Respond to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Support your practice and patients with the latest information on coronavirus.

Updated July 7, 2020

The Latest News

PPP Application Window Extended: The application period was set to expire on June 30, but businesses will now have until Aug. 8 to apply. (July 7)

CDC Guidance on Reopening Schools(www.cdc.gov): Family physicians should monitor plans to reopen schools in their area and promote routine vaccinations for school-age children to prevent disease outbreaks. (July 7) 

Telehealth & Virtual Care Tools

Featured Resource: Teleheath Coding Guide

Telehealth and virtual care are critical in delivering patient care. 

Here's what you need to make it work for your practice, from technology to payment options.

Continuing Medical Education

Webcasts featuring topic experts and self-study courses can support your pandemic-related education needs. 

Earn CME credit on these activities and access additional COVID-19 education resources.

Practice Management

Featured Resource: Practice Reopening Guidance

The pandemic requires different ways of working. Find information on coding and payment, PPE and testing, physician well-being and more.

Advocacy

The AAFP continues advocating to Congress and federal agencies to ensure you have the resources to sustain your operations. 

We're also encouraging you to urge Congress to provide financial assistance(www.votervoice.net) to family physicians.

Clinical Resources & Patient Education

Featured Resources: Testing Guide and Contact Tracing Guidance

There's a lot of information out there to sift through. The AAFP is watching for resources that can help you through the pandemic.

Member Communications

You need simple ways to engage with your peers and AAFP.

Replay Virtual Town Halls or special webinars on critical topics. You can also contribute to conversations in the member community.