The Kern County Board of Supervisors has demonstrated its commitment to the health of the people of Kern County by finding a way to continue training much-needed primary care physicians locally.
A bipartisan plan has been released by Republican and Democratic legislative leaders in both the Senate and the House to repeal and permanently replace the flawed Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) formula.
Since 1948 the CAFP has been advocating for you and your patients.
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 Transformation Center, a warehouse of PCMH information and CME programming, provides information related to the medical home and transforming your practice. You will find materials on PCMH programming to facilitate NCQA recognition, inspiring narratives, practice transformation 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.