• Whether you are trying to implement medical home functions, streamline processes, or enhance the patient experience, AAFP TIPS resources make practice improvement faster and easier.

     

    Our team-based tools are designed specifically for family medicine. Here’s what you’ll get:

    Practical tools plus related instructional videos that help you grasp concepts and make improvements right away.

    Brief, interactive learning courses that are perfect for self-study or group use.

    Customizable slide decks for team training.

    Benefits for You and Your Team

    • Save time researching and implementing practice improvement efforts by using resources curated specifically for family medicine teams.
    • Share knowledge with your team and build competencies using interactive, mobile-friendly learning options.
    • Implement improvements your way using customizable tools and instructional videos.
    • Maximize learning at team meetings by using short, prepared slide decks and speaker notes to facilitate discussions.
       

    Learn about AAFP TIPS

    AAFP TIPS Topics - An AAFP Member Benefit


    Standing Orders

    CME: 1 AAFP Prescribed credit

    Learn how to initiate a Standing Orders quality improvement project in your practice to improve clinical efficiency.

    Includes four online learning courses, two customizable slide decks, and 11 downloadable tools.

    Access to content ends 4/27/22.

    Members: Free
    Nonmembers: $58


    Agenda Setting

    CME: 2 AAFP Prescribed credits

    Make the most of each patient visit. Educate your team on prioritizing patient and physician concerns.

    Includes three online learning courses, three customizable slide decks, and 10 downloadable tools.

    Access to content ends 9/14/22.

    Members: Free
    Nonmembers: Free


    Quality Improvement

    CME: 1 AAFP Prescribed credit

    Train your team on the benefits, concepts, and steps of the quality improvement process to enhance the care you provide.

    Includes two online learning courses, three customizable slide decks, and six downloadable tools.

    Access to content ends 6/21/23.

    Members: Free
    Nonmembers: $58


    Empanelment

    CME: 1 AAFP Prescribed credit

    Learn about the importance of patient panels and how to optimize and maintain them for physicians and care teams.

    Includes three online learning courses, three customizable slide decks, and five downloadable tools.

    Access to content ends 6/24/23.

    Members: Free
    Nonmembers: $58


    Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM)

    CME: 2 AAFP Prescribed credits

    Learn about CGM, identify which patients may benefit, evaluate patient technology-readiness and access numerous resources.

    Includes workflow, billing and coding EHR documentation, and authorization best-practices for diabetes care, developed from research.

    Access to content ends 4/16/23.

    Members: Free
    Nonmembers: Free


    Continuity of Care

     

    Examine continuity in ambulatory primary care, including measurement and improvement.

    Includes three online learning courses, three customizable slide decks, and nine downloadable tools.

    Access to content ends 1/1/22.

    Members: Free
    Nonmembers: $58


    Clinical Data Registries

     

    Uncover the benefits of registries, and learn how to select and implement them in your practice.

    Includes four online learning courses, four customizable slide decks, and eight downloadable tools.

    Access to content ends 1/1/22.

    Members: Free
    Nonmembers: $58


    Teaching Your Residents Just Got Easier

    Teach your residents to make small, impactful changes that yield big results in their daily practice with AAFP TIPS. These resources have been used by residencies to assist with teaching practice management.

    Non family medicine residency and academic programs, please contact us at aafp@aafp.org or (800) 274-2237 (8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. CT) if interested in group purchasing. 

    "AAFP TIPS is perfect for busy family doctors trying to manage a full schedule and improve their practices. The topics are concise, organized, and include useful resources so you don't have to reinvent the wheel."

    - Scott R. Dunn, MD, FAAFP