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Medicaid Members Must Update Addresses to Maintain Coverage

When Kentucky Medicaid receives returned Medicaid member mail starting Aug. 17, the member must update his or her address by the end of the following month to maintain Medicaid coverage. For example, if returned mail is received on Aug. 20, 2015, the member must update his or her address by Oct. 1, 2015. Physicians may…
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KMA Receives Accreditation with Commendation

KMA recently received reaccreditation from the American Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) for its CME accreditation program. For the first time, KMA received an “Accreditation with Commendation,” meaning that the association was recognized for being “a learning organization and a change agent for the physicians and patients you serve.” This is the first time…
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How Did Your Legislator Vote?

How Did Your Legislator Vote? Find out how your legislator voted on bills designated as key pieces of legislation by KMA during the 2015 Kentucky General Assembly.   [small][well]News article reposted from the Kentucky Medical Association page[/well][/small]
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Senate Approves Fix for Medicare

Senate Approves Fix for Medicare Although six ammendments were considered on the floor, none reached the threshold required for passage. As a result, the Senate passed bill was identical to the version that passed the House of Representatives by an overwhelming 392-37 margin on March 26. The bill, which passed the Senate on a bipartisan vote…
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