California family physician, Dr. John Fankhauser was included as one of TIME Magazine's persons of the year. We congratulate and thank all #EbolaFighters for their heroic efforts. #2014YearFP
Bolstering a chief complaint about Obamacare coverage, California regulators said two major health insurers violated state law by overstating the number of doctors available to patients.
CAFP champions family medicine and helps FPs improve their everyday practice lives.
Looking for a CME program in your area, your Chapter’s next meeting, the link to register for the CAFP’s ASA? This easy-to-use, real-time calendar includes the latest information on CME, Chapter and Academy events – from ASA to advocacy to student and resident events. This is your resource for locations, times, registration and event details.
Expanding the family physician workforce is a priority for CAFP. In this section you’ll find statistics, white papers, pipeline programs, graduate medical education funding, and more all focused around ensuring a stable and sufficient family physician workforce for California. Learn how YOU can be a part of the solution.
The Practice University, a catalog of PCMH information, assists family physicians in exploring the medical home model and transforming their practice. You will find materials on PCMH programming to facilitate NCQA recognition, a library of tools and resources, inspiring narratives from your colleagues, PCMH coaching services and more.
The latest headlines affecting family medicine: newspaper articles, online blogs and forums, and stories on radio and TV. We follow the press for news about CAFP members, updates on important issues to your specialty, practice and patients. We are thrilled to spotlight family physicians, residents and students making the news!
Family Medicine piquing your interest? Already enrolled in a residency program and looking for your first job? Or are you a mid-career professional looking for a chance of pace or location? Look no further for information on what family medicine careers, tips and tricks for securing your perfect job, and job listings for family physicians.
The mission of the California Academy of Family Physicians Foundation is to advance the delivery of accessible, compassionate and comprehensive health care to the people of California by supporting the goals and projects of the California Academy of Family Physicians and securing diverse philanthropic resources in order to accomplish those goals.