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  • KPCA Trust and Benefits KPCA Trust and Benefits

    The Kentucky Primary Care Association is able to provide member employers with access to a comprehensive benefits plan, through the Association. The Association is able to offer a range of health insurance plans through Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield and Delta Dental, with options on vision and hearing benefits. Participants may access cafeteria style plans for disability, life insurance, etc. The Member Clinic will work with the insurance broker designated to the Trust to best decide the organization's benefits for employees. The Trust has the potential to offer employer members access to quality benefits for employees at more affordable pricing.

    KPCA works with two insurance agencies, VanMeter/Houchens or the BIM Group, to guide members in assessing the rates, enrolling, followed by the attention and services needed to keep you and your employees happy.

    Administrative services of the Association Health & Benefits Trust are handled through ASG- UMR, Lexington, who have over 40 years of experience administering Association and Trust business. The Trust is governed by the Board of the Association with a member employer committee.


    Please contact Rachael FitzGerald for more information. rfitzgerald@kypca.net or call 859-319-7712

    Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) Group Purchasing Organization (GPO)

    The Kentucky Primary Care Association offers membership an opportunity to achieve some real savings on behalf of their patients and clinics. Any member organization wishing to participate in the KPCA GPO must complete the KPCA GPO agreement and send back to the Association office. Members, log in to your KPCA MemberZone account to view the GPO Participation Agreement.

    Through the Group Purchasing Organization and other shared services offered within the Kentucky Primary Care Association, there is an opportunity for members to achieve some cost savings and to pass those savings on to their patients. Through the shared savings the Association may collect a small fee on your behalf, which benefits all members. Please check back to this page frequently as we add more more benefits!

    Should you have any questions, please contact Lindey Young or Rachael FitzGerald at 502-227-4379

    Value in Purchasing Program (ViP) Value in Purchasing Program (ViP)

    Purchasing through VIP offers members access to purchasing power for many businesses not limited to medical supplies and equipment, but also telecommunications, technology, office supplies, and equipment.

    Key Features

    • Savings on Average of 18%-38%
    • No Membership Fees
    • No Contractual Obligation
    • Streamline Ordering
    • User-Friendly Features
    • Ease of Use and Implementation
    • ​Products and Services

    Including, but not limited to:

    • Medical Supplies
    • Office Supplies
    • Printing/Promotional Services
    • Telecommunication Support and Services
    • Capital Equipment
    • Emergency Preparedness
    • Eco-Friendly and Green Products
       

    NACHC has leveraged the national purchasing power of health centers to negotiate discounted prices for products and services used on a day-to-day basis.
    Over 700 health centers are enrolled in the program and it has saved millions over the past few years.

    Take advantage of over 1,100 cost-saving contracts, including Medical Supplies, Capital Equipment, and Office Supplies.

    Take advantage of better CHC-tiered contract pricing negotiated exclusively by ViP from companies like BD, Welch Allyn, TIDI Products, and Quidel.

    Work with your choice of 64 medical distributors, including Cardinal Health, Concordance Healthcare Solutions, Henry Schein, McKesson, Medline, and NDC.

    This service is open to all KPCA members regardless of licensure type.

    Provider Recruitment Provider Recruitment

    University of Kentucky Medical Professions Placement Service

    UK Medical Professions Placement Service is available to KPCA Licensed and Organizational Members. The Medical Professions Placement Service is available to help Clinics and Clinical Professionals transition into professional practice as smooth as possible.

    The MPPS was established in 1990 as a contingency placement firm. The goal was, and remains, to attract health professionals to live and work in the Commonwealth. In November 2008 UK replaced this model and introduced the Kentucky Medical Opportunities Website (KMOW), the most comprehensive listing of practice opportunities in Kentucky. The Kentucky Medical Opportunities Website gives Kentucky Primary Care Association Members across the Commonwealth an affordable means to promote their health professions opportunities.

    Service to Health Practitioners

    Practitioners interested in relocating to Kentucky should search KMOW to find the many opportunities that await them. This is a free service to practitioners and will help you explore Kentucky jobs and the attractive lifestyles our communities provide.

    Service to UK Residents & Fellows

    Services are free to UK residents and fellows. The MPPS can assist you throughout your job search by providing information on compensation and benefits, recruitment trends, loan repayment, and scholarship opportunities. The Kentucky Medical Opportunity Website is frequently updated. Be the first to know about prime opportunities. The video below shows members how to post provider openings on the KMPPS website or how to edit current postings. Please remember to update your postings. 
    Place your advertisement for Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Dentists, PAs, etc. To set your search in motion please contact Hannah Kaltenbach or call 859-218-5599


    Fidelis Partners

    Fidelis Partners is full-service healthcare recruitment and consulting firm specializing in permanent placement services.
    Fidelis Partners agrees to:

    • Conduct an on-site evaluation to determine strategies and guidelines for maximizing the opportunity for successful recruitment. (Practice and Community Evaluation)
    • Design a mutually acceptable service contract to be signed by Client and Candidate.
    • Design a technologically advanced (PACER) presentation which effectively represents the practice opportunity to share with candidates.
    • Evaluate candidates telephonically to determine interest level and compatibility for practice opportunity.
    • Request and provide initial reference information on candidates prior to the on-site interview.
    • Assist with travel accommodations and a customized itinerary for an on-site interview.
    • Inform Client of Candidate’s interest level after the interview.
    • Act as a liaison on behalf of the Client in securing a signed service agreement with Candidate.

    Goldfish Medical Staffing

    Goldfish Medical Staffing is a nationally recognized recruiting organization specializing in meeting the full range of needs for today’s physicians, medical staff, in- house recruiters or anyone in the healthcare industry needing assistance with physician recruiting and retention. Whether your needs are sporadic (locum tenens) or permanent, we understand the value of your time. Goldfish Medical Staffing will take on the important but very time-consuming tasks of procuring the right “fit” for everyone. We will work together to understand your opportunity and your needs, presenting only what makes sense.

    Members, please log in to your KPCA account to view the Goldfish Medical Agreement for use.

     


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    Jackson Physician Search

     

    Members, please log in to your KPCA account to view the Jackson Physician Search Agreement for use.

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    The Inline Group 

    The Inline Group solves unsolvable physician and advanced practitioner staffing problems through truly innovative technology, a pioneering model and passionate specialists who actually care. Focused on primary care, behavioral health and urgent care specialties, the group aims to ease the pain felt by employers and practitioners by transparently providing highly personalized introductions with no strings attached. 

    Learn More Here

    Members, please log in to your KPCA account to view the The Inline Group Agreement for Use.

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