Following months of forceful Academy advocacy, Congress Dec. 9 passed a bill delivering several key payment wins to family physicians, including a 3% increase of the 2022 Medicare conversion factor.
Build Back Better presents an enormous opportunity to advance a number of our priorities, which is why we’re fighting to get it passed and deliver wins for family physicians and their patients before the end of the year.
The 2022 Medicare physician fee schedule and Quality Payment Program final rule delivers several family medicine wins following staunch Academy advocacy — including a long-overdue increase to clinical labor pricing.
We've got wins to share! Examining 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 the interests of family physicians and the importance of primary care. Follow the AAFP’s advocacy work with the new 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.