Practice Management Resources

Medicaid Managed Care Organizations resource guideIAFP provides answers to some commonly asked questions, along with web sites for the Illinois Medicaid MCOs. 

Upcoming new Medicare Cards - information from CMS to help practices prepare

 Models for Behavioral Health Integration - The IAFP Clinically Integrated Networks committee and the Illinois Psychiatric Society have collaborated to compile an array of successful models throughout the state.  Each practice included in this list has a contact person attached, so you may obtain additional information or ask questions.  

H3: Healthy Hearts in the Heartland:  Resources for all and a quality improvement program for small practices (<10 providers) in Northeast Illinois to improve cardiovascular outcomes.  Must have an E.H.R. system. 

Primary care focused  ICD-10 tool

NCQA Toolkit:  Achieving NCQA PCMH Recognition: A toolkit for practices seeking to apply. The toolkit is publicly available. The Illinois practices that contributed to the development of this toolkit include Family Care Associates in Effingham, Prime Care in Chicago (5 sites), and University of Illinois Pediatrics in Peoria. The toolkit would not have been possible without their willingness to participate and share.

Electronic Health Records

Illinois Health Information Technology Regional Extension Center - IL-HITREC

Chicago Health Information Technology Regional Extension Center - CHITREC

AAFP Practice Management Resources

Practice Management Library

Family Practice Management Journal