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Legislative Reception Hosted By IAFP

February 18, 2014

Legislative Reception Hosted By IAFPOn the evening of Monday, February 17, your Academy hosted a legislative...

Mid-Session Legislative Report

February 18, 2014

The 2014 "short" session of the Indiana General Assembly is in full swing.  Just last week the House...

Tips From Our Consultant

February 5, 2014

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Legislative Update

February 3, 2014

Indiana legislature nearly half-way overThe Indiana legislature will hit the “half-way” mark...

Family Practice Stories Book Available Now

December 20, 2013

 Family Practice Stories: Memories, Reflections, and Stories of Hoosier Family Doctors of the Mid-twentieth...

First Do No Harm" Toolkit Released

October 31, 2013

The Indiana Attorney General’s office has released “First Do No Harm: The Indiana Healthcare...

MLB Unanimously Adopts Chronic Pain Management Prescribing Rules

October 25, 2013

On Thursday afternoon, the Indiana Medical Licensing Board adopted this version of the...

Medicare Final Rule To Be Delayed

October 24, 2013

By Joy Newby, LPN, CPCNewby Consulting, Inc.Dateline: October 24, 2013We received the following notice...

Avoid The Fall Asthma "Epidemic"

October 24, 2013

By Amy Brandt, MPH – Chronic Respiratory Disease Epidemiologist, Indiana State Department of HealthFall...

Dr. Alan W. Sidel Memorial Family Medicine Scholarship

October 1, 2013

IAFP Past President Alan W. Sidel, MD, passed away in May, 2013. His family have set up a memorial family...

Affordable Care Act and Health Insurance Marketplace Resources

October 1, 2013

American Academy of Family Physicians ResourcesThe AAFP has created useful resources for family physicians...

UPDATED: MLB Releases 2nd Version of Emergency Rules on Pain Management Prescribing – Next Public Hearing September 25th

September 17, 2013

IAFP reported last month regarding Senate Enrolled Act 246, which requires the MLB to establish...

Medicare Payment Allowances and Effective Dates for the 2014 Flu Season

September 17, 2013

This article clarifies CPT codes, payment allowances, and effective dates for flu vaccines for the coming...

Governor Pence Announces Indiana Will Continue Healthy Indiana Plan

September 3, 2013

The federal government has approved the extension of Indiana’s current Healthy Indiana Plan (HIP). ...

First Round Of ACA Primary Care Physician Supplemental Payments Distributed

August 16, 2013

Family physicians who have self-attested to be qualifying providers under the ACA’s primary care physician supplemental payment...

Medical Licensing Board (MLB) In The Process Of Developing Emergency Rules On Pain Management Prescribing - Next Hearing August 22nd

August 16, 2013

Senate Enrolled Act 246 requires the MLB to establish standards and protocols for the prescribing...

Revised IAFP Bylaws Now Online

July 25, 2013

View the Revised IAFP Bylaws for 2013's Congress of Delegates, as well as our 2013 Congress of Delegates...

2013 PQRS and/or eRx Incentive Program: Stripped N365 Remark Code

July 1, 2013

MLN Connects Provider e-News | Thursday, June 27, 2013For those eligible professionals participating...

POST Form Now Onilne

July 1, 2013

Official POST Form Now Online The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) announces...

New 1500 Claim Form Tentative Effective Date January 1, 2014

June 29, 2013

In the June 27, 2013 MLN Connects Provider e-News, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)...