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ONE GOOD DOCTOR READ THE NON-COMPETE! We’re looking for the perfect associate to work with us throughout Illinois. Podiatry Plus is a 35+ year growing group practice providing services to nursing homes and assisted living centers. Our primary needs are in central and southern Illinois. Other parts of Illinois are welcome, but will require travel. Steady patient […]

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Secrets of Success: Conduct Patient Satisfaction Surveys? You really should!

Do you conduct patient satisfaction surveys? They can be a little scary, I know, hearing potential patient complaints, especially if they are left waiting in the reception area for longer than expected. Yet, that is exactly the reason WHY you should do them. If there is a customer service problem, you need to know about […]

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Insurance Committee Report

Highlights from the State Meeting Presentation – October 2019 Highlights from the State Meeting Presentation – October 2019 Always have an updated fee schedule for all of your private insurance carriers. Blue Cross/Blue Shield releases a fee schedule three times a year – January 1st – June 1st – October 1st Blue Review Newsletter (from […]

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Medicare Advisory Liaison

NGS Medicare Update New Conversion factor : January 1, 2020 – $36.09 RVU= physician work, practice expense (rent, equip, supplies), malpractice GPCI= geographic differences (established for each RVU Conversion factor= CF converts RVUs into actual dollar amounts Fee Schedule to be posted on NGS website soon Evaluation and Management Update What parts of the history […]

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Letter from the Interim Executive Director

A special thanks to all who attended the IPMA 2019 Annual Meeting.  With over 260 attendees, 50 exhibitors, 3 tracks of education, numerous demos, labs and industry learning opportunities this year’s meeting exceeded our expectations.   We thank you for taking time from your practices, school schedules and busy lives to learn, grow and network […]

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Letter from the President

My Fellow Members, Colleagues, and Friends, I am not one for long-winded speeches, so hopefully that’s ok with everyone. It’s been an honor to serve as a board member for the past several years and I look forward to serving the membership and our podiatric profession in my tenure as IPMA President.  I hope to achieve many […]

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Open Enrollment Update

OPEIU Health and Welfare Plan Local 45 Illinois Podiatric Medical Association Member Health Plan Announcement OPEN ENROLLMENT for IPMA Members in the OPEIU Health and Welfare Plan. Open Enrollment now for January 1, 2020 plan coverage Fully Insured Health Plan in three designs written through Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield. Blue Cross Blue Shield “Blue […]

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