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The Kentucky State Loan Repayment Program (KSLRP) Deadline is October 1, 2018

The Kentucky State Loan Repayment Program (KSLRP) is now accepting applications for 2018-2019.
The KSLRP is a loan repayment assistance program that helps to recruit and retain health care providers in rural and underserved communities across the state. Applicants selected to participate in the competitive program agree to work full time for two years providing primary […]

By |September 11th, 2018|News|

2018 All Member Meeting & Resolutions

Official Call for the 2018 KAFP All Member Meeting

 Notice is hereby given of the 67th Annual Scientific Assembly Session of the Kentucky Academy of Family Physicians to be held at the Embassy Suites in Louisville, KY.

Pursuant to Article VII Bylaws of the Kentucky Chapter, American Academy of Family Physicians, the 67th Annual Meeting of the All Member Meeting […]

By |June 12th, 2018|News|

Call for Resolutions for 2018 KAFP All Member Meeting

Please note the following deadlines for submission of Resolutions to be presented to the 2018 KAFP All Member Meeting:
Deadline for receipt of Resolutions for reproduction and inclusion in Delegates’ handbook is August 1, 2017.  If a Resolution is not received by the KAFP office prior to August 1, 2017, any member of the KAFP may […]

By |June 1st, 2018|News|

Only Days Remain to Claim $100 Amazon Card for Completing Free Online Lung Cancer Course for Primary Care Providers

KY LEADS Lung Cancer Screening Webinar with Free CME Now Available On-Demand!
Eligible PCPs completeing the course by NOV. 30 earn a $100 AMazon giftcard!

Lung Cancer in Kentucky: Improving Patient Outcomes is available at www.LungCancerinKentucky.org. The video course was developed by Kentucky Cancer Program at UofL as part of the Kentucky LEADS Collaborative. It includes information […]

By |November 27th, 2017|News|

ByLaws Changes to be approved at All Member Business Meeting

In 2016, the Membership approved three (3) resolution that impacted the ByLaws.  The following changes were made to the ByLaws per those resolutions:

1.  Chapter VII Annual Meeting (ADD)
Section 3. KAFP Board of Directors will post to their website 90 days prior to the AAFP Congress of Delegates a call for resolution from any KAFP member […]

By |October 16th, 2017|News|

KY LEADS Lung Cancer Screening Webinar with Free CME Now Available On-Demand!

Click HERE to get started!
 

By |June 29th, 2017|News|

Our KAFP President was 1 of 13 individuals who were invited to a Listening Session at the Whitehouse concerning the ACA

Click HERE to read more.

By |June 29th, 2017|News|

Official Call for the 2017 KAFP All Member Meeting

Notice is hereby given of the 66th Annual Scientific Assembly Session of the Kentucky Academy of Family Physicians to be held at the Embassy Suites in Lexington, KY.

Pursuant to Article VII Bylaws of the Kentucky Chapter, American Academy of Family Physicians, the 57th Annual Meeting of the All Member Meeting will be held Friday, November […]

By |June 15th, 2017|News|

KASPER UPDATE

Gabapentin will become a Schedule 5 controlled substance in Kentucky effective July 1, 2017.

The Cabinet’s Drug Enforcement and Professional Practices Branch prepared the attached fact sheet to provide general information to practitioners and pharmacies regarding the change.
This fact sheet is posted on the KASPER public web page at www.chfs.ky.gov/KASPER

By |April 19th, 2017|Front News, News|

KAFP response to American Health Care Act (AHCA) (aka House Republican Health Care Plan)

To: Advocacy Committee and KAFP Membership

From: W.C. Thornbury, MD, President

Subj: KAFP response to American Health Care Act (AHCA) (aka House Republican Health Care Plan

The Kentucky Academy of Family Physicians exists to improve the health of Kentuckians. We understand that this is best accomplished, in part, by ensuring health care coverage that promotes an established and […]

By |March 23rd, 2017|Front News, News|