Learn more about the Statewide Health Innovation Plan

(SHIP), a plan to improve Idaho’s healthcare delivery and payment system.



 Rural Health Care Access and Physician Incentive Programs

Bureau of Primary Care

For more information:

Email: ruralhealth@dhw.idaho.gov

Phone: Jason Helsley (208) 332-7944

Website: http://www.ruralhealth.dhw.idaho.gov/




Keith Davis, MD, Family Doctor from Shoshone, Idaho receives

the AAFP 2014 Family Physician of the Year Award at the 2013

AAFP Scientific Assembly in San Diego.

Congratulations Dr. Davis!

Learn more about Dr. Davis…


Electronic Health Records Incentive

The Idaho Department of Health & Welfare will launch the Idaho Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program for Stage 2 Meaningful Use on July 1, 2014.


Idaho Medical Home Pilot Project




Don’t miss this revealing observation of

health care in America. Author,Ted Epperly, MD is a member of the

Idaho Academy of Family Physicians and a practicing

family physician in Boise, Idaho where he sees patients,

teaches family medicine residents, and directs

the Family Medicine Residency of Idaho.


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