Create Practice Efficiencies

Go Team (-based Care)

Go Team (-based Care)

Do what you do best to improve the relationship with your patients, increase efficiencies, and improve your well-being.

DISCOVER
The Nurse Closer

How nurses can wrap up the patient visit, reducing errors and improving patient satisfaction.


-- FPM Journal

TRY
Habits to Reduce Work After Clinic

Reclaim your time with these practical steps to improve practice efficiencies.

-- FPM Journal

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Part 3: The Future of EHRs

How Iora Health's approach to value-based care benefits from advanced technology and improved practice design.

WATCH
Achieving the Quadruple AIM

Free CME: 1.25 AAFP Prescribed credits

Learn how to empower the team to achieve the quadruple aim and improve well-being.

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Empowering Your Team

Highly-trained staff can help improve quality of care and reduce physician burnout.

-- FPM Journal

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A New Team Model to Power Up Primary Care

Can this new model reinvigorate your passion for medicine?

 

-- AAFP News

RELATE
Learning From Lawyers

Can we bring order to documentation and billing?
 

-- AAFP News: Fresh Perspectives

DISCOVER
The Value of Team Documentation

Did you know team documentation can improve your bottom line?

-- FPM Journal

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Part 2: The Future of EHRs

How will value-based care affect the development of EHRs?

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Part 1: The Future of EHRs

What if your EHR helped improve patient connection and care?

LEARN
AAFP TIPS: Team Documentation

Free CME: 2.00 AAFP Prescribed credits

Build a business case for team documentation and identify steps to implement it in your practice.

LEARN
How to Keep Your Quality Team Motivated

Strategies to build and sustain the momentum.


-- FPM Journal

LEARN
FP Essentials: Physician Well-being

Understanding physician burnout and improving well-being.


-- FP Essentials

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Support for Team-based Care

A resident's perspective on team-based care, its value, and impact on well-being.


-- AAFP News: Leader Voices

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Leverage the Team for Increased Satisfaction

How one practice improved access, metrics, and satisfaction with a team approach.

-- FPM Journal

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EHRs Have Failed to Deliver

EHR market needs competition to drive innovation.


-- In the Trenches

DISCOVER
Innovation as an Antidote to Burnout

Leveraging novel ideas to address physician burnout.


-- AAFP News Opinion

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30-Plus Years of Happiness in Practice

Eight lessons to avoid burnout and enjoy medicine.


-- FPM Journal

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Working With Medical Scribes: Observations

What we can learn from a one-year study on the use of scribes to alleviate clerical burden.

-- Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine

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Can Scribes Boost Efficiency and Satisfaction?

Study suggests scribes can enhance physicians' experience.
 

-- The Journal of Family Practice

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Embrace Change

Quick tips for your practice transformation efforts.

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Team-based Care to the Rescue

Effective task-sharing may reduce physician burnout among primary care providers.

 

-- AAFP News

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Telemedicine: Plan for Success

Tips to help you successfully implement telemedicine in your practice.

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Rethinking Workflow for Greater Efficiency

Reverse traditional roles in the exam room to jump-start patient visits.

-- FPM Journal

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Change Is Hard

Real-world lessons that can help you implement changes for a new care model.




FPM Journal

ASSESS
How's Your Team Doing?

Learn to spot the signs of team stress.



— FPM Journal

SIMPLIFY
Joy in Care

Return joy to patient care with Lean transformation. 

LEARN
Eight Ways to Lower Stress

Address the stress (and get home sooner). 

 


— FPM Journal

ENGAGE
Go Team (-based care)!

Do what you do best.

ENGAGE
Better Practice Efficiency, Less Stress

Thrive in the new health care environment. 

 


— American Medical Association

DISCOVER
Joy in Practice

Achieve greater joy in practice through innovation. 

READ
From Triple to Quadruple Aim

Care of the patient requires care of the provider.

 

-- Annals of Family Medicine

WATCH
Getting Paid for What You Do Best

These AAFP webcasts can help you maximize payment.

The AAFP Physician Health First initiative is devoted to improving the well-being and professional satisfaction of family physicians. The initiative addresses the key causes of physician burnout, including the hectic U.S. health care system, the organizations where family physicians work, their practice environment, their individual well-being, and the physician culture that often encourages self-sacrifice over self-care. Learn more

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