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NRN-HOMER-Announcement-Flyer.pdf

...New Study: Home vs Office for Medication Enhanced Recovery (HOMER) ➢ Is your community affected by opioid use disorder (OUD)? Do you provide medication assisted treatment (MAT) for your patients with opioid dependence or OUD? Unsure if you’re providing the best care possible? ➢...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/nrn/NRN-HOMER-Announcement-Flyer.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

safe-storage.pdf

...The American Medical Association Task Force to Reduce Opioid Abuse strongly supports the education and awareness of physicians, patients, policymakers, and other key stakeholders regarding the risks of prescription opioids and other medications if they are not taken as...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/pain_management/safe-storage.pdf

Considerations for Pregnancy, Breastfeeding, and COVID-19

...Considerations for Pregnancy, Breastfeeding, and COVID-19 Patients who are pregnant may be at an increased risk of severe illness from COVID-19 and adverse events such as preterm birth. Although patients who were pregnant or lactating were not included in the vaccine trials, these...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/AAFP-COVID-Breastfeeding-Policy.pdf

COVID-19: Guidance for Family Physicians on Preventive and Non-Urgent Care

...COVID-19: Guidance for Family Physicians on Preventive and Non-Urgent Care AAFP supports the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) CDC mitigation strategy as a framework for family physicians to protect patients, families and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic. Family...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/AAFP-COVID-Non-Urgent-Care-Statement.pdf

AAFP Policy on COVID-19 Therapeutics

...AAFP Policy on COVID-19 Therapeutics The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), which represents 136,700 Family Physicians, Family Medicine residents, and medical students, acknowledges the pressures facing the healthcare system to rapidly address the COVID-19 pandemic...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/AAFP-COVID-Therapeutics-Policy.pdf

cdc-vital-signs-zika.pdf

...3 Zika Virus Protecting Pregnant Women and Babies 44 states reported cases of pregnant women with evidence of Zika in 2016. Most were travel-associated. 44 1 in 4 Only 1 in 4 babies with possible congenital Zika were reported to have received brain imaging after birth. 1...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/cdc-vital-signs-zika.pdf

COVID-19 Contact Tracing Family Medicine Guidance

...Contact Tracing Family Medicine Guidance Contact tracing is a core disease control measure employed by local and state health departments and can be used as a key strategy to prevent the spread of COVID-19. As the U.S. looks to reopen and manage the COVID-19 pandemic, the AAFP is...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/COVID-Contact-Tracing-Guidance.pdf

COVID-19 Office Prep Checklist

...COVID-19 Education • Educate staff about coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), and why it is important to contain the outbreak. • Educate staff on facility policies and practices to minimize chance of exposure to respiratory pathogens including SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/COVID-19-office-prep-checklist.pdf

Considerations on Reopening Your Practice

...Considerations on Reopening Face to Face Visits in Your Practice Conflicting information is causing confusion as practices carefully weigh resuming in-person visits. This guidance is meant to help you weigh these decisions. As more evidence becomes available, AAFP will update its...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/COVID19-Considerations-Resuming-Inperson-Visits.pdf

2020 COVID and Flu - Member FAQs

...Family Physician FAQs: COVID-19 or the Flu? What causes COVID-19 and the flu? • COVID-19 is caused by a new coronavirus (called SARS-CoV-2). • Seasonal flu can be caused by different subtypes of Influenza A or Influenza B viruses. The subtypes of these viruses vary each year,...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/COVID19-and-Flu-Member-FAQs.pdf

COVID-19 Vaccine Myths

...MYTH 1: You can delay routine vaccinations until the pandemic is over. You shouldn’t postpone your vaccinations. Routine childhood and adult vaccinations are an important part of maintaining your health because they prevent other illnesses. Talk with your family physician about what...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/COVID19-Vaccine-Myths.pdf

16-Year-Old Patients: Make Sure They Receive Their Annual Well Visit and Vaccinations

...Dear Colleague: August 1, 2019 The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), American College Health Association (ACHA), American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), American Pharmacists Association (APhA), Society for...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/hops19-colleague-letter-sixteen.pdf

HISTORY FORM - ENGLISH

...GENERAL QUESTIONS (Explain Yes answers at the end of this form. Circle questions if you don’t know the answer.) Yes No 1. Do you have any concerns that you would like to discuss with your provider? 2. Has a provider ever denied or restricted your participation in sports for any...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/hops19-history-form-english.pdf

HISTORY FORM - SPANISH

...■ EVALUACIÓN FÍSICA PREVIA A LA PARTICIPACIÓN FORMULARIO DE HISTORIAL CLÍNICO Nota: Complete y firme este formulario (con la supervisión de sus padres si es menor de 18 años) antes de acudir a su cita. Nombre: ________________________________________________________ Fecha de...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/hops19-history-form-spanish.pdf

MEDICAL ELIGIBILITY FORM

...■ PREPARTICIPATION PHYSICAL EVALUATION MEDICAL ELIGIBILITY FORM Name: _______________________________________________________ Date of birth: _________________________ □ Medically eligible for all sports without restriction □ Medically eligible for all sports without restriction...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/hops19-medical-eligibility.pdf

PHYSICAL EXAMINATION FORM

...■ PREPARTICIPATION PHYSICAL EVALUATION PHYSICAL EXAMINATION FORM Name: _________________________________________________________________ Date of birth: ____________________________ PHYSICIAN REMINDERS 1. Consider additional questions on more-sensitive issues. • Do you feel...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/hops19-physical-examination-form.pdf

Provider Pocket Reference

...ACA POCKET GUIDE FOR PROVIDERS HealthCare.gov: Your patients can apply for coverage, compare options, and enroll in a plan. If their state runs its own Marketplace, use the state’s website instead of HealthCare.gov. Open Enrollment for 2016 Coverage: November 1, 2015 - January 31,...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/pocket-reference.pdf

State COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plans

...State COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plans Updated 2/24/21 CDC Executive Summaries by State: https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/covid-19/covid19-vaccination- guidance.html CDC COVID-19 Vaccination Program Interim Playbook for Jurisdiction Operations: https://w...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/State-COVID19-Vaccine-Distribution-Plans.pdf

Screenin for Sexually Transmitted Infections - Practice Manual

...Screening for Sexually Transmitted Infections practice manual Screening for Sexually Transmitted Infections 1 Table of Contents Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .2 Current Recommendations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/sti/hops19-sti-manual.pdf

Taking an Accurate Sexual History - Sample Script

...Taking an Accurate Sexual History Sample Script Based upon the patient’s answers, determine if a more detailed risk assessment is needed. Use the 5 P’s approach: I am going to ask you a few questions about your sexual history. I ask everyone these questions, as they are important...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/sti/hops19-sti-script.pdf

Coding Reference for Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Counseling

...In 2014, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) began requiring insurance plans to cover many clinical preventive services. Two of the covered preventive services include: • Tobacco use screening for adults and adolescents • Tobacco cessation counseling for adults...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/tobacco/2020_Coding_Tobacco_Prevention.pdf

Electronic Cigarettes: What You Need to Know (Spanish)

...¿Qué son los cigarrillos electrónicos? Los cigarrillos electrónicos (también conocidos como e-cigarettes o e-cigs) son aparatos que funcionan con baterías. Estos usan cartuchos llenos con un líquido que contiene nicotina, saborizante y otros químicos. El cigarrillo electrónico calienta...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/tobacco/e-cig-handout-spanish.pdf

Electronic Cigarettes: What You Need to Know

...What are electronic cigarettes? Electronic cigarettes (also called e-cigarettes or e-cigs) are battery-powered devices. They use cartridges filled with a liquid that contains nicotine, flavoring, and other chemicals. This liquid is heated by the e-cigarette. It turns into a vapor that...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/tobacco/e-cig-handout.pdf

Office Champions FQHC Project - Final Report

...1 American Academy of Family Physicians Office Champions Tobacco Cessation Federally Qualified Health Centers Project FINAL REPORT February 11, 2014 This project was supported by Pfizer Inc in collaboration with the Smoking Cessation Leadership Center...

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

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