Business Impact Survey shows practices in crisis

[4/17/2020]

With nearly 500 responses so far, ISMA is reporting initial results to the ongoing survey of practices statewide. The COVID-19 pandemic is having severe consequences for a significant majority of ISMA member practices.

Coding for COVID-19: Updates for the week of April 12

[4/17/2020]

This week has brought more clarity on what various payers want in terms of coding for telehealth services. The challenge is keeping up with every payer every day to see what new changes have come about. As ISMA’s practice management consultant, I’ve

AMA, ISMA, others seek more health care business aid

[4/17/2020]

ISMA has joined the AMA in asking congressional leaders to protect patients’ access to medical care through additional federal support for physician practices that have been hurt by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Volunteer to relieve front-line health care workers

[4/17/2020]

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) is asking physicians, medical students and other health care workers interested in volunteering to relieve those on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic to complete the survey at the link below.

HHS begins sending $30B in relief funds to physicians

[4/17/2020]

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently announced details of how the initial $30 billion in COVID-19 relief funds would be distributed to physicians and other Medicare providers and began distributing the funds April 10. HHS a

Educational resources aid physicians dealing with COVID-19

[4/17/2020]

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) is asking physicians, medical students and other health care workers interested in volunteering to relieve those on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic to complete the survey at the link below.

ISMA advocating for broader COVID-19 liability protections

[4/17/2020]

ISMA continues to advocate for more comprehensive immunity protections for services provided during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Doctor Your Spirit

[4/17/2020]

Maintaining mental, physical and emotional wellness is more important than ever for physicians during this stressful time. Each week, ISMA will share a few resources to help relieve stress and care for yourself.