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The A to Z of Cross-Cultural Medicine -- FPM

Aug 1, 2005 - The article offers advice for improving one's competency in understanding cultural differences between patients and physicians.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2005/0700/p57.html

Cultural Competence -- FPM

Oct 1, 2000 - The article describes the racial and ethnic disparities that exist in health care and explains how practices can improve their cultural competency.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2000/1000/p58.html

Building Capacity to Care for Refugees -- FPM

Aug 1, 2017 - So you want to incorporate refugee health into your practice. Now what?

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2017/0700/p21.html

A New Approach to New Physician Orientation: Six Key Components -- FPM

Aug 1, 2019 - In an era of patient-centered medical homes and value-based care, the old approach to physician orientation just doesn’t cut it.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2019/0700/p24.html

iGeriatrics -- FPM

Oct 1, 2013 - The iGeriatrics app provides clinicians with mobile access to several clinical tools useful in the care of older adults.

Family Practice Management : SPPACES: App Reviews

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2013/0900/p34.html

Unlocking Clues to Current Health in Past History: Childhood Trauma and Healing -- FPM

Apr 1, 2019 - Adverse childhood events can have enduring effects on patients’ health, but these four steps can help promote healing.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2019/0300/p5.html

Physician Resilience and Burnout: Can You Make the Switch? -- FPM

Feb 1, 2013 - Recognizing the signs of professional exhaustion is the first step to reintroducing joy and purpose to your career.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2013/0100/p25.html

Incorporating Medical Interpretation Into Your Practice -- FPM

Apr 1, 2014 - Making sure you can understand your patients not only improves their care but avoids legal trouble.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0300/p16.html

Achieving a More Minority-Friendly Practice -- FPM

Jun 1, 2002 - How successful is your practice at meeting the needs of diverse patients? These 10 tips can help you improve.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2002/0600/p39.html

Monitor - Jan 2003 -- FPM

Jan 1, 2003 - ...Paying for cultural competency Patients, physicians underestimate medical errors Enlarge Much has been written about medical errors since the Institute of Medicine (IOM) released its 1999 To Err Is Human report. However, until now, little has been known about how physicians and...

Family Practice Management : News Briefs

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2003/0100/p20.html

Achieving a More Minority-Friendly Practice -- Family Practice Management

...treats all patients the same regard- less of ethnic or cultural background should not necessarily consider itself minority friendly. • Minority-friendly practices acknowledge and respect differences in patients‘ ethnic and cultural backgrounds and take these differences into...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2002/0600/p39.pdf

Monitor - May 2005 -- FPM

May 1, 2005 - ...Creating culturally competent docs Medicare payment cuts likely Insurers dominate many markets Controversial hospital food Doctors protest insurer's rating program The AMA, AAFP and others are speaking out against a new program from United Healthcare that seeks to identify...

Family Practice Management : News Briefs

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2005/0500/p32.html

p21.pdf

...or interrupted formal education. Upon arrival, refugees may experience chal- lenges accessing appropriate services due to language and cultural barriers and acculturation difficulties. Tradition- ally, health departments and community health centers have provided much of refugee...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2017/0700/p21.pdf

What a Medical Assistant Can Do for Your Practice -- FPM

Apr 1, 2005 - Medical assistants can be versatile and valuable additions to family medicine practices.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2005/0400/p51.html

Refugee Health Checklist

...Staff cultural competency training     Established partnerships with and access to local resources, especially behavioral health, dental, and vision services    Vaccine supply chain    Established collaboration with Department of Public Health and Volags  ...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2017/0700/fpm20170700p21-rt1.pdf

p34.pdf

...65 and older. The other tools offered within the app are synopses of AGS clinical guidelines and publications on psychiatric symptoms, cultural competency, atrial fibrillation, and fall prevention. Authoritativeness/ accuracy/currency of information: The app content is based on...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2013/0900/p34.pdf

Strategies for Expanding Your Patient Base in Diverse Communities -- FPM

May 1, 2000 - Diversification can help your practice thrive - and deepen your humanity.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2000/0500/p31.html

Recommendations for the Future of Family Medicine -- FPM

Apr 1, 2004 - Where do you begin the enormous task of retooling family medicine and reforming health care? Family medicine’s leaders offer a road map.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2004/0400/p34.html

Recommendations for the Future of Family Medicine -- Family Practice Management

...• A model of family medicine residency education that is more flexible and empha- sizes cultural proficiency, quality improve- ment, informatics, evidence-based medicine, practice-based research and the biopsycho- social model of care; • A comprehensive lifelong learning program...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2004/0400/p34.pdf

p25.pdf

...time, mentors and evaluators reinforce the medical student’s self-criticism if he or she is not meeting internal or external standards of competency. Answering I do not know is rarely rewarded by educators or patients. Fear of exposure, or imposter syndrome, and a sense of...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2013/0100/p25.pdf

p16.pdf

...in assisting patients. One way of doing this is to role-play an LEP or hearing- impaired patient encounter, document the staff person’s competency, and provide feedback. 3. Determine the method of communication to be used during the patient encounter. The options for obtaining...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0300/p16.pdf

A New Approach to New Physician Orientation: Six Key Components

...• Provide a list of local restaurants or cultural attractions if the physician is new to the area. • Provide a roster of colleagues, includ- ing their pictures, interests, educational background, years at current site, or other applicable information. • Finally, assign a buddy...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2019/0700/p24.pdf

Readers Speak Out on Family Physicians' Scope of Practice -- FPM

May 1, 2000 - Is the scope of family practice narrowing? See how your colleagues answer this question.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2000/0500/p43.html

Unlocking Clues to Current Health in Past History: Childhood Trauma and Healing

...as behavioral health centers, schools, or even law enforcement to assist with the training. Additionally, practices should pursue cultural proficiency, use trauma- sensitive, appropriate language both in conversation and in medical record docu- mentation, and have a list of...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2019/0300/p5.pdf

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