The Indiana Primary Health Care Association's By-Laws designate the following
standing committees: Finance, Health Policy, Membership, Nominating,
The Finance Committee's duties are to review the finances of the organization
and make appropriate financial reports to the Association; determine policies
related to monies; make recommendations to the Board of Directors; review
sources of funds; recommend guidelines; and review / recommend the annual
budget for the Association, to be approved by the IPHCA Board of Directors
and ratified by the General Assembly.
The Health Policy Committee monitors and reviews major policies and anticipated
or desirable actions of state or local government, including the Indiana
General Assembly, related to the delivery of primary health care services
in Indiana. The committee submits its recommendations on public
issues of health care organizations, delivery, financing, and medical
research to the Executive Committee and IPHCA Board of Directors for adoption
of a public policy position by the Association.
The Membership Committee is responsible for promoting Association membership,
making recommendations to the Board of Directors concerning all applications
for membership, and maintaining a current roster of members in good standing. This
committee credentials representatives to any General Assembly meeting.
Annually prior to the General Assembly, the Nominating Committee selects
a slate of candidates for membership on the Board of Directors and for
Officers of the Association. The slate of nominees for Board membership
and Officers is delivered to the membership with the notice of the General
Assembly and is made available for review by the voting membership at
the General Assembly.
The Personnel Committee's duties are to review the personnel policies
of the organization and make appropriate personnel reports to the Association,
to determine policies related to personnel, and to make recommendations
to the IPHCA Board of Directors.