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2012 IAFP Annual Convention Wrap-Up

August 1, 2012

See more photos on our Facebook pageIAFP members from across the state gathered in Indianapolis in July...

ISDH Launches MyVaxIndiana

July 23, 2012

Today the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) announced to the public their new online tool, called...

Electronic Prescriptions

June 6, 2012

Click here to read the article, written by your Academy's Coding and Billing consultant Joy Newby.

Medicare Update

June 6, 2012

Click here to read this article, written by your Academy's Coding and Billing Consultant Joy Newby. ...

Office of Inspector General 2012 Work Plan

June 5, 2012

At the end of each fiscal year, the Office of Inspector General (OIG) of the Department of Health and...

Participate In AAFP Office Champions Tobacco Project

April 24, 2012

Find out how you can get involved - and yes, some funding is available!The AAFP is recruiting 50 family...

ISDH Releases Guidelines For Expedited Partner Therapy

April 24, 2012

In 2010 the IAFP All-Member Congress of Delegates passed a resolution asking the IAFP to support regulation...

CMS to Hold 2012 Claims

December 19, 2011

Your Academy's Coding and Billing consultant, Joy Newby, alerted us to this important message from CMS:12-19-2011...

Comparator Sites Needed for AAFP HCC

December 16, 2011

The AAFP's Healthy Communities Collaborative Program is in full swing in Indiana. Practice teams from...

Lower Your Vaccine Costs

December 6, 2011

Lower Your Vaccine Costs with Atlantic Health Partners!Atlantic Health Partners is pleased to announce...

2012 CPT Changes Affecting Family Physicians

November 21, 2011

Your Academy's Coding and Billing specialist, Joy Newby, recently returned from the American Medical...

E-Rx Incentives and Penalties for 2012, 2013, and 2014!

November 7, 2011

Your Academy's Coding and Billing consultant, Joy Newby, has written an article which covers all you...

Trading Volume for Value

October 11, 2011

As worry builds over the long-term prospect of escalating deficits and mounting federal debt, reforming...

AAFP Congress of Delegates Report

September 21, 2011

Last week, from September 11th-14th  the AAFP held its annual Congress of Delegates in Orlando,...

September's Coding and Billing Updates

September 8, 2011

Joy Newby, the IAFP's Coding and Billing consultant, has provided two articles for IAFP members containing...

OB Providers: Check Your Status!

August 11, 2011

If you are a Family Physician who provides obstetrical care to Medicaid patients or you plan to enroll...

Webinar: Health Coverage Options for Hoosiers with Pre-Existing Conditions

August 11, 2011

Webinar: Health Coverage Options for Hoosiers with Pre-Existing ConditionsAugust 19th, 2011Time: 10:00...

ISDH Delays Implementation Date for Immunization Policy

July 1, 2011

Your Academy has learned that local health departments will continue to give immunizations to individuals...

Wonca statement on the passing of primary care researcher and advocate, Dr. Barbara Starfield

June 13, 2011

The news of the sudden death of Professor Barbara Starfield, apparently due to a coronary event while...