Government & Medicine

Recent Government & Medicine Stories

03/20/2017 — As federal legislators consider the administration's proposed budget for fiscal year 2018, the AAFP wants them to ensure that the foundation of the nation's health care system is protected.

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Speak Out Boosts FPs' Voices on American Health Care Act

Campaign Connects AAFP Members With Their Elected Officials

03/17/2017 — A new Speak Out campaign from the AAFP makes it easy for family physicians to weigh in as legislators consider making major changes to the nation's health care system.

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AAFP Warns Congress About Flaws in Proposed ACA Replacement

American Health Care Act Would Hurt Physician-Patient Relationship, Increase Costs

03/15/2017 — The AAFP sent a letter to legislators expressing strong reservations about the impact the proposed American Health Care Act would have on patient care.

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AAFP Expresses Significant Concerns With Health Care Proposal

Academy Urges Congressional Budget Office Analysis

03/08/2017 — A prompt response from the AAFP highlighted shortcomings in a draft of the proposed American Health Care Act the House of Representatives released on March 6.

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Talk With Leaders

Read the AAFP Leader Voices blog for two-way discussion on issues important to family medicine.

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Are You MACRA Ready?

AAFP News brings you the very latest on the shift to value-based payment.

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