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Americans in Motion - Healthy Interventions: A Guide to Group Visits for Chronic ...

Research indicates group visits can also provide an improved quality of care and a higher level of patient and physician satisfaction. They empower patients and also the physician and staff. Group visits allow for more time for education and relationship building. Group visits have ...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/fitness/GroupVisitAIM.pdf

Breastfeeding Is Welcome Here - Black and White Office Poster

breastfeeding

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/breastfeeding/HOPS%20Breastfeeding%20Poster%20-%20BW%20(FINAL).pdf

Breastfeeding Is Welcome Here - Color Office Poster

breastfeediing

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/breastfeeding/HOPS%20Breastfeeding%20Poster%20-%20Color%20(FINAL).pdf

Concussion (Mild Traumatic Brain Injury) adn the Team Physician: A Consensus Statement

This document provides an overview of select medical issues that are important to team physicians who are responsible for athletes with concussion. It is not intended as a standard of care, and should not be interpreted as such. This document is only a guide, and as such, is of a ...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/fitness/ACSMconcussion.pdf

Selected Issues for the Adolescent Athlete and the Team Physician: A Consensus Statement

This document provides an overview of selected medical issues that are important to team physicians who are responsible for the care and treatment of athletes. It is not intended as a standard of care and should not be interpreted as such.

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/fitness/ACSMadolescentathlete.pdf

The Team Physician and Conditioning of Athletes for Sports: A Consensus Statement

The objective of this Consensus Statement is to provide physicians who are responsible for the healthcare of teams with guidelines regarding conditioning for sports. This statement specifically addresses the role of exercise in conditioning. Nutrition and supplements are outside the ...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/fitness/ACSMconditioningofathletes.pdf

Female Athlete Issues for the Team Physician: A Consensus Statement

This document provides an overview of select musculoskeletal and medical issues that are important to team physicians who are responsible for the medical care of female athletes. It is not intended as a standard of care and should not be interpreted as such. This document is only a ...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/fitness/ACSMfemaleathlete.pdf

Selected Issues in Injury and Illness Prevention and the Team Physician: A Consensus ...

This document provides an overview of selected medical issues that are important to team physicians who are responsible for the care and treatment of athletes. It is not intended as a standard of care, and should not be interpreted as such.

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/fitness/ACSMinjuryandillness.pdf

The Team Physician and Return-to-Play Issues: A Consensus Statement

The objective of this consensus statement is to provide physicians who are responsible for the healthcare of teams with a decision process for determining when to return an injured or ill athlete to practice or competition. This statement is not intended as a standard of care, and ...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/fitness/ACSMreturntoplayissues.pdf

Sideline Preparedness for the Team Physician: A Consensus Statement

The objective of the Sideline Preparedness Statement is to provide physi- cians who are responsible for making decisions regarding the medical care of athletes with guidelines for identifying and planning for medical care and services at the site of practice or competition. It is not ...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/fitness/ACSMsidelinepreparedness.pdf

Team Physician Consensus statement

The objective of the Team Physician Consensus Statement is to provide physicians, school administrators, team owners, the general public, and individuals who are responsible for making decisions regarding the medical care of athletes and teams with guidelines for choosing a qualified ...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/fitness/ACSMteamphysicianconsensus.pdf

Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Issue Brief

The Adult ADHD (AADHD) pilot project explored clinician perceptions, attitudes and readiness to screen, diagnose and treat adult patients with AADHD. The central aim of the project was to test the feasibility and acceptability to both patients and providers of usi ng a tablet device ...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/nrn/adult-adhd-issue-brief.pdf

Postpartum Depression: Screening, Diagnosis, and Management Programs 2000 through 2010

The value and appropriateness of universal postpartum depression (PPD) screening remains controversial in the United States. To date, several PPD screening programs have been introduced and a few have been evaluated. Among those programs that have been evaluated, most report screening ...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/nrn/YawnPPDMgmntOver10Years.pdf

Treating Tobacco Dependence

Tobacco use remains the leading preventable cause of disease, disability, and death. Family physicians have influence in the fight against tobacco and nicotine use.

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/tobacco/clinicians-presentation.pdf

Ebola Frequently Asked Questions: Answers for Family Medicine Practices

Ebola Virus, FAQ

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/Ebola/Ebola%20FAQ.pdf

Coding reference tobacco use prevention and cessation counseling

Coding reference tobacco use prevention and cessation counseling

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/tobacco/codes-tobacco-cessation-counseling.pdf

Clinical Practice Guideline: Planning for Labor and Vaginal Birth After Cesarean

Cesarean deliveries are a common surgical procedure in the United States, accounting for one in three U.S. births. The primary purpose of this guideline is to provide clinicians with evidence to guide planning for labor and vaginal birth after cesarean (LAC/VBAC).

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/clinical_recommendations/AAFP%20PVBAC%20guideline.pdf

Pain Management and Opioid Abuse: A Public Health Concern

Chronic nonmalignant pain is a health care condition that affects a significant number of Americans and is associated with significant morbidity. In addition to the physical discomfort, chronic pain causes significant work absenteeism, family disruption, and impairment of normal ...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/pain_management/opioid-abuse-position-paper.pdf

Adolescent Immunization Office Champions Project

...American Academy of Family Physicians Adolescent Immunization Office Champions Project Final Report September 28, 2015 This project was supported by a Cooperative Agreement (1U66IP000676-01) from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). AAFP...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/office-champions-final-report-adolescent.pdf

JUUL Fact Sheet - Patient

...JUUL is a brand of electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) or vaping device.1 JUUL (pronounced jewel) looks like a USB drive, and is promoted as an alternative to combustible cigarettes and existing e-cigarettes or vaping devices.1 JUULing is the term used when using JUUL.1 How...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/tobacco/juuling-fact-sheet-patient.pdf

JUUL Fact Sheet -- Physician

...JUUL is a brand of Electronic Nicotine Delivery System (ENDS), electronic cigarette (e-cigarette), or vaping device.1 JUUL (pronounced jewel) looks like a USB drive, and is promoted as an alternative to combustible cigarettes and existing e-cigarettes or vaping devices.1 JUULing...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/tobacco/juuling-fact-sheet-physician.pdf

Americans in Motion - Healthy Interventions: Fitness Inventory

...Name:_ _________________________________________________________ _ Date:_______________________ We understand that physical activity, healthy eating and emotional well-being are an important part of your health. We want to partner with you to achieve your goals in these areas....

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/fitness/FitnessInventory.pdf

Americans in Motion - Healthy Interventions: Fitness Prescription

...Patient name:___________________________________________ Date:___/___/_____ Opportunity (What do I want to do?) Goal (My target) Dose (How much, how often?) Benefits (What’s in it for me?) Personal Goal(s):___________________________________...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/fitness/FitnessPrescription.pdf

Breastfeeding Basics

...Breastfeeding Basics June 2015 1 2 Objectives At the end of this presentation, the learner will be able to: Educate their patients about the benefits of breastfeeding. Assist their patients with some of the basic breastfeeding positions. Recognize and treat common...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/breastfeeding/breastfeeding-basics.pptx

Mass Participation Event Management for the Team Physician: A Consensus Statement

...Team Physician Consensus Statement Mass Participation Event Management for the Team Physician: A Consensus Statement DEFINITION Mass participation event management is medical administration and par- ticipant care at these sporting events. Medical management provides safety...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/fitness/ACSMeventmanagement.pdf

Back-to-School Scheduling Postcard

...Highlight on VACCINATION 4 TEENS We hope you and your family had a wonderful summer! With school starting soon, we are sending a reminder about scheduling a check-up for your 16-year-old. Some important vaccinations may be needed at this age, and we want to help your teen be...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/vaccines-teens/hops19-v4t-back-to-school.pdf

Content for Office Websites

...Highlight on VACCINATION 4 TEENS © This program provided through the AAFP Foundation with support from Sanofi Pasteur. © 2019 American Academy of Family Physicians Updated 05/19 Parents, Please Remember: Vaccines Are CDC-Recommended 4 Teens Too! We know the...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/vaccines-teens/hops19-v4t-content-office.pdf

Content for Office Social Media Channels

...Highlight on VACCINATION 4 TEENS This program was provided through the AAFP Foundation with support from Sanofi Pasteur. © 2019 American Academy of Family Physician Updated 05/19 f Suggested Timing Facebook Content Twitter Content Winter Attention parents of teens!...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/vaccines-teens/hops19-v4t-content-social.pdf

First Scheduling Postcard

...We see that your teenager is turning 16 in the coming months. This is a great time to schedule a check-up and ensure that your teen has received the recommended immunizations. Highlight on VACCINATION 4 TEENS The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) considers...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/vaccines-teens/hops19-v4t-first-scheduling.pdf

Fact Sheet on Teen Vaccination

...This program was provided through the AAFP Foundation with support from Sanofi Pasteur. © 2019 American Academy of Family Physician Updated 05/19 *MenACWY = Quadrivalent meningococcal vaccine that helps protect against invasive disease caused by serogroups A, C, W, and Y; the CDC...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/vaccines-teens/hops19-v4t-facts-vaccination.pdf

Flu Reminder Postcard

...Fall is almost here… and so is flu season. Highlight on VACCINATION 4 TEENS We are sending a reminder to all parents of our teenage patients that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends that teens get the flu vaccine every year. Please contact our...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/vaccines-teens/hops19-v4t-flu-reminder.pdf

From Heartbreak to Hero Testimonial Letter

...From Heartbreak to Hero After Becky’s death, my wife Dee Dee and I have made it our mission, in honor of our daughter, to educate other parents, teens, physicians, nurses, teachers, and policymakers about the importance of vaccination. This has been my mission and my cause for over...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/vaccines-teens/hops19-v4t-heartbreak.pdf

Reminder Emails/Letters and Texts

...Highlight on VACCINATION 4 TEENS This program was provided through the AAFP Foundation with support from Sanofi Pasteur. © 2019 American Academy of Family Physician Updated 05/19 This material provides you and your practice with reminders that can be sent to...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/vaccines-teens/hops19-v4t-reminder-email.pdf

Scheduling Reminder -- Letter Size

...• Babies and children get a vaccine called DTaP to help protect them from diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis (whooping cough), but the protection starts to wear off as they get older. • All preteens should get one Tdap shot, the booster for DTaP, at age 11 or 12. If they did not...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/vaccines-teens/hops19-v4t-reminder-letter.pdf

Scheduling Reminder -- Poster Size

...• Meningococcal meningitis is a rare, but serious disease that can claim a life in as little as one day. • Teens are at an increased risk for catching meningitis because of things they often do, like sharing water bottles, living in dorms, and kissing. • For the best protection...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/vaccines-teens/hops19-v4t-reminder-poster.pdf

Resource Library Guidance

...Resource Library Highlight on VACCINATION 4 TEENS At a Glance Fact Sheet on Teen Vaccination Purpose: This fact sheet provides a snapshot of statistics showcasing the millions of teens that are under-vaccinated. Recommended for: Distribution/discussion at staff meetings, trainings,...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/vaccines-teens/hops19-v4t-resource-library.pdf

Precripción : Dejar de Fumar

...nombre del paciente: _______________________________________________ fecha: ___________________ fecha para dejar de fumar: ________ Justo antes de su fecha para dejar de fumar: • • Escriba sus razones personales para dejar de fumar. Vea su lista a menudo. • Lleve un diario...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/tobacco/prescription-pad-spanish.pdf

Guía Para Dejar de Fumar

...(800) QUIT NOW guía Para dejar DE FUMAR (800) QUIT NOW ¡Felicitaciones por su decisión de dejar de fumar! Dejar de fumar es una excelente manera de mejorar su salud y la salud de las personas a su alrededor. Decidir dejar de fumar es el primer paso hacia ser un no fumador. La...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/tobacco/stop-smoking-spanish.pdf

Addressing Alcohol Use Practice Manual

...Addressing Alcohol Use practice manual An Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention Program FASD FASDFAMILY andCOMMUNITY MEDICINE Ensure every patient who uses alcohol is identified, screened for risky drinking, and offered appropriate brief intervention,...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/alcohol/alcohol-manual.pdf

Quit Smoking Guide

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/tobacco/stop-smoking-guide.pdf

Measles: It Isn't Just A Little Rash

...Measles IT ISN’T JUST A LITTLE RASH Measles can be dangerous, especially for babies and young children. MEASLES SYMPTOMS TYPICALLY INCLUDE • High fever (may spike to more than 104° F) • Cough • Runny nose • Red, watery eyes • Rash breaks out 3-5 days after symptoms...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/measles/measles_infographic_branded.pdf

The EveryOne Project -- Food Insecurity

...© 2018 american academy of family physicians page 1 Food Insecurity The EveryONE ProjectTM Advancing health equity in every community health equity issue briefs Key Messages • The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) supports federal nutrition programs as a matter...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/everyone_project/food-insecurity-brief.pdf

The Physician Advocate: Advancing Policies That Support Health Equity

...© 2018 american academy of family physicians The EveryONE ProjectTM Advancing health equity in every community Understanding the linkages between health equity and government policies is essential to ensuring that health equity is truly addressed. Health care needs to be active in...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/everyone_project/physican-advocate.pdf

Social Determinants of Health: Family Physicians' Role

...The EveryONE Project Social Determinants of Health (SDoH): Family Physicians’ Role AAFP members were invited to give input in the 2017 Social Determinants of Health Survey*. Results show that family physicians want to help address their patients’ SDoH, but face barriers against...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/everyone_project/sdoh-survey-results.pdf

AAFP_POSTER2

...... and measles, mumps, and rubella and tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis and meningitis and polio and chickenpox and shingles and pneumonia and hepatitis A and hepatitis B and HPV. It may be flu season, but there’s more to fight than just influenza. Visit...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/2020-vaccine-promos/poster-roll-your-sleeve.pdf

AAFP_POSTER1

...Train your defenses. Keep everyone safe. Vaccines help your immune system make antibodies without getting sick. Visit familydoctor.org/vaccines to learn more. Powered by the AAFP

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/2020-vaccine-promos/poster-train-your-defenses.pdf

PatientCard-r3

...By getting a vaccine, you are not only taking care of your own health, you’re also preventing the spread of life-threatening diseases. That means you’re potentially saving the lives of countless others who may not be able to get vaccinated themselves. So wear this bandage with pride....

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/2020-vaccine-promos/vaccines-campaign-patient-card.pdf

Immunization for Pregnant Women: A Call to Action

...MATERNAL IMMUNIZATION - TASK FORCE - Immunization for Pregnant Women: A Call to Action from the American Academy of Family Physicians; American College of Nurse-Midwives; American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists; and Association of Women’s Health,...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/2020_Maternal_%20Immunization_Call_to_%20Action.pdf

National Research Network Annual Report 2019-2020

...A M E R I C A N A C A D E M Y O F F A M I L Y P H Y S I C I A N S NATIONAL NATIONAL RESEARCH RESEARCH NETWORKNETWORK Measuring impact. Delivering value. 2019-2020 2019-2020 ANNUAL REPORTANNUAL REPORT • LETTER FROM OUR LEADERS....................................PAGE 3 • A...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/nrn/NRN-Annual-Report-2019-2020.pdf

2019 Recommendations of the AMA Opioid Task Force

...© 2019 American Medical Association. All rights reserved. AMA Opioid Task Force issues new recommendations to urge policymakers to protect patients’ access to evidence-based treatment, remove barriers to comprehensive pain care The AMA Opioid Task Force is comprised of...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/pain_management/hops19-ama-opioid-recs.pdf

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