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Accelerated rural medical education program graduates first physician

Source: http://louisville.edu/uofltoday/campus-news/accelerated-rural-medical-education-program-graduates-first-physician
by Sarah Bode, HSC communications and marketing — last modified Jul 21, 2014 03:43 PM
Ashley Flanary Jessup always wanted to be a doctor when she grew up. She just never imagined that along the way she would blaze a new trail for medical education in Kentucky.

Ashley […]

By |July 23rd, 2014|Hot Topics|

Call for Nomination for KAFP Citizen Doctor for 2014

2014 CITIZEN DOCTOR OF THE YEAR AWARD

The “Citizen Doctor of the Year” award was originated to recognize a family physician of strong moral values whose deeds and actions exemplified the characteristic of service before self, and that magnify the principle of the specialty of family medicine’s focus on compassion and caring for the well being […]

By |July 14th, 2014|Hot Topics|

Call for Delegates to KAFP 2014 Congress

Official Call for the 2014
KAFP Congress of Delegates
 
Notice is hereby given of the 63rd Annual Scientific Assembly Session of the Kentucky Academy of Family Physicians to be held at the newly renovated Crowne Plaza-Campbell House, November 13-15, 2013.  Pursuant to Article VII Bylaws of the Kentucky Chapter, American Academy of Family Physicians, the 54th Annual Meeting […]

By |July 14th, 2014|Hot Topics|

Call for Resolutions for 2014 KAFP Congress

Call for Resolutions for 2014
KAFP Congress of Delegates
 
Please note the following deadlines for submission of Resolutions to be presented to the 2014 KAFP Congress of Delegates:  Deadline for receipt of Resolutions for reproduction and inclusion in Delegates’ handbook is October 1, 2014.  If a Resolution is not received by the KAFP office prior to October 1, 2014, […]

By |July 14th, 2014|Hot Topics|

New Resource to updates on FMSCA

Check out — http://www.kafp.org/resources/fmsca-updates/ ‎ for the latest info/news for Federal Motor Safety Carrier Administration’s Medical Examiners.

By |July 8th, 2014|Hot Topics|

KAFP offer another FMSCA (aka DOT) Medical Examiner Training on April 26, 2014 – Register Now!

Download this pdf form and complete it — fax to Toll Free 1.888.287.0662 or email it to janice.hechesky@gmail.com with cc to gerry.stover@kafp.org … Question call toll free 1.888.287.9339.

By |February 14th, 2014|Hot Topics|

Do you have experience with ‘Therapeutic Horsemanship Therapy’?

Do you have experience as a physician or with one of your patients  with Therapeutic Horsemanship therapy?  If so, would you contact gerry.stover@kafp.org or call our office at Toll Free 1-888-287-9339.  
The below was taking from the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International’s website —
Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH Intl.) members, instructors and […]

By |February 6th, 2014|Hot Topics|

JNC 8: New Hypertension Guidelines — Webinar — 1 AAFP CME Credit

Sorry you missed Dr. Eltanya Patterson’s webinar on ‘JNC 8:New Hypertension Guidelines”.  Where she covered the following learning objectives:

1. Identify the new recommendations for patients greater than 60 years-old.
2. Outline the differences in approach to initial treatment depending on ethnicity.
3. Discuss appropriate medication choice in special patient populations.

To view the webinar — Click Here

Please remember […]

By |December 26th, 2013|Hot Topics|

Update on Medicare Fee …

The House and Senate have completed the 2013 legislative calendar by passing a budget agreement that includes a three-month Medicare payment update. The bipartisan budget agreement implements a 0.5 percent Medicare payment update Jan. 1 in place of the 24 percent cut called for under the failed SGR formula.
The 0.5 percent increase — the first […]

By |December 23rd, 2013|Hot Topics|

TransforMed Newsletter Dec 20th, 2013

Trends in Health Care Delivery in the US – 2014

“Year-end is a time for reflection and for talking about the future. The mission of TransforMED is to transform health care delivery to achieve optimal patient care, professional satisfaction and the success of primary care practices. As we go about our daily work with practices we […]

By |December 20th, 2013|Hot Topics|