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Study: High-deductible Plans May Impede Preventive Care

A recent study found that individuals with high-deductible health plans but no health savings accounts are less likely to see primary care physicians, receive preventive care or seek subspecialty services.

https://www.aafp.org/news/practice-professional-issues/20180612hdhpstudy.html

Solo FP Finds Fulfillment Serving Rural Patients, Community

Solo family physician Scott Anzalone, M.D., knows the joys and frustrations of practicing in a rural community where it's not unheard of for a patient to stop by his house to have a laceration sewn up.

https://www.aafp.org/news/practice-professional-issues/20181003ruralanzalone.html

Study: U.S. Patients Pay Higher Rx Costs, Get Fewer Days of Therapy

Americans spend about 200 percent more per capita on primary care prescription drugs than do patients in 10 comparable countries, according to a recent study, but receive fewer days of therapy.

https://www.aafp.org/news/practice-professional-issues/20180914rxpricestudy.html

Survey Breaks Down Clinicians' Views on Transgender Care

A new report in the Annals of Family Medicine indicates that most -- but not all -- primary care clinicians are willing to provide care for transgender patients, but some feel unprepared to do so.

https://www.aafp.org/news/practice-professional-issues/20181214transgendercare.html

Patient Engagement Movement Gains Strength Nationwide

Family physicians can learn about the value of patient engagement through 11 case studies, a free webinar and more delivered by a team associated with Family Medicine for America's Health.

https://www.aafp.org/news/practice-professional-issues/20190306engagement.html

PCPs Discuss but Don't Document Social, Emotional Health

New research shows that although nearly six minutes of primary care office visits with complex patients was devoted to discussing social and emotional topics, little of this data was recorded in the EHR.

https://www.aafp.org/news/practice-professional-issues/20190521ehrsocialhealth.html

Need Help Reviewing 2020 Medicare Coding, Payment Updates?

The journal FPM recently published its annual guide to the updates in Medicare documentation, coding and payment that are most relevant to family physicians.

https://www.aafp.org/news/practice-professional-issues/20200127cptcodesupdate.html

Jennifer L. Brull, MD, FAAFP

Director - Jennifer L. Brull, MD, FAAFP

About AAFP

https://www.aafp.org/about/meet-our-leadership/board/brull.html

The Speciality of Family Medicine

Access to primary care is key to leading a longer, healthier life. Learn about the specialty of family medicine and how it benefits us all.

About AAFP

https://www.aafp.org/about/dive-into-family-medicine/family-medicine-speciality.html

Obesity Prevention and Treatment

The AAFP advocates for health care policies that address and aim to treat the significant health impact of obesity.

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/advocacy-topics/prevention-public-health/obesity.html

Lown Right Care: Reducing Overuse and Underuse Department Collection - American Family ...

Lown Right Care: Reducing Overuse and Underuse is a collaboration between American Family Physician and the Lown Institute. The goal is to promote a vision for delivering health care that is true to the evidence, balanced in its approach, and focused on the patient.

American Family Physician : Department Collection

https://www.aafp.org/afp/viewRelatedDepartmentsByDepartment.htm?departmentId=118

Lown Right Care: Reducing Overuse and Underuse Department Collection - American Family ...

Lown Right Care: Reducing Overuse and Underuse is a collaboration between American Family Physician and the Lown Institute. The goal is to promote a vision for delivering health care that is true to the evidence, balanced in its approach, and focused on the patient.

American Family Physician : Department Collection

https://www.aafp.org/afp/viewRelatedDepartmentsByDepartment.htm?departmentId=118&page=0

AFP Documents with Keyword: Cancer - American Family Physician

...Kidney cancer is one of the 10 most common cancers in the United States. Risk factors include hypertension, tobacco use, obesity, and acquired cystic kidney disease in the setting of end-stage renal disease. More than 50% of patients with renal cell carcinoma are asymptomatic and...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/viewRelatedDocumentsByKeyword.htm?keywordId=2255

Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO)

AAFP's Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) is an evidence-based multidisciplinary training program that prepares maternity health care providers to better manage obstetric emergencies.

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/also.html

Annual EKGs for Low-risk Patients

View the AAFP Choosing Wisely recommendation on annual electrocardiograms (EKGs) or other cardiac screening for low-risk patients.

|AAFP Policies and Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/clinical-recommendations/all-clinical-recommendations/cw-ekg.html

Stream AAFP Adult Medicine CME Virtual Conference

Earn live CME credits and maximize your patient care with the AAFP’s Adult Medicine CME virtual conference.

https://www.aafp.org/cme/all/adult-medicine/streaming.html

Frequently Asked Questions

Discover the answers to your questions about the METRIC program, designed to help you fulfill the ABFM's Performance Improvement Activities requirement for certification. Do you have a question about METRIC? Get the answers here!

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/metric/faq.html

METRIC: Meet the ABFM PI Activities Requirement

Discover how the METRIC program from the AAFP can help you fulfill the ABFM's Performance Improvement Activities requirement as you earn CME.

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/metric/metric-mcfpiv.html

METRIC User Guide

Easily fulfill the ABFM's Performance Improvement Activities requirement through this online performance improvement CME activity. Designed for family physicians.

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/metric/guide.html

Staff and Editors

Get to know the staff members and editors for FP Essentials, a monthly family medicine monograph produced by the AAFP.

| FP Essentials

https://www.aafp.org/cme/subscriptions/fp-essentials/staff.html

Access to Care

Get information for your patients about open enrollment for the Health Insurance Marketplace.

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/prevention-wellness/social-determinants/access-to-care.html

Mar 2004

...A Tool for Evaluating Hypertension Mark H. Ebell Computers Communicating With Your Patients Online Joseph E. Scherger Balancing Act Rediscovering the Paper Planner Pamela J. Vaccaro Coding & Documentation • Prolonged Services Codes • Coding an "Interview"...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2004/0300

Sep 2005

...• Hypertension Management • Coding a B12 Injection • Biofeedback Training • House Visits to Hospice Patients • Billing for Initial Hospital Care • Coding a Newborn Office Visit News & Trends • Bill Would Prevent Pay Cuts, Launch Pay for Performance • New Law Aims to Shift...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2005/0900

September/October 2014

...Controlling Hypertension: Focusing on "Why" Makes "How" a Lot Easier Jen Brull Departments From the Editor Tools of the Trade Kenneth G. Adler Opinion Gambling on the Transition From Fee-for-Service to Value-Based Care Mark M. Nunlist ; Sean Uiterwyk ; Betsy...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0900

Staff History

Listing of AFP Past and Present Editors, Medical Editors, and Medical Editing Fellows

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/about/past-editors.html

About AFP

About AFP

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/about.html

AFP's Acceptance Rates and Timelines to Publication

AFP's acceptance rates and timelines to publication

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/authors/acceptance-rates.html

AFP Fellowship

American Family Physician is announcing a call for applications for the next Jay Siwek* Medical Editing Fellowship.

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/content/fellowship.html

Authors Guide

Get information about submitting an article for publication in AFP

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/authors.html

AFP Apps

Learn more about the AFP Journal app.

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/subscribe/app.html

Department Collections

Search Department collections from past and current issues of AFP, the peer-reviewed clinical journal of the American Academy of Family Physicians.

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/content/departments.html

American Family Physician Videos

American Family Physician video collection.

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/multimedia/videos.html

AFP

The AAFP's editorially independent, peer-reviewed and evidence-based clinical journal.

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp.html

Genomics Glossary

The genomics glossary from American Family Physician journal.

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/content/genomics-glossary.html

Reviewers

Learn how to review for American Family Physician.

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/reviewers.html

AFP Peer Reviewers

View lists of past reviewers for American Family Physician.

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/reviewers/peer-reviewers.html

2011 AFP Peer Reviewers

View a list of reviewers for American Family Physician during the year 2011.

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/reviewers/peer-reviewers/2011.html

2013 AFP Peer Reviewers

View a list of reviewers for American Family Physician during the year 2013.

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/reviewers/peer-reviewers/2013.html

2014 AFP Peer Reviewers

View a list of reviewers for American Family Physician during the year 2014.

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/reviewers/peer-reviewers/2014.html

2012 AFP Peer Reviewers

View a list of reviewers for American Family Physician during the year 2012.

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/reviewers/peer-reviewers/2012.html

2017 AFP Peer Reviewers

View a list of reviewers for American Family Physician during the year 2017.

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/reviewers/peer-reviewers/2017.html

2018 AFP Peer Reviewers

View a list of reviewers for American Family Physician during the year 2018.

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/reviewers/peer-reviewers/2018.html

2019 AFP Peer Reviewers

View a list of reviewers for American Family Physician during the year 2019..

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/reviewers/peer-reviewers/2019.html

Subscription Rates

Subscribe to American Family Physician and get instant access to every issue.

American Family Physician

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2015 AFP Peer Reviewers

2015 AFP Peer Reviewers

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/reviewers/peer-reviewers/2015.html

2016 AFP Peer Reviewers

View a list of reviewers for American Family Physician during the year 2016.

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/reviewers/peer-reviewers/2016.html

New Year, Same Issues. Why Does Health Care Cost So Much?

We asked our new physician bloggers what issues concern them for their practices and patients in 2018. The cost of care to patients tops the list.

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/20180102fp-newyear.html

Exercise Is Medicine. Here's How I Get Patients Started

Ninety percent of Americans don't meet recommendations for physical activity. Alex Mroszczyk-McDonald, M.D., has seen the good that exercise can do, and in this Fresh Perspectives blog post he shares ways to get more patients off the couch.

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/20180516fp-exercise.html

Pandemic Highlights the Need for Full-scope FPs

In this Fresh Perspectives blog post, family physician MaryAnn Dakkak, M.D., M.S.P.H., describes a day on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic in a safety-net hospital.

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/20200406fp-covidhospital.html

Unemployment During Pandemic Amounts to a One-Two Punch

Kyle Leggott, M.D., writes in the Fresh Perspectives blog that the pandemic -- and the higher unemployment rates it has caused -- has exposed the precarious nature of employer-sponsored health insurance.

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/20200708fp-esi.html

Make It Easy: Convenient Communication Can Boost Patient Adherence

Make It Easy: Convenient Communication Can Boost Patient Adherence

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/make_it_easy_convenient_communication.html

Drop in Number of FPs Who Deliver Babies May Create Rural Crisis

A projected shortage of obstetricians and a declining percentage of family physicians who provide maternity care could create a crisis for women in underserved areas.

AAFP News : AAFP Leader Voices | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/leadervoices/entry/20170815lv-ruralob.html

At Home or Abroad, ALSO Training Improves Maternal Outcomes

The Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics program has helped improve maternal outcomes in other countries around the globe. Carl Olden, M.D., writes that now it's time to improve U.S. outcomes.

AAFP News : AAFP Leader Voices | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/leadervoices/entry/20171218lv-also.html

National Heart Month 2017: Family Physicians Address the Heart of the Matter

National Heart Month 2017: Family Physicians Address the Heart of the Matter

https://www.aafp.org/news/media-center/kits/national-heart-month.html

Clinical Preventive Services Recommendations

View all clinical preventive serivces recommendations.

|AAFP Policies and Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/clinical-recommendations/clinical-practice-guidelines/clinical-preventive-services-recommendations.html

Obesity and Physical Activity

View information about the prevention of obesity and other chronic conditions. Learn about Americans In Motion-Healthy Interventions, the AAFP's program that makes fitness the treatment of choice for many chronic illnesses.

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/prevention-wellness/healthy-lifestyle/obesity-activity.html

Clerkship Flash Drive Request Form

The AAFP and American Family Physicians offer to clerkship directors a USB drive of resources to aid in clinical rotations.

https://www.aafp.org/students-residents/medical-students/fmig/lead-fmig/faculty-advisors/request-clerkship-flash-drive.html

Breastfeeding and Lactation for Medical Trainees

Read AAFP's position on breastfeeding and lactation for medical trainees.

About AAFP |AAFP Policies and Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all/breastfeeding-lactation-medical-trainees.html

EGD, Training and Credentialing of Family Physicians In (Position Paper)

Read AAFP's position paper on training and credentialing of family physicians in esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD).

About AAFP |AAFP Policies and Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all/egd-training-credentialing.html

AFP Documents with Keyword: Cancer - American Family Physician

...Case Study: A 61-year-old black man presents for a routine checkup. He has hypertension and diabetes mellitus that are well controlled with medication. During the visit, he tells you that a friend advised him to get a prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test to screen for prostate...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/viewRelatedDocumentsByKeyword.htm?keywordId=2255&page=1

AFP Documents with Keyword: Genetics - American Family Physician

...at increased risk of disease did not subsequently alter their behaviors. For example, persons at increased risk of diabetes mellitus or hypertension were no more likely to change their diet or increase their physical activity. Fancy tests do not appear to be motivators for behavior...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/viewRelatedDocumentsByKeyword.htm?keywordId=2338&page=1

Breastfeeding, Family Physicians Supporting (Position Paper)

Read the AAFP's position paper on support for breastfeeding.

About AAFP |AAFP Policies and Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all/breastfeeding-position-paper.html

Poverty and Health - The Family Medicine Perspective (Position Paper)

Find out the ways in which the American Academy of Family Physicians transforms health care to achieve optimal health for everyone.

About AAFP |AAFP Policies and Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all/poverty-health.html

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions about ADHD, from the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) National Research Network's ADHD Toolkit.

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/prevention-wellness/emotional-wellbeing/adhd-toolkit/frequently-asked-questions.html

Browse FPM Documents on Topic: org.aafp.jms.model.TaxonomyTerm@cd1b237

...Setting a goal, identifying the right patients, and implementing team care can help bring hypertension under control. January/February 2016 Issue Ring In the New Year With Five Five-Star Apps [SPPACES: App Reviews] From keeping up with preventive service recommendations...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/viewRelatedDocumentsByTaxonomy.htm?taxonomyId=226&page=0

AFP Podcast

The AFP Podcast is a discussion of the key evidence-based learning points from each issue of American Family Physician (AFP). Each episode includes brief summaries of articles and other features.

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/multimedia/podcast.html

Tips for using total time to code E/M office visits in 2021 -- FPM

Some tips for coding using total time under the new rules for E/M office visits that take effect Jan. 1, plus an example of a visit well-suited for time-based coding.

Family Practice Management : Getting Paid : FPM Home

https://www.aafp.org/journals/fpm/blogs/gettingpaid/entry/total_time_tips.html

Want to Solve Problems in Public Health? Here's How

Family physician Stewart Decker, M.D., is getting his master's degree in public health and wants you to come along for the ride. In this Fresh Perspectives blog post, he shares what he's learned so far.

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/20180316fp-mph1.html

Lifestyle Medicine Is My Prescription for Better Health

Alex Mroszczyk-McDonald, M.D., is determined to convince his patients that a healthy diet, exercise and adequate rest are better than any medication he can prescribe.

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/20191014fp-lifestylemed.html

How Do We Talk About the Worst-case Scenario?

Against the backdrop of a pandemic, Allison Edwards, M.D., ponders the best way to broach the subject of end-of-life care with a relatively young patient panel in the Fresh Perspectives blog.

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/20200520fp-endoflife.html

Beware Consequences of Delaying Primary Care in Pandemic

Although it may make sense to delay elective procedures during a pandemic, Natasha Bhuyan, M.D., writes in the Fresh Perspectives blog that primary care is essential.

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/20200625fp-coviddelay.html

AHCA Won't Help Patients Who Need It Most

We asked our new physician bloggers how the American Health Care Act would affect their patients. Most said the legislation would hurt the poor, the elderly and the disabled.

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/ahca_won_t_help_patients.html

Group Visits: A Patient-Centered Approach to Improving Pregnancy Outcomes

Group Visits: A Patient-Centered Approach to Improving Pregnancy Outcomes

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/group_visits_a_patient_centered.html

In Family Medicine, Sometimes the Hoofbeats Are Zebras

In Family Medicine, Sometimes the Hoofbeats Are Zebras

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/in_family_medicine_sometimes_the.html

Primary Care Needs a Raise -- All of Us

Family physicians and the rest of the primary care team deserve better compensation. Natasha Bhuyan, M.D., writes that investing more money in primary care would benefit not only physicians, but also their patients, staff and communities.

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/primary_care_needs_a_raise.html

Bouncing Back From Burnout in Residency

When family medicine resident Michelle Byrne, M.D., M.P.H., experienced symptoms of burnout, she acted quickly to overcome it. Read more in this Leader Voices Blog post.

AAFP News : AAFP Leader Voices | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/leadervoices/entry/20190820lv-residburnout.html

The Medical Home: Patient and Caregiver Engagement

Patient and caregiver engagement strategies such as motivational interviewing and shared decision making can improve patient outcomes in health care.

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/practice-and-career/delivery-payment-models/medical-home/patient-caregiver-engagement.html

AFP Documents with Keyword: Cancer - American Family Physician

...Kidney cancer is one of the 10 most common cancers in the United States. Risk factors include hypertension, tobacco use, obesity, and acquired cystic kidney disease in the setting of end-stage renal disease. More than 50% of patients with renal cell carcinoma are asymptomatic and...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/viewRelatedDocumentsByKeyword.htm?keywordId=2255&page=0

My Message to Students: Why Family Medicine Matters

Marking the sixth anniversary of his graduation from residency, Kurt Bravata, M.D., reflects on what he wishes every first-year medical student knew about family medicine.

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/20190619fpwhyfm.html

Clinical Case Managers Improve Chronic Care Outcomes

Clinical Case Managers Improve Chronic Care Outcomes

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/clinical_case_managers_improve_chronic.html

Global Health Offers Unparalleled Opportunity to Learn While Helping Patients

Global Health Offers Unparalleled Opportunity to Learn While Helping Patients

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/global_health_offers_unparalleled_opportunity.html

Here to Help: Launching Free Clinic Is Culmination of a Dream

Here to Help: Launching Free Clinic Is Culmination of a Dream

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/here_to_help_launching_free.html

Out of Control: What I Learned From 36 Hours in Labor

Physicians like to be in control in health care settings, but Beth Oller, M.D., says doctors -- like all patients -- relinquish much control when they are admitted to a hospital.

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/out_of_control_what_i.html

Patient Portals: Useful Resource But Expensive Mandate

Patient Portals: Useful Resource But Expensive Mandate

AAFP News : AAFP Leader Voices | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/leadervoices/entry/patient_portals_useful_resource_or.html

Continuing Medical Education (CME) for Family Medicine

Search for AAFP Continuing Medical Education (CME) activities including live, online, and subscription. AAFP members report your CME credit and view transcript. CME providers learn about AAFP Credit System.

https://www.aafp.org/cme.html

FAQs

Learn more about how to make the most of your FMX experience.

Events : Family Medicine Experience (FMX) Virtual

https://www.aafp.org/events/fmx/about/faq.html

Millennials Don't Have PCPs; Here's Why They Should

Nearly half of 18- to 29-year-olds say they don't have a primary care physician. Natasha Bhuyan, M.D., makes the case for why they should.

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/20181022fp-millennials.html

Family Physicians Can Help When Holidays Aren't Merry

Family Physicians Can Help When Holidays Aren't Merry

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/family_physicians_can_help_when.html

New Year Offers Opportunity to Help Patients Lose Weight

New Year Offers Opportunity to Help Patients Lose Weight

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/new_year_offers_opportunity_to.html

Skin in the Game: Shared Decision-making May Boost Patient Buy-in to Care Plan

Skin in the Game: Shared Decision-making May Boost Patient Buy-in to Care Plan

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/skin_in_the_game_shared.html

Free Clinics Need Our Help to Heal Patients, Communities

Leonard Reeves, M.D., shares a patient story that illustrates the powerful impact free clinics can have for those in dire need of help.

AAFP News : AAFP Leader Voices | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/leadervoices/entry/free_clinics_need_our_help.html

A three-step guide to coding for multiple skin procedures in a single visit -- FPM

Follow these three steps to bill correctly, avoid denials, and make sure you’re not leaving revenue on the table when you perform skin biopsies and lesion removals.

Family Practice Management : Quick Tips : FPM Home

https://www.aafp.org/journals/fpm/blogs/inpractice/entry/skin_procedure_coding.html

Frequently Asked Questions -- and Answers -- About Direct Primary Care

Frequently Asked Questions -- and Answers -- About Direct Primary Care

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/frequently_asked_questions_and_answers.html

Put the Rx Pad Down: Why Meds Aren't the First Step to Weight Loss

Put the Rx Pad Down: Why Meds Aren't the First Step to Weight Loss

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/put_the_rx_pad_down.html

President's Focus on Precision Medicine Could Be Catalyst for Change

President's Focus on Precision Medicine Could Be Catalyst for Change

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/president_s_focus_on_precision.html

The Folly of Judging Physicians Based on Patients' Foibles

The Folly of Judging Physicians Based on Patients' Foibles

AAFP News : AAFP Leader Voices | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/leadervoices/entry/the_folly_of_judging_physicians.html

Balancing Act: There Is More to My Life Than Just Medicine

Balancing Act: There Is More to My Life Than Just Medicine

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/balancing_act_there_is_more.html

Small Investment, Big Payoff: Grants Offer Opportunity to Improve Community Health

Small Investment, Big Payoff: Grants Offer Opportunity to Improve Community Health

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives: New Docs in Practice | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/small_investment_big_payoff_grants.html

Fit Physicians Can Lead by Example

Fit Physicians Can Lead by Example

AAFP News : AAFP Leader Voices | AAFP News Blog : Blogs

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Food Security: Take a Lesson From Your Patients

Food Security: Take a Lesson From Your Patients

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