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Generating Revenue Webinar June 11 @ 7 p.m.

In this webinar, identify opportunities where practices can cut costs and create revenue when they most need it; understand how to build staff capacity so billable events can be streamlined into a financially successful workflow; and share untapped revenue strategies that practices can incorporate to diversify their practice’s long-term financial health.

Member of the Month
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Peter Seidenberg, MD, FAAFP

Dr. Seidenberg recently moved to Louisiana where he became the Professor and Chair of Family Medicine at LSU Health School of Medicine in Shreveport.

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News & Info

Ochsner Health in Louisiana is recruiting BC/BE Family Medicine Physicians
Ochsner Health in Louisiana is recruiting BC/BE INTERNAL MEDICINE AND FAMILY MEDICINE PHYSICIANS to join our diverse primary care practices. Opportunities exist at our facilities located in NEW ORLEANS, including the NORTH SHORE, WEST BANK, KENNER, ST. BERNARD, LAKE CHARLES, BATON ROUGE, SHREVEPORT, and RIVER PARISHES. Physicians directly from residency training or with experience are welcomed to apply.
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Membership Requirements and Dues Relief
Between focusing on serving your patients and the cancellation of all live, in-person Academy CME events, we want to make sure you have one less thing to worry about. Thus, we are making the changes related to CME requirements and dues.

The LAFP Welcomes New Members

We would like to welcome the new members for the month of May:

New Active Members:
Cathy Hammond-Moulton, MD, FAAFP
Jeremy Knott, MD
Edward J. Mayeaux, MD, FAAFP
Peter Harris Seidenberg, MD, MA, FAAFP

New Resident Members:
Karmynah Helaire, MD
Lane Hollister, MD, MBBS
Cynthia Kudji Sylvester, MD
Kaitlyn Ladner, DO
Brad Taylor Landrum, MD
Patrick O'Flaherty, MD
Sitara Satish, MD
Christian Triay, DO
Ryan C. White, MD

New Student Members:
Hannah Barkley
Morgan Louise Brown
Mary Curet
Lawrence Harvey Dautel
Justin Hulin
Mofoluwaso Oyinloye Ibiwoye
Kendall Klein
Yonah Levy
Christopher McKenna
Marguerite O'Quinn
Anita Pechenenko
Taylor Roussel
Zacharry Saitowitz
Nancy Tran
Hannah Zachary

Telehealth Benefits Expanded for Medicare Beneficiaries
There are rapid changes being made to telehealth amid the COVID-19 outbreak. It was recently announced that telehealth benefits have been expanded for Medicare beneficiaries. The change will enable beneficiaries to receive a wider range of health care services without having to travel to a health care facility. Medicare will temporarily pay physicians and other health care providers to provide telehealth services for beneficiaries residing across the country. For more information, please view the fact sheet and frequently asked questions documents.

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Newsletter3The LAFP Weekly Family Medicine Update is an LAFP membership service intended to provide timely family medicine information to your e-mail inbox. The newsletter contains information about healthcare legislation, partnerships, conference opportunities and other need-to-know member news.



LAFP 41 coverLouisiana Family Doctor is LAFP's quarterly journal. Subject matter includes features on sports medicine, healthcare legislation, medical journal reviews as well as a range of other topics that affect family physicians.
Click here to read the latest edition of Louisiana Family Doctor.

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