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2019 KPCA Annual Conference Slides. The Kentucky Primary Care Association concluded another successful conference. If you were not able to attend we have made the presentations available for you online. Read More 
Kentucky legislators have pre-filed bills to cap the cost of insulin for some.  While legislators and health advocates work to control the surging cost of insulin, a mother with two children and a husband with Type I diabetes points out that the cost of diabetes care far exceeds the actual cost of the drug. Read More
The Feasibility of Screening for Social Determinants of Health: Seven Lessons Learned. Although many in primary care agree about the importance of screening patients for social needs and referring to supportive community resources, legitimate concerns exist about the feasibility of doing so. Read More 
The dental provider's role in patient engagement and prevention of HPV-related cancers. Did you know, Kentucky has the #1 rate of HPV-related cancers per the CDC and one of the nation's lowest HPV-vaccination rates? Oropharyngeal cancer (OPC) is also known as squamous cell carcinoma of the pharynx, which includes the base of the tongue and tonsils. Read More
Humana transition notes. If you are looking for the latest information regarding the transition from Humana/Caresource to Humana on January 01, 2020. Read More 
Kentucky ranks 3rd in child obesity, a disease tied to a long list of other health issues; treatment requires changes in family lifestyle. More than one out of five Kentucky children between 10 and 17 are obese, ranking the state third in the nation. Read more 
The 2018 Health Center Program Awardee Data. Each year HRSA-funded Health Center Awardees are required to report core set of information, including data on patient demographics, services provided, clinical indicators, utilization rates, costs, and revenues. Read More
On Thursday, November 7, 2019, the RHC Program Team will host the Funding Year 2020 Kickoff Webinar! This webinar will focus on applicant best practices in preparation for the FY2020 filing window. Read More
Citing legal problems encountered by Kentucky suspends its plan to add work requirements to Medicaid. Kentucky, led by Republican Gov. Matt Bevin, was the first state to be approved, but a federal judge in Washington, D.C., blocked its plan twice and stopped a similar plan that had already taken effect in Arkansas. Read More
Rural Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Toolkit. The toolkit compiles evidence-based and promising models and resources to support organizations implementing COPD programs in rural communities across the United States. Read More
Opioid Addiction Prevention and Treatment ECHO Clinicians are cordially invited to participate in the Opioid Addiction Prevention and Treatment ECHO® funded by the Rural Communities Opioid Response Planning (RCORP) grant from HRSA. Read More 
Cyberattacks: Prepare for the Unexpected. The Kentucky Primary Care Association is teaming up with strategic partner, Dean Dorton, to bring you the latest in cybersecurity attacks, preparedness, and mitigation.  Read More
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