Indiana Plan (HIP 2.0) received...

Call For Nominations For IAFP Awards

January 16, 2015

In an effort to recognize the achievements and dedication of our members, the IAFP Board of Directors...

Hoosiers For A Healthier Indiana Launches

December 18, 2014

New Coalition Calls For End To Cheap Tobacco ProductsINDIANAPOLIS – A broad coalition of leading...

Legislative Preview and Coding & Billing Updates

November 26, 2014

We've recently posted a Legislative Preview for the upcoming 2015 session and two new Coding and Billing...

2015 Legislative Preview

November 24, 2014

November 18th marked the kickoff of the 2015 legislative session, as Indiana legislators convened...

Chronic Care Management Services

November 20, 2014

Read this article in PDF format here.In the CY 2015 Final Rule, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid...

Complex Chronic Care Management - Detailed Description

November 20, 2014

Read this article in PDF format here.Physicians participating in one of the following CMS models/demonstration...

Indiana General Election Results

November 7, 2014

Indiana General Election ResultsThe November 4th General Election featured a few dramatic legislative...

First US Ebola Case Diagnosed

September 30, 2014

News broke today that the first US Ebola case has been diagnosed and is being treated in Dallas,...

Resources On EV-D68 From ISDH

September 12, 2014

State health officials announced today that four Lake County children have been confirmed as having had...

2014 Fall FrontLine Physician Coding & Billing Update

August 14, 2014

Read the full article from the Fall 2014 issue of the IAFP's member magazine, the FrontLine Physician (PDF...

Thank You For Your Support!

August 7, 2014

Thank You For Your Support!The board members and staff of the Indiana Academy of Family Physicians Foundation...

Silent Auction Now Open!

July 18, 2014

Silent Auction Now Open! The first annual Indiana Academy of Family Physicians Foundation Silent...

Silent Auction Donations Still Being Accepted

June 24, 2014

The IAFP Foundation will be hosting a Silent Auction during our Annual Convention, July 24-27, 2014. The...

Kevin Speer, JD, Receives Distinguished Eagle Scout Award

June 16, 2014

Kevin Speer, JD, Given Distinguished AwardPhoto courtesy of Crossroads of America Council, Boy Scouts...

American Board of Family Medicine Elects New Officers, Board Members

June 13, 2014

The American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) is pleased to announce the election of four new officers...