Physician payment reform, administrative simplification and accelerating family physicians’ breakaway from fee-for-service medicine topped the concerns the Academy recently voiced to CMS and Congress.
The Academy recently called for more time and improved guidance to ensure compliance with electronic health information rules — including a broad and potentially burdensome expansion of how EHI is defined.
In a significant win for the AAFP's advocacy, more than a million Americans previously unable to get affordable Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act coverage will now be able to seek insurance.
We have wins to share! Examine the Academy's critical advocacy campaigns as the battle to sustain, support and strengthen family medicine moves forward. Check out the latest in the fight for the specialty.
The Academy is working with President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris on priorities that promote interests of family physicians and importance of primary care. Follow the AAFP’s advocacy work with the White House.
The bipartisan Congressional Primary Care Caucus educates members of Congress and their staffs on critical primary care issues affecting their districts and advocates for policies that strengthen U.S. primary care.