Public Health, Safety, and Access to Care Priorities for Physicians in 2020

The 2020 session of the Kentucky General Assembly kicked off on Tuesday, January 7. As with all even-numbered years, the

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Significant Amendments to Kentucky’s Health Insurance Utilization Review Laws

During the 2019 Regular Session, the Kentucky General Assembly passed Senate Bill (SB) 54, which goes into effect January 1,

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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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Health Care Is a Pyramid Scheme

LEXINGTON, KY On Tuesday, November 12, Mark D. Birdwhistell presented to the Lexington Medical Society, “Everything you want to know

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A Mission of Compassion & Equality

FRANKFORT These days, the characteristics that come to mind when setting up a medical practice are probably: profitability, stability, employment

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When Physicians Become the Patients

LOUISVILLE As health professionals, you know Kentucky is suffering from a substance abuse epidemic, particularly when it comes to opioids.

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