Monthly Archives: January 2013

If you missed Dr. Bender’s presentation on ‘Extreme Makeover – PCMH Edition’ — view it now!

If you missed Dr. Bender’s presentation on “Extereme Makeover – PCMH Edition” that was done on January 22nd  —

You can view it at —

In order to receive the 1 Prescribed CME you must complete the survey at

Dr. John L. Bender with Miramont Family Medicine ( provided participants with how to –

a.       Recognize how NCQA recognition […]

By |January 23rd, 2013|Hot Topics|

Panel Urges Action Against Spread of Heroin

The Cincinnati Enquirer
January 19, 2013

Panel urges urgent action against spread of heroin

By Dave Malaska
Enquirer contributor

CRESCENT SPRINGS — About 50 city and county officials met Saturday to focus on the area’s growing heroin problem.

The meeting, which took up the first two hours of the regular gathering of Kenton County mayors, arrived at two points: The problem […]

By |January 22nd, 2013|News|

KAFP hires Government Relations Firm MML&K

To:       Kentucky Academy of Family Physician Members
From: Ron Waldridge, MD II, President
Date:   January 7, 2012
 Your Board of Directors has set goals and objectives for this coming year that we believe will move us closer to our vision of ‘family physicians for all Kentuckians.’  To work with us in Frankfort to achieve this vision, we […]

By |January 10th, 2013|Hot Topics, President's Blog|

KMA sponsoring training on Payer Audits

Third party payers continue to ramp up various types of audits of physician practices.  Medicare and Medicaid use audits as a cost-savings tool, but in many cases, practices can counter or appeal audit results with success.

Please join  KMA Practice Advocacy Manager Lindy Lady CPC, CPCO whom will demonstrate how physicians and their staffs can prepare […]

By |January 7th, 2013|Hot Topics|