CAFP shares its thoughts on how it will approach the nomination of Dr. Price as HHS Secretary, and why we'll need the support of our members, now more than ever, to ensure our values and policies are protected and advanced.
Now is a great time to register for the 2017 Family Medicine Clinical Forum. Early Bird registration ends December 10. The Forum is your opportunity to earn more than 25 CME credits, network with colleagues and friends, hear family medicine's finest speakers, visit our Exhibit Hall, chat with FM Residents about their research posters, and see San Francisco! Come celebrate with us! The Early Bird Gets the Forum Worm! http://www.familydocs.org/17forum
CAFP’s All Member Advocacy Meeting (AMAM) is a great two-day event of advocacy training and leadership skills development learned alongside your fellow family medicine champions who share your enthusiasm for your patients and the specialty. This meeting transforms dedicated, socially-minded family physicians into superstar advocates! Click here for all the DETAILS!
Our Ready to Lead program launched on November 11 with 28 amazing emerging leaders/mentors in their first face-to-face seminar. The next 18-months will be exciting and the future is bright!
Following Tuesday’s presidential election, much uncertainty abounds about the future of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Statements made by President-elect Donald Trump during his election campaign indicated that he would dismantle the ACA within the first 100 days of his administration. CAFP and AAFP strongly advocated for the ACA, adhering to our core belief that everyone has a right to health care.
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Looking for a CME program in your area, your Chapter’s next meeting, the link to register for the CAFP’s Forum? This easy-to-use, real-time calendar includes the latest information on, Chapter and Academy events – from CME to advocacy to student and resident events. This is your resource for event details and registration!
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 PCMH 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 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.
The mission of the California Academy of Family Physicians Foundation is to advance the delivery of accessible, comprehensive health care to the people of California by supporting the goals and projects of CAFP and securing diverse philanthropic resources in order to accomplish those goals.