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Resolution No. 301 (Virginia B) - Reducing the Administration Burden and Misuse of ...

Aug 12, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians to request regional and national pharmacy chains to do the following: • Allow local pharmacists to make permanent changes to their corporate database and not be overwritten by the main servers that continually change ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/virginia-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 302 (Co-Sponsored F) - Big Data and Family Medicine -- Congress of ...

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians study All Payer Claims Databases (APCDs) and their application to family physicians, including, but not limited to: ◾how APCDs can assist family physicians in clinical practice; ◾how APCDs can be used to advocate for ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/cosponsored-f.mem.html

Resolution No. 302 (Connecticut A) - Responsibilities of Commercial and Government ...

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians meet with all national insurers that undertake value-based contracts, including the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), to advocate for adjustment of Risk Adjustment Factor (RAF) scores at least annually ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/connecticut-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 302 (Ohio A) - Contraception Coverage as Part of Minimum Benefits ...

Aug 26, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)support ensuring coverage of all Food and Drug Administration-approved contraceptive drugs, devices, and products as well as voluntary sterilization procedures by private and public entities as part of a minimum ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/ohio-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 302 (Texas A) - Insurance Coverage for Pre-Authorization -- 2016 ...

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American American Academy of Family Physicians develop and distribute to interested chapters, model state legislation requiring each insurer licensed in a state to pay a monthly fee to primary care physicians for each enrolled member to cover the cost of ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/texas-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 303 (Minnesota C) entitled Prohibiting Generic Medication Prior ...

Apr 16, 2018 - This resolution proposed that the AAFP work toward elimination of prior authorization requirements for generic medications.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/previous/2011/resolutions/resolution-303.mem.html

Resolution No. 303 (New Jersey A) - Insurance Coverage for Acupuncture Treatment for ...

Aug 14, 2019 - This resolution asks the American Academy of Family Physicians create policy supporting wide-spread insurance coverage of acupuncture for pain control when ordered by a licensed medical provider, and support legislation mandating insurance coverage for acupuncture for treatment of ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/newjersey-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 303 (New Jersey B) - Laboratories Sharing Data -- Congress of Delegates

Jun 27, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians seek cooperation from the national laboratory offices mandating compliance at the regional level to provide seamless exchange of laboratory data between any member of the patient care team that requests this data, and ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/newjersey-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 303 (Virginia A) - Reimbursement Rates as it Relates to Immunizations --...

Aug 31, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians reach out to America’s Health Insurance Plans and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to ask them to cover immunizations, at a minimum, a reimbursement rate that covers the full purchase price of the vaccine.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/virginia-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 303 (Washington D) - Helping Family Physicians with Prior Authorization ...

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American American Academy of Family Physicians develop a policy statement regarding the prior authorization process, and be it further that the American Academy of Family Physicians educate its members as to 1) its ongoing efforts to address the prior ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/washington-d.mem.html

Resolution No. 304 (Georgia B) - Proper Valuation of Family Physicians in the Team and ...

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American American Academy of Family Physicians consulting firms valuating physician services for contracts and relative value units and their influence on physicians compensations, and be it further that the American Academy of Family Physicians appropriate...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/georgia-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 304 (Michigan A) - PCP Modifiers to Increase Student Choice in Family ...

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians convene a meeting with the Current Procedural Terminology Editorial Panel, Relative Value Scale Update Committee, Medicare Payment Advisory Commission, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and other appropriate ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/michigan-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 304 (New Jersey C) - Insurance Plan Participation Linked to Hospital ...

Aug 14, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians develop a policy against health insurance companies privileging doctors based on their hospital privileges and hospital letter of recommendations, open communications with the major health insurance companies to discuss...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/newjersey-c.mem.html

Resolution No. 304 (New Jersey C) - Limiting Additional Metrics to Reduce ...

Aug 31, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physiciansdevelop a policy that the AAFP will not endorse any proposed metric unless there is a concomitant elimination of an existing metric from the organization proposing and seeking endorsement of the new metric.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/newjersey-c.mem.html

Resolution No. 305 (Georgia C) - National Telehealth Companies -- 2016 Resolutions

Aug 4, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians strongly encourage the national payers to insure the patient’s primary care physician is kept abreast of their patient’s telehealth visit(s) for proper follow up, and be it further that the AAFP suggest telehealth ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/georgia-c.mem.html

Resolution No. 305 (Illinois A) - Medicare Wellness Visits -- Congress of Delegates

Sep 25, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians advocate to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) officials that the Medicare Wellness Visit only be reimbursed to the primary care provider designated by CMS to be that provider for a particular Medicare...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/illinois-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 305 (Michigan B) - All PCP Services are Preventive -- Congress of Delegates

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians convene a meeting with the Relative Value Scale Update Committee, Medicare Payment Advisory Commission, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, United States Preventive Services Task Force, and other appropriate ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/michigan-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 305 (New Jersey D) - Scope of Care in the Hospital Setting -- Congress ...

Aug 14, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians petition the American Hospital Association to create a policy stating that member hospitals remove undue barriers and restrictions of admitting privileges to hospitals and intensive care units for independent qualified ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/newjersey-d.mem.html

Resolution No. 306 (Co-Sponsored D) entitled Payment for Weight-Loss Counseling -- 2011...

Apr 16, 2018 - This resolution proposed that the AAFP advocate for physicians to be adequately reimbursed for weight-loss counseling services.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/previous/2011/resolutions/resolution-306.mem.html

Resolution No. 306 (Georgia A) - Medicare's Annual Wellness Visits -- Congress of ...

Aug 31, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians educate the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP), Association of Mature American Citizens (AMAC), Generation America, and other organizations that serve Medicare recipients about the need for annual wellness ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/georgia-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 306 (Georgia D) - DOT Exam for Diabetics: Family Physicians Completing ...

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians redouble efforts to urge the U.S. Department of Transportation correct this oversight and allow board certified/board eligible family physicians to fill out the required checklist for the Federal Diabetes Exemption ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/georgia-d.mem.html

Resolution No. 306 (Illinois D) - EMR as a Condition of ACO Participation -- Congress ...

Aug 9, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) oppose a requirement to use a specific electronic medical record as a condition of Accountable Care Organizations’ participation will send an open letter to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/illinois-d.mem.html

Resolution No. 306 (Michigan C) - Reimburse Family Physicians for Mental Health Care ...

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians convene a meeting with the Relative Value Scale Update Committee, Medicare Payment Advisory Commission, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Health Plans, and other appropriate organizations to mandate ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/michigan-c.mem.html

Resolution No. 307 (Connecticut B) - Payer Acceptance of Supplemental Data in ...

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians develop educational materials for payers and physician members discussing the limitations of claims data, the importance of accurate quality reporting, the importance of supplemental data in assuring accurate quality ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/connecticut-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 307 (Georgia A) - Annual Wellness Visits -- 2016 Resolutions

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians once again approach the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to express our concerns over the practice of allowing independent service providers to perform Annual Wellness Visits with no communication of ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/georgia-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 307 (Illinois B) - Direct Primary Care (DPC) Demonstration Project -- ...

Sep 25, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians work with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and/or state Medicaid officials to set up a pilot project which demonstrates the value and outcomes that a panel of patients within a region receives through a ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/illinois-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 307 (West Virginia A) - Engage the AARP Regarding its APRN Initiatives ...

Aug 8, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) invite key leaders of the AARP to the AAFP headquarters office to offer informed conversation regarding the role of family medicine in cost-effective patient care, and be it further that a possible outcome of an ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/westvirginia-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 308 (Illinois C) - Relationship of Non-Physician Practitioners to ...

Aug 14, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) reaffirm that non-physician practitioners are not the clinical equivalent of a residency-trained board-certified family physician, and oppose non-physician practitioners determining credentialing or privileging ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/illinois-c.mem.html

Resolution No. 308 (Indiana A) - Merit-Based Incentive Payment System -- Congress of ...

Apr 30, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physiciansadvocate for changes in the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) exemption formula that increase the number of exempt small practices without penalizing those small practices wishing to participate or penalizing ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/indiana-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 308 (Oregon B) - Direct-to-Consumer Advertising -- 2016 Resolutions

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American American Academy of Family Physicians support a ban on direct-to- consumer advertising of prescription drugs and medical devices.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/oregon-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 308 (Texas A) - Credentialing Deemed Status -- Congress of Delegates

Sep 7, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians promote federal and state legislation to streamline and standardize the credentialing process, and be it further that the AAFP strongly advocate that once a credential has been primary source verified by The Joint ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/texas-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 309 (New Mexico B) - Prior Authorization Reimbursement -- Congress of ...

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians work with the American Medical Association to further research and establish time-based Current Procedural Terminology codes that are specific to and are only for compensation for completing prior authorizations by ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/newmexico-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 309 (Virginia A) - Reduce the Frustration of Obtaining Durable Medical ...

Aug 31, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians work with the American Medical Association, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the America’s Health Insurance Plan, and national durable medical equipment (DME) trade associations, to educate physicians and...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/virginia-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 310 (Illinois B) - Strengthening Medicare by Eliminating Wasteful Health...

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American American Academy of Family Physicians advocate for parity in the reimbursement from the Medicare Trust Fund for similar services under Medicare Advantage plans and traditional Medicare.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/illinois-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 310 (Mississippi A) - Allowing PAs to Perform Face-To-Face Exam for ...

Apr 30, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians urge the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to allow both physician assistants (PAs) and nurse practitioners (NPs) to satisfy the requirement for hospice face-to-face visits for recertification with appropriate ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/mississippi-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 310 (New Jersey A) - Medicare HCC Amnesia -- Congress of Delegates

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians petition the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to redesign documentation requirements that take into account the historical relative risk in order to ensure that family physicians are truly being paid on the ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/newjersey-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 311 (Co-Sponsored H) - Support for Independent Practices -- 2016 ...

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American American Academy of Family Physicians prepare a policy statement explicitly supporting family physicians in private practice, and be it further that the American Academy of Family Physicians update and supplement its existing educational materials ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/cosponsored-h.mem.html

Resolution No. 311 (Mississippi B) - Emphasizing Direct Clinical Care in Health Care ...

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians lobby to require that 85% of all health care expenditures go only to direct hands-on patient care, and be it further that the AAFP support strict restrictions and penalties for all insurance companies including the ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/mississippi-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 311 (New Jersey B) - Annual Wellness Exclusivity -- Congress of Delegates

Sep 8, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians petition the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to limit Medicare Annual Wellness Visits to primary care physicians, such as family physicians and general internists and their practice teams that devote their ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/newjersey-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 312 (Indiana C) - Medicare/Medicaid Parity for Primary Care -- Congress ...

Sep 10, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians make advocating Medicaid/Medicare reimbursement parity for primary care physicians at all levels of federal government a legislative priority.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/indiana-c.mem.html

Resolution No. 312 (Michigan B) - Recognizing the Value of Physicians in Primary Care ...

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians work with other primary care specialty associations, medical societies, payers, regulators, and legislators to separate physicians from other primary care providers so as to highlight their higher level of training and ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/michigan-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 313 (Indiana B) - Health Care Effectiveness Data and Information Set ...

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians adopt a policy that recommends the reduction and/or elimination of Health Care Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) audits by Medicaid and their managed care plans.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/indiana-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 313 (Virginia A) - CMS and the Coverage of Tdap and Shingles Vaccine ...

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American American Academy of Family Physicians work with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and the United States Congress to make payment for Tdap and Herpes Zoster Vaccine possible under Medicare Part B and therefore in the office setting to ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/virginia-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 314 (Hawaii A) - Insurance Coverage of USPSTF A and B Recommendations --...

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American American Academy of Family Physicians advocate that all health plans be required to cover USPSTF A and B recommendations and vaccinations recommended by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), and be it further that Medicare and ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/hawaii-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 315 (Indiana A) - Autism Coverage -- 2016 Resolutions

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American American Academy of Family Physicians support coverage by medical insurance policies and health maintenance organization contracts for evidence-based therapies for autism spectrum disorders.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/indiana-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 316 (New Jersey A) - Accessibility of Lab Reports -- 2016 Resolutions

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians advocate for improved physician access to labs ordered for their patients by other physicians.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/newjersey-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 317 (New Jersey B) - Confidence Intervals in Performance Reports -- 2016...

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians strongly advocate the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) that all provider performance reports on quality or cost of care for programs that tie performance to payment include confidence intervals and other...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/newjersey-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 318 (Michigan) Insurance Industry Claims Processing Standards -- 2011 ...

Apr 16, 2018 - This resolution proposed AAFP development of standards for coding utilization, claims processing and pay-for-performance.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/previous/2011/resolutions/resolution-318.mem.html

Resolution No. 319 (Michigan C) Claims Adjudication -- 2011 Resolutions

Apr 16, 2018 - This resolution proposed AAFP development of standards for real-time adjudication of insurance claims.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/previous/2011/resolutions/resolution-319.mem.html

Resolution No. 401 (Co-Sponsored A) - Development of a Social Determinants of Health ...

Jan 12, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians develop a social determinants toolkit which includes education and resources to assist with assessing and addressing social determinants of health for our patients.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/cosponsored-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 401 (Co-Sponsored B) - Tar Wars and Vaping -- Congress of Delegates

Aug 26, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians expand the anti-vaping and e-cigarette information included in the Tar Wars program to prevent vaping from erasing years of progress Tar Wars has made in curbing youth tobacco use, and annually update their Tar Wars ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/cosponsored-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 401 (Minnesota A) - Military Tobacco 21 -- Congress of Delegates

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians adopt a policy position and lobby the United States congress to pass a law that makes it illegal for military commissaries to sell tobacco products to those under 21.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/minnesota-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 401 (New York State F) - Institutional Racism in the Health Care System ...

Aug 8, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians adopt a policy opposing segregation of patient care within the health care system and within health care institutions by race, insurance status, or other demographics and, be it further that the American Academy of ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/newyork-f.mem.html

Resolution No. 402 (Co-Sponsored F) - The Environment and Human Health -- Congress of ...

Aug 16, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) work with other medical groups to strategize how to influence relevant governmental regulatory bodies to investigate public safety of common pesticides and herbicides, and publish a joint statement with other ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/co-sponsored-f.mem.html

Resolution No. 402 (Colorado A) - Diversity Support -- 2016 Resolutions

Apr 17, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians establish an Office of Diversity that will serve as the official AAFP repository for policies and information related to discrimination, diversity, and cultural proficiency that will coordinate active promotion of ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/colorado-a3.mem.html

Resolution No. 402 (Kansas A) - One Health Initiative -- 2014 Resolutions

Apr 17, 2018 - This resolution asks that the AAFP endorse the One Health Initiative and request Wonca to consider endorsement of the One Health Initiative.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/previous/2014/resolutions/kansas-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 402 (New York State J) - Medical Aid in Dying -- Congress of Delegates

Jul 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians affirm that the use of medical aid in dying is an ethical, personal, end-of-life decision when the patient is terminally ill, is suffering and capable of making an informed decision to end his/her suffering through ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/newyork-j.mem.html

Resolution No. 402 (Oregon A) - Raising the Legal Age for Purchasing Tobacco Products ...

Sep 25, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians support raising the legal minimum age for purchasing tobacco products to 21.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/oregon-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 403 (California B) - Medical Aid-in-Dying Is an Ethical End-of-Life ...

Aug 15, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians acknowledge that use of medical aid-in-dying is an ethical, personal end‐of‐life decision that should be made in the context of the doctor‐patient relationship, and be it further that the American Academy of Family ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/california-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 403 (Co-Sponsored D) - Climate Change and Health -- 2016 Resolutions

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians make available for members continuing medical education and patient education materials regarding the adverse health consequences associated with the changing climate, and the health benefits of implementing climate ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/cosponsored-d.mem.html

Resolution No. 403 (Minnesota B) - Health in All Policy Development -- Congress of ...

Aug 5, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)develop a formal policy entitled Health in All Policies (HiAP), where Health in All Policies is a collaborative approach to improving the health of all people by incorporating health considerations into ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/minnesota-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 403 (Oregon B) - Sugar-Sweetened Beverages -- Congress of Delegates

Sep 25, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians create and make available resources for use by chapters to make advocacy concerning sugar-sweetened beverage policy easier.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/oregon-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 404 (California C) - Mifepristone Use in Early Pregnancy Loss Management...

Aug 26, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians support the safety and efficacy of mifepristone as the most evidence-based care for medical management of EPL, and be it further that the American Academy of Family Physicians reaffirm its efforts to overturn ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/california-c.mem.html

Resolution No. 404 (Co-Sponsored I) - Adopting an Independent AAFP Policy on Medical ...

Aug 29, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians adopt a position of engaged neutrality toward medical aid in dying, which is the process whereby terminally ill patients of sound mind ask for and receive prescription medication they may self-administer to hasten death...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/cosponsored-i.mem.html

Resolution No. 404 (Oregon A) - Climate Policy -- 2016 Resolutions

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American American Academy of Family Physicians update their climate change and air pollution policy to specifically include language about greenhouse emissions from human activities. For example: In recognition of the numerous and serious adverse health ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/oregon-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 404 (Oregon C) - Integrating Public Health and Family Medicine -- ...

Sep 25, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians work with organizations integrating public health and family medicine to investigate partnership opportunities for greater physician involvement or opportunity in community development endeavors.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/oregon-c.mem.html

Resolution No. 405 (California C) - Reject Assisted Suicide Terminology in Aid-in-Dying...

Aug 15, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians reject the term assisted suicide to describe the process whereby terminally ill patients of sound mind ask for and receive prescription medication they may self‐administer to hasten death should their suffering become ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/california-c.mem.html

Resolution No. 405 (New York D) - Mifepristone Use in Early Pregnancy Loss (EPL) ...

Aug 15, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) promote the use of mifepristone for medical management of early pregnancy loss, reaffirms its efforts to overturn restrictions on the prescribing of mifepristone, especially in light of data supporting its use in...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/newyork-d.mem.html

Resolution No. 405 (New York State C) - Screening, Intervening, and Advocating to ...

Sep 25, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians support efforts to screen patients for food insecurity, using tools like the validated Hunger Vital Sign, and connect patients to federal nutrition programs and resources, and be it further that the American Academy of ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/newyork-c.mem.html

Resolution No. 405 (Oregon C) - Gun Violence as a Public Health Issue -- 2016 Resolutions

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American American Academy of Family Physicians send a letter to the Office of the Surgeon General calling for a comprehensive report on gun violence on the order of the 1964 Report on Smoking, detailing the urgency of action to prevent firearm suicides and ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/oregon-c.mem.html

Resolution No. 406 (Co-Sponsored D) - Violence in Health Care -- Congress of Delegates

Jun 27, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians Physicians create a survey to characterize and quantify the incidence of violence in the workplace for family physicians, and be it further that the American Academy of Family Physicians create and promote an ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/cosponsored-d.mem.html

Resolution No. 406 (Michigan C) - Mifepristone Use in Management of Early Pregnancy ...

Aug 16, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians support the safety and efficacy of mifepristone as the most evidence-based care for medical management of early pregnancy loss, and Physicians reaffirm its efforts to overturn restrictions on the prescribing of ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/michigan-c.mem.html

Resolution No. 406 (Washington B) - Removing Sugar-Sweetened Beverages from the ...

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American American Academy of Family Physicians establish policy advocating the removal of sugar- and artificially-sweetened beverages from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, and be it further that the American Academy Family Physicians prepare a...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/washington-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 406 (Washington C) - Treating Opioid Use Disorder in Hospitals and Drug ...

Jul 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians endorse a position that hospitals should treat opioid use disorder as a chronic disease, including identifying patients with this condition; providing multiple evidence-based treatment options in the inpatient, ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/washington-c.mem.html

Resolution No. 407 (Massachusetts A) - Safe Injection Facilities -- Congress of Delegates

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians support efforts to establish, and study the outcomes, of pilot safe injection facilities in the United States, and be it further that the American Academy of Family Physicians call for leadership of pilot safe injection...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/massachusetts-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 407 (New Mexico A) - Family Separation -- Congress of Delegates

Aug 13, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians to condemn in the strongest terms possible, the current U.S. policies of separating families seeking asylum, incarcerating families in substandard conditions and with inadequate age appropriate food and access to water ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/newmexico-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 407 (Washington A) - Support Housing Access for All -- Congress of ...

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians advocate for policies supporting Housing First approaches (such as permanent housing with community-based, integrated treatment, rehabilitation and support services), including for policies that encourage Medicaid ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/washington-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 407 (Washington E) - Oral Health is Good for Overall Health -- 2016 ...

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American American Academy of Family Physicians support the identification and treatment of oral health problems by primary care physicians within their scope of practice by increasing education and advocacy efforts around oral health as part of overall health.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/washington-e.mem.html

Resolution No. 408 (Co-Sponsored D) - Support Measures to Decrease Maternal Mortality ...

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians engage in efforts to overturn the Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies (REMS) classification on mifepristone.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/cosponsored-d.mem.html

Resolution No. 408 (Illinois A) - Stigma and Bias Experienced by People with Obesity --...

Aug 5, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) ) support local, state and national policies that prohibit weight discrimination, and make available to its members educational materials to reduce the experience of weight stigma and bias for patients, including...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/illinois-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 408 (Washington B) - Treating Substance Use Disorder in Jails and ...

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians advocate for increased access to evidence-based treatment of substance use disorders, including use of opioid-agonist therapy, in correctional facilities, and be it further that the American Academy of Family Physicians...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/washington-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 409 (Minnesota A) - Impact of Social Media -- Congress of Delegates

Aug 19, 2019 - Congress of Delegates bring forward this resolution for national debate and action.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/minnesota-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 409 (New York State H) - Opposing Policies and Procedures Compelling ...

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians advocate against policies and practices of incentivizing individuals involved in the justice system to seek family planning services including sterilization, contraception, and abortion, and be it further that the AAFP ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/newyork-h.mem.html

Resolution No. 409 (North Carolina A) - Establishment of a Routine Immunization ...

Sep 11, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians promote the establishment of a Routine Immunization Platform Visit at 16 Years of Age by conducting an outreach campaign to educate health care providers about the platform and the resources available to facilitate its ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/northcarolina-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 410 (Georgia B) - Maternity and Reproductive Health Care are Essential ...

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians oppose legislation that allows insurers to opt out of maternity and reproductive health coverage, and be it further that the American Academy of Family Physicians issue a formal statement affirming that maternity and ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/georgia-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 410 (New York J) - Xenophobic Antidiscrimination Statement -- 2016 ...

Aug 1, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians issue a strong statement condemning xenophobia in all its forms and that this statement be circulated through all available media outlets.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/newyork-j.mem.html

Resolution No. 410 (South Carolina A) - National Immunization Registry -- Congress of ...

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians advocate for a national immunization registry for children and adults that is web-based accessible, and be it further that the AAFP request the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to monitor a national ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/southcarolina-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 410 (Washington A) - Promoting Access to Abortion Care by Supporting ...

Aug 26, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) support all clinicians who are trained in providing medication and first trimester aspiration abortions.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/washington-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 411 (California B) - Endorse Restriction of Antibiotic Use in Food ...

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians support legislation restricting the use of antibiotics in food animal production to the treatment of animals with active disease, equivalent to the use in humans, and be it further that the American Academy of Family ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/california-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 411 (Illinois A) - FDA and Low-Nicotine Products -- Congress of Delegates

Jul 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians That the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) revoke its support of the Food and Drug Administration standard of low-nicotine to minimally or non-addictive levels, while the AAFP reviews more studies on the ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/illinois-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 411 (Washington B) - Assuring the Availability of Abortion -- Congress ...

Aug 12, 2019 - This resolution asks that the AAFP to release a policy statement protecting a person’s ability to access abortion services as demonstrated by Roe vs. Wade and their decision to have an abortion between themselves and their provider, partner with other medical organizations, such as the ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/washington-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 412 (Co-Sponsored K) - Non-pharmacologic Interventions, Pain, and ...

Jul 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians explore additional avenues beyond its current policy and practices that encourage and facilitate the incorporation of acupuncture and spinal manipulation by family physicians to treat pain and reduce opioid use.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/cosponsored-k.mem.html

Resolution No. 412 (New Hampshire B) - Round Up Our Troops – Beware of Glyphosate -- ...

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians educate its members about the potential health hazards of human exposure to glyphosate, and be it further that the AAFP work with other agencies and organizations, in addition to the American Academy of Pediatrics, to ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/newhampshire-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 412 (New York C) - Affirming the Safety and Legality of Abortion -- ...

Aug 15, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)affirm the legality of Roe v. Wade and issue a policy statement so declaring, partner with related stakeholders in position papers to defend access to safe and legal abortion services across the U.S., and support ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/newyork-c.mem.html

Resolution No. 413 (California A) - Two Percent Tax on Gun and Gun Ammunition Sales to ...

Jul 17, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians encourage lawmakers to add a two per cent tax on gun and gun ammunition sales to fund mental health support services and education at public schools to: • Increase the availability of behavioral health therapists at ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/california-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 413 (Delaware A) - International Decade for People of African Descent --...

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians officially recognize 2015-2024 as the International Decade for People of African Descent, and be it further that the AAFP continue to seek opportunities to advocate, educate and empower its members to address the health...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/delaware-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 413 (Member A) - AAFP Statement Against Limiting Transgender Troops in ...

Oct 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians to issue a statement opposing the ban on transgender persons serving in the United States Armed Forces.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/resolution-413.mem.html

Resolution No. 414 (Michigan B) - Affirming the Safety and Legality of Abortion -- ...

Aug 16, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians affirm the legality of Roe vs. Wade, support of the legality of medical abortion, partner with American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists in position papers to preserve access to safe and legal abortion across ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/michigan-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 414 (Minnesota C) - Preventing Gun Violence -- Congress of Delegates

Sep 4, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians work to champion the federal re-authorization of research on the causes and impact of gun violence on the health and well-being of children and adults in this country.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/minnesota-c.mem.html

Resolution No. 415 (Co-Sponsored B) - Reducing Gun Violence -- Congress of Delegates

Jul 13, 2018 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians support sensible restrictions on gun ownership at a state level, support, enforcement of existing gun laws, and support state laws that would protect children from dangerous or unsupervised gun use, gun control laws

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/cosponsored-b.mem.html

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