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ALSO Armed Forces

AAFP's Advanced Learning Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) is an approved option for the Department of Defense-mandated training for staff involved in the provision of military maternity care and meets all requirements of the program.

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/also/armed-forces.html

Hold a Course

Bring the very best training opportunity to maternity care providers in your area when you hold an Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) Course. Begin the process here.

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

Practice and Career

This AAFP News section features stories on professional issues that affect how family physicians run their practices and design their work teams to offer high-quality health care.

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

NRN

The AAFP National Research Network (NRN) conducts and disseminates primary care research to improve primary care for the nation.

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/nrn.html

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

New Research Shows Fewer Family Physicians Seeing Children

New longitudinal research conducted in Vermont shows that fewer family physicians are taking care of children. Rather, the researchers verified previous findings that showed a temporal trend of child visits moving from family medicine to pediatric practices.

https://www.aafp.org/news/practice-professional-issues/20190911fpschildren.html

Family Medicine Is Ticket to Wide World of Sports Medicine

Amy Leu, D.O., combined two of her passions -- sports and health care -- in a career that has taken her around the globe.

https://www.aafp.org/news/family-doc-focus/20190826fdf-leu.html

Tackling Patients' Social Needs May Reduce Clinician Burnout

New research has found that when patients' social needs are adequately addressed, primary care clinicians may experience less burnout. Having social needs resources on site or nearby and having specialized staff in the clinic appeared to serve as an effective buffer to clinician burnout.

https://www.aafp.org/news/focus-on-physician-well-being/20191120socialneeds-burnout.html

Expanding the Primary Care Pipeline

Julie Phillips, M.D., M.P.H., is using research to understand the factors that influence student choice and, ultimately, improve the family physician pipeline.

https://www.aafp.org/news/family-doc-focus/20180910fdf-phillips.html

Treatment and Management

The primary goal of treatment is to minimize the impact of ADHD symptoms on patient function while maximizing the patient’s ability to compensate or cope with any remaining difficulties. Not all symptoms can be resolved with treatment; it is important to manage expectations of treatment...

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/prevention-wellness/emotional-wellbeing/adhd-toolkit/treatment-and-management.html

Change Is Hard: What Really Happens When You Try to Implement a New Care Model

...a New Care Model 10 | FAMILY PRACTICE MANAGEMENT | www.aafp.org/fpm | November/December 2017 © L A U R E N T C IL L U F F O Downloaded from the Family Practice Management website at www.aafp.org/fpm. Copyright © 2017 American Academy of Family...

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Lock In Telehealth Flexibility, Protections, Says AAFP

In two recent letters, the AAFP and other groups asked Congress for permanent telehealth flexibility and laid out principles to ensure ongoing virtual care success.

https://www.aafp.org/news/government-medicine/20200702telehealthletters.html

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...Empowered CMAs and Nursing Staff to Improve Team-based Care [Feature] Highly trained workers can perform more visit-related tasks, boosting care quality and reducing physician burnout. March/April 2018 Issue A Team-Based Care Model That Improves Job Satisfaction [Feature]...

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...Empowered CMAs and Nursing Staff to Improve Team-based Care [Feature] Highly trained workers can perform more visit-related tasks, boosting care quality and reducing physician burnout. March/April 2018 Issue A Team-Based Care Model That Improves Job Satisfaction [Feature]...

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...Empowered CMAs and Nursing Staff to Improve Team-based Care [Feature] Highly trained workers can perform more visit-related tasks, boosting care quality and reducing physician burnout. March/April 2018 Issue A Team-Based Care Model That Improves Job Satisfaction [Feature]...

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...Using Empowered CMAs and Nursing Staff to Improve Team-based Care [Feature] Highly trained workers can perform more visit-related tasks, boosting care quality and reducing physician burnout. September/October 2018 Issue 10 Ways to Keep Your Quality Improvement Team...

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...Using Empowered CMAs and Nursing Staff to Improve Team-based Care [Feature] Highly trained workers can perform more visit-related tasks, boosting care quality and reducing physician burnout. September/October 2018 Issue 10 Ways to Keep Your Quality Improvement Team...

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CDC Launches #HowIRecommend Vaccination Video Series

The CDC launched a new website for its #HowIRecommend videos series, featuring health care professionals talking about how they recommend vaccines to different types of patients.

https://www.aafp.org/news/health-of-the-public/20190813reccvaccvideos.html

Sponsor a BLSO Course

Bring the Basic Life Support in Obstetrics (BLSO) Course to your area to equip emergency personnel and first responders with life-saving maternity care knowledge and skills.

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/blso/sponsor.html

AAFP to CMS: Medicare Rules Must Cut Burden, Empower FPs

In response to a proposed rule for Medicare Advantage and Medicare Part D plans, the AAFP advised CMS to focus on changes that make it easier for their patients.

https://www.aafp.org/news/government-medicine/20200416partscdrule.html

Guidelines on the Supervision of Certified Nurse Midwives, Nurse Practitioners and ...

Explore the guidelines set for family physicians for the supervision of non-physician providers.

About AAFP |AAFP Policies and Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all/guidelines-supervision.html

AAFP Sustains Fight to Reduce Administrative Complexity for Family Medicine

AAFP Sustains Fight to Reduce Administrative Burden for Family Medicine

https://www.aafp.org/news/media-center/kits/aafp-sustains-fight-to-reduce-administrative-burden-for-family-medicine.html

Updated E/M Documentation Rules Good for Preceptors

CMS has changed evaluation and management documentation guidelines to expand medical students' ability to document -- with physician verification -- in the medical record.

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20180216studentdocumentation.html

FPs Opine on Practice Transformation Network Experience

New research from the American Board of Family Medicine examines why physicians joined a practice transformation network, what they expected and what they got from the experience.

https://www.aafp.org/news/practice-professional-issues/20190528ptnetworsks.html

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...The Shifting Role of the Primary Care Physician [The Last Word] "A physician is obligated to consider more than a diseased organ, more even than the whole man - he must view the man in his world." -- Dr. Harvey Cushing May/June 2014 Issue Seven Sins in Modern Medicine...

Family Practice Management

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AAFP Clinical Policies

View all AAFP Clinical Policies.

|AAFP Policies and Recommendations

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

New Transformation in Practice Series Simplifies Change

A new product created for family physicians is now available to be used as a team-based tool that makes practice improvement smoother and easier.

https://www.aafp.org/news/practice-professional-issues/20180525tips.html

Keys to High-Quality, Low-Cost Care: Empanelment, Attribution, and Risk Stratification

...physicians and care teams to group patients into levels (i.e., strata) of risk that are based on factors such as diagnosis, health severity, social determinants of health, and care utilization. It is implemented at the practice level to support longitudinal care management and...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2020/0900/fpm20200900p37.pdf

AAFP Letter to CMS Requesting Codes to be Added to the "Primary Care Exemption" List - ...

...and Medicaid Services Department of Health and Human Services 200 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20201 Re: Expanding the primary care exception code list Dear Administrator Verma: On behalf of the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), which represents 134,600 family...

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/payment/medicare/LT-CMS-PrimaryCareExemption-100919.pdf

Lessons Learned From a Legislative Victory

Tennessee AFP President Sherry L. Robbins, M.D., writes that courage and collaboration were critical in shutting down a potentially harmful scope-of-practice bill in her state legislature.

https://www.aafp.org/news/opinion/20180622gsted-tennafp.html

Workforce Reform

Read AAFP's recommendations of the reforms needed to address the family physician workforce.

About AAFP |AAFP Policies and Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all/workforce-reform.html

AAFP Working to Improve Community Health Outcomes

The AAFP played a key role in the recent release of a new framework to spark collaboration between the public health and health care sectors to improve community health outcomes.

https://www.aafp.org/news/health-of-the-public/20180703hlthframewrk.html

Rural Practice: Graduate Medical Education for (Position Paper)

Read AAFP's position paper on the inclusion of rural health skills and necessary training standards in medical education.

About AAFP |AAFP Policies and Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all/rural-practice-gme.html

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...New codes for cognitive assessment and care planning, team-based care management, prolonged preventive services, and anticoagulation management are among this year’s changes. January/February 2017 Issue New Codes, New Payment Opportunities for 2017 [Feature] This year's...

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...New codes for cognitive assessment and care planning, team-based care management, prolonged preventive services, and anticoagulation management are among this year’s changes. January/February 2017 Issue New Codes, New Payment Opportunities for 2017 [Feature] This year's...

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...New codes for cognitive assessment and care planning, team-based care management, prolonged preventive services, and anticoagulation management are among this year’s changes. November/December 2017 Issue Getting Paid for Screening and Assessment Services [Feature] If...

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AAFP Delivers Strong Advice to Reduce Maternal Morbidity

The AAFP recently sent a detailed response to a Senate Finance Committee request for information on how to improve the nation's maternal morbidity and mortality rates.

https://www.aafp.org/news/government-medicine/20200420maternalrfi.html

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...New codes for cognitive assessment and care planning, team-based care management, prolonged preventive services, and anticoagulation management are among this year’s changes. May/June 2017 Issue Using Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention to Address Patients' Risky...

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...New codes for cognitive assessment and care planning, team-based care management, prolonged preventive services, and anticoagulation management are among this year’s changes. May/June 2017 Issue Using Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention to Address Patients' Risky...

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...New codes for cognitive assessment and care planning, team-based care management, prolonged preventive services, and anticoagulation management are among this year’s changes. January/February 2017 Issue New Codes, New Payment Opportunities for 2017 [Feature] This year's...

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...New codes for cognitive assessment and care planning, team-based care management, prolonged preventive services, and anticoagulation management are among this year’s changes. January/February 2017 Issue New Codes, New Payment Opportunities for 2017 [Feature] This year's...

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Education for Medical Students and Residents

Understand what to look for in your during your training to nurture your interest in using you family medicine skills for global health.

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/global-health/education.html

Preparing for Global Health Work as a Family Physician

Learn how family physicians are uniquely prepared to make a difference in global health and discover how physicians can become prepared to serve.

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/global-health/prepare.html

From the Editor Department Collection

...Coding: Procedure coding (CPT, HCPCS)-CPT: Transitional care codes Coding: Procedure coding (CPT, HCPCS)-Procedure coding, general Documentation-Documentation, general Family medicine (the specialty)-American Academy of Family Physicians Family medicine (the...

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From the Editor Department Collection

...Coding: Procedure coding (CPT, HCPCS)-CPT: Transitional care codes Coding: Procedure coding (CPT, HCPCS)-Procedure coding, general Documentation-Documentation, general Family medicine (the specialty)-American Academy of Family Physicians Family medicine (the...

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Yes, There's a Doctor on Board -- and She's a Family Physician

Kim Yu, M.D., writes that two in-flight emergencies during an international flight taught her important lessons about teamwork, collaboration and communication.

https://www.aafp.org/news/opinion/20180614guested-yu.html

Striving for Birth Equity: Family Medicine's Role in Overcoming Disparities in Maternal...

Position Paper on Striving for Birth Equity.

About AAFP |AAFP Policies and Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all/birth-equity-pos-paper.html

Communication Tools for FMIGs

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https://www.aafp.org/students-residents/medical-students/fmig/lead-fmig/fmig-communication-tools.html

Making Sense of MACRA: Aligning Transitional Care Management With the Quality Payment ...

...Making Sense of MACRA: Aligning Transitional Care Management (TCM) with the Quality Payment Program (QPP) November 2017 Learn more | aafp.org/MACRAReady MACRAready The Shift to Value-Based Payment Learn how coordinated care benefits patients, QPP performance, and your bottom...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2017/1100/fpm20171100p21-rt1.pdf

Get Started

Begin using the Office Champions Adult Immunizations tool

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/prevention-wellness/immunizations-vaccines/office-champtions/get-started.html

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