IBM Establishes Minimum Supervision of Physician Assistants


The Iowa Board of Medicine (IBM) recently announced adoption of a new administrative rule which establishes minimum standards for appropriate ...

Opioid Crisis: Letter from Surgeon General Coming to Your Mailbox


Over the next couple of weeks, the Office of the Surgeon General will send a letter on the opioid epidemic to nearly 2.3 million physicians and other health professionals.

Updated Managed Care Prior Authorization Chart Available


The Department of Human Services (DHS) has published a newly updated resource for practices working to learn the three distinct sets of prior authorization criteria for the managed care organizations (MCOs), which administer the IA Health Link system

Pending Appeal Could Make Incident Reports Discoverable


A case at the University of Iowa could have far-reaching implications regarding what information is protected under Iowa's morbidity and mortality statute ...

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