CAFM Letter to CMS on Graduate Medical Education Provisions Within 2014 Proposed IPPS Regulation
AAFP Response to the CMS 2014 Proposed Medicare Physician Fee Schedule
Feb 19, 2014 - Among the changes affecting the newly released 2014 recommended immunizations schedules, perhaps one of the biggest is what family physicians won't see this year. For the first time, the familiar figures, footnotes and tables have not been published in full in the CDC's Morbidity and ...
AAFP News : Health of the Public
Nov 24, 2014 - Access the resolutions considered at the 2014 Congress of Delegates annual session.
About AAFP : Organizational Leadership
Jan 5, 2015 - Read AAFP News' year-end coverage of key issues the Academy tackled during 2014 in the areas of family medicine advocacy, practice advancement, health of the public and education.
AAFP News : 2014: The Year in Review
...efforts that oppose legislation that imposes on abortion providers unnecessary requirements that infringe on the practice of evidence-based medicine, and be it further RESOLVED, That the American Academy of Family Physicians oppose national legislation that imposes unnecessary...
...9 10 WHEREAS, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates 17,721 deaths in 11 2011 from Hepatitis C, which exceeds the number of deaths from HIV, and 12 13 WHEREAS, the CDC and the United States Preventive Services Task Force recommend 14 performing a onetime...
...2. Resolution No. 2002 Additional Resources for Community-Based Family Medicine GME Programs 3. Resolution No. 2003 Internationally Funded Residency Slots in U.S. Residency Programs 4. Resolution No. 2004 Updating Colon Cancer Screening 5. Resolution No. 2005 Physicians...
...National Congress of Family Medicine Residents (NCFMR) National Congress of Student Members (NCSM) 2015 Delegate Responsibilities www.aafp.org/nc/delegate NOTE: While chapters provide the AAFP with the names of their delegates, delegates (or chapters) are responsible for...
Mar 20, 2015 - Interest in family medicine continued its upward trend for the sixth consecutive year, according to the 2015 National Residency Matching Program results released today. However, both the overall growth and the rise in U.S. medical school graduates choosing family medicine have slowed ...
Press Center : News Releases and Statements
...student interest in family medicine is on the rise, significant barriers in the educational and practice environments are stifling growth in family medicine specialty choice among U.S. medical graduates, as well as overall growth in family medicine residency training slots at the...
Med School and Residency
Apr 7, 2015 - Minority patients are disproportionately affected by a number of chronic conditions. During National Minority Health Month, the AAFP is promoting health equity by highlighting chronic disease management resources for you and your patients.
Patient Care : Campaign Landing Pages
...REGISTRATION FORM (AAFP Members) 2015 National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students Kansas City, Missouri • July 30 - August 1, 2015 Part 1 - Attendee Information In order to expedite the registration process, please print the following information:...
...The Robert Graham Center: Policy Studies in Family Medicine and Primary Care 1133 Connecticut Avenue N.W., Suite 1100, Washington, DC 20036 Phone: (202) 331-3360 ▪ Fax: (202) 331-3374 Email: email@example.com ▪ www.graham-center.org PCORI ADVANCE: Community Data Report Page i...
...30-August 1, 2015 - National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students - Kansas City, MO The purpose of the National Conference poster competition is to stimulate research by medical students and family medicine residents, to provide a venue to share...
Jul 5, 2016 - The AFP Podcast is a discussion of the key evidence-based learning points from each issue of American Family Physician (AFP). Each episode includes brief summaries of articles and other features.
American Family Physician : AFP Home
Jan 6, 2016 - 2015 was a banner year for family physicians, their practices and their patients. Arguably, the year's top story was the enactment of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act, which repealed the long-reviled Medicare sustainable growth rate formula and set the nation's health ...
AAFP News : 2015: The Year in Review
...Purpose: The AAFP Foundation’s Senior Immunization Grant Awards will provide support to Family Medicine residency programs (FMRPs) to enhance residents’ quality improvement and/or community health training, while improving influenza and pneumococcal vaccine rates in patients age 65 and...
...Commission members acknowledged that the AAFP continues to seek ways for these payers to do more to attract and support family medicine practices, especially those in rural settings and in urban underserved areas and agreed to reaffirm the resolution as being addressed through the...
...populations. Commission members acknowledged that the AAFP continues to seek ways for these payers to do more to attract and support family medicine practices, especially those in rural settings and in urban underserved areas and agreed to reaffirm the resolution as being addressed...
...P. Abraham, MD, MPH, CMQ RESIDENCY University of Southern California Family Medicine Residency Program at California Hospital Medical Center, Los Angeles MEDICAL SCHOOL University of Texas School of Medicine-San Antonio Dr. Abraham has had numerous opportunities to pursue his...
2016 Brooklyn Hospital Center FMRA 11 pages
...important AAFP Foundation programs. This year’s pin pro- ceeds will benefit the humanitarian efforts of your Foundation through the Family Medicine Cares USA program, which helps to support free health clinics for underserved populations. q (400) 2016 Foundation Lapel Pin...
...National Congress of Family Medicine Residents (NCFMR) National Congress of Student Members (NCSM) 2016 Delegate Responsibilities www.aafp.org/nc/delegate Delegate check-in is separate from the National Conference check-in. You will receive your conference badge at the...