Doctor Your Spirit

[4/24/2020]

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.

ProAssurance offers premium credit for COVID-19-impacted physicians

[4/24/2020]

In addition to the annual 5% premium credit already available to ISMA members, ProAssurance, ISMA’s endorsed provider for medical professional liability insurance, is offering another premium credit for insureds whose practices have been reduced by m

CARES Act, COVID 3.5 funding targets health care, testing

[4/24/2020]

Congress passed a fourth round of COVID-19 stimulus funding yesterday. The Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act (COVID 3.5) allocates additional funds to sustain health care businesses during the COVID-19 public health emergenc

New, evidence-based resources available for physicians, volunteers

[4/24/2020]

A new educational resource, developed with nationally recognized Indiana physicians, researchers and other thought leaders, has launched for physicians and volunteer health care workers responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in Indiana.

MLB issues guidance on controlled substance prescribing via telemedicine

[4/24/2020]

Earlier this week, the Medical Licensing Board of Indiana (MLB) updated its website to include additional guidance about prescribing controlled substances through telemedicine during the COVID-19 public health emergency.

ISMA webinars

[4/24/2020]

The legal and regulatory landscape for health care is evolving continually during the COVID-19 public health emergency. To help members meet this challenge, ISMA is offering webinars to share information that physicians and care teams need to sustain

FQHC, RHC codes update; IHCP issues guidance

[4/24/2020]

Last week, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services took some actions applicable to federally qualified health centers (FQHCs) and rural health centers (RHCs).

Study of 20,000 Hoosiers will assess virus’ spread

[4/24/2020]

Starting tomorrow, the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) is collaborating with the Indiana University Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health at IUPUI on a scientific study to measure the spread of COVID-19 throughout the state.

Business Impact - Follow-up Flash Survey

[4/24/2020]

Please complete this very brief follow-up survey to help us assess how many practices succeeded in obtaining Covid-19 emergency funding and their plans for the future of their practice.

Purdue offers same-day COVID-19 testing to physicians

[4/24/2020]

Purdue University has extended its resources to Indiana physicians to increase the state’s capacity for COVID-19 testing.