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Recent Government & Medicine Stories

AAFP to CMS: Time to Slow Administrative Busy Work

Proposed 30-day Network Directory Update Draws Academy Ire

10/08/2015 — The AAFP recently pushed CMS to lengthen from 30 days to 90 days a proposed time interval for physicians to update their information in health plan physician network directories.

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House, Senate Ask CMS to Delay Meaningful Use Stage Three

Final Rule Issued Despite Arguments for Further Deliberation

10/07/2015 — Last week, 116 House members sent a letter to HHS Secretary Sylvia Burwell and Office of Management and Budget Director Shawn Donovan asking for a delay in implementing meaningful use stage three.

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10/07/2015 — A new, bipartisan Congressional Primary Care Caucus is about to take up the fight to create a better health care system for America.

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ABFM, AAFP Team Up to Help FPs Transform Their Practices

HHS Grant Will Support Work to Improve Quality, Achieve Triple Aim

09/30/2015 — The American Board of Family Medicine, in partnership with the AAFP, has received an HHS award to assist physicians in transforming their practices to enhance care coordination and improve quality.

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