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IFM to Initiate New Kidney TLC Program

The Institute for Family Medicine (IFM) is elated to announce the new Kidney TLC initiative made possible with support from the Mid-America Transplant Foundation! Kidney TLC (Test, Learn, Change) is an innovative new program that will focus on early diagnosis of risk factors for chronic renal disease in young people. IFM will test for obesity, hypertension, and diabetes in teenagers and young adults. Any patients with elevated risk factors will have access to follow-up medical visits and education on prevention and treatment … Read More

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We’ve Joined the CHHSM Family!

The Institute for Family Medicine has partnered with The Council for Health & Human Service Ministries, United Church of Christ, to strengthen our ability to provide vital healthcare to those who need it most. Last week, CHHSM’s President and CEO, Michael Readinger was in St. Louis. Together, we visited a few of our community clinics and were met along the way by other CHHSM family members! Below are a few photos from our collaborative time.             … Read More

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Institute for Family Medicine Welcomes New Board Member

                        The Institute for Family Medicine is happy to announce the addition of Markus P. Cicka to our Board of Directors. Mark is a 20-year veteran of health care law, serving as both a corporate and state-based director of compliance and as a private practice litigator, focusing on health care matters. He is currently a partner in the Health Law group of Stinson Leonard Street LLP. Mark strongly identifies … Read More

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