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Paul Drey Addresses Iowa Medical Society Conference

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Brick Gentry’s president Paul Drey twice addresses the Iowa Medical Society (IMS) at its Annual Conference in Coralville, Iowa this month. “Protect Yourself: The Basics of Employment Contracts,” illuminates considerations for physician employment agreements. The program synopsis raises important questions:  “The work does not end once you verbally accept a position. But does the offer meet your… Continue Reading

Paul Drey Honored with Prestigious John F. Sanford Award at Iowa Medical Society Gala

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Attorney Paul A. Drey was honored with the John F. Sanford Award during the Dinner Gala at the Iowa Medical Society’s 165th Annual Conference, Saturday, May 2, 2015, at the DoubleTree by Hilton, Cedar Rapids Convention Complex.  The Gala serves as a time to network with peers, to celebrate the accomplishments of the Iowa Medical… Continue Reading


Posted in HIPAA, Iowa Board of Medicine, Iowa Medical Society, Telemedicine

The Iowa Board of Medicine (IBM), at its April 3, 2015 meeting, approved a final rule setting forth disciplinary standards applicable to physicians who use telemedicine in diagnosing and treating patients located in Iowa. That rule also includes standards and prohibitions that all physician licensees must comply with in providing patient care whether by telemedicine… Continue Reading

IBM Amends Proposed Telemedicine Rule for April 3 Vote

Posted in HIPAA, Iowa Board of Medicine, Iowa Medical Society, Telemedicine

UPDATE: Subsequent to this post the IBM has adopted the Telemedicine Rule. See our page dedicated to Telemedicine for all related articles, including our most current post. The Iowa Board of Medicine Amends Its Proposed Telemedicine Rule – Final Adoption Slated for the IBM’s April 3 Pubic Meeting The Iowa Board of Medicine (IBM) has made… Continue Reading

Telemedicine Update

Posted in Iowa Board of Medicine, Iowa Medical Society, Telemedicine

Iowa Board of Medicine to adopt a final telemedicine disciplinary rule in April – House Energy and Commerce Committee considers legislation to expand Medicare recognition of telemedicine – IBM pursues Interstate Medical Licensure by Compact to, among other things, facilitate telemedicine practice in Iowa The Iowa Board of Medicine (IBM) has reviewed public comments received… Continue Reading

Jeanine Freeman Joins Brick Gentry Healthcare Law Division

Posted in Brick Gentry P.C., Iowa Medical Society

Brick Gentry P.C. celebrates the expansion of its healthcare law division as Jeanine M. Freeman, J.D., joins the firm. Jeanine will bring depth of healthcare law knowledge at both the federal and state level as well as valuable insight into the administrative process concerning healthcare providers. Jeanine joins Brick Gentry after retiring from her duties… Continue Reading