Kentucky’s New Telehealth Act

Back in 2014, I wrote an article for MD-Update about treating patients by “telehealth” in Kentucky.1 While Kentucky was one

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2018 Kentucky Legislative Update

The last day of the Kentucky 2018 legislative session was April 14, 2018. Here is a brief review of some

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2017 Legislation Muddies the Water for Kentucky Physicians and Providers

Majority Floor Leader Damon Thayer described Kentucky’s 2017 legislative session as the most productive regular session in modern history. Over

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A New Day for Healthcare in Kentucky

Thanks to a new and sweeping effort at healthcare reform, Kentucky healthcare providers now need to know what to expect

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McBrayer Adds Medical Malpractice and More

LEXINGTON Five attorneys and two staff from the Fulkerson law firm have joined the McBrayer law firm in Lexington. Attorneys

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Watch Out MCOs

With reported revenues in the billions of dollars and net profits not far behind, insurance companies providing a Medicaid Managed

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Legislative Update: SB4 – Medical Review Panels

According to the National Practitioner Data Bank, Kentucky reported an average of 269 payments each year from 2011 through 2015.

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Dispelling the Pain Clinic Myth

LOUISVILLE Unfortunately in the field of pain management, there are still many misconceptions among both patients and healthcare providers. But,

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Welcome to Issue #100 of MD-Update

It’s curious why we celebrate certain milestone events in our lives, so many based on particular numbers, like #10, #25,

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The Optimal Aging Capital of the U.S.

LOUISVILLE When was the last time you saw a Kentucky city at the top of a list of positive health

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