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Primary Care Learning Modules

As part of the HRSA Funded Primary Care Transformation Fellowship, the URH developed a series of modules of interest to practicing primary care clinicians. Each course is self-contained, online, easy to follow, and has free CME. They range in time from 30-60 minutes.

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NYSAFP Nominations to the AAFP

NYSAFP is pleased to support Dr. Tochi Iroku-Malize for AAFP President-Elect & Dr. Sarah Nosal for AAFP Board of Director. 



 

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Call for Winter Weekend Presentations

Call for Winter Weekend Presentations here!

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New Program Alert:  TLC Virtual Resiliency  

The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated physician burnout. NYSAFP has partnered with TLC Virtual Resiliency (TLC-VR) to offer a virtual, six-week curriculum to enhance resilience resulting in reduced stress and burnout.
 
To register or request additional information: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/RBDXPFR 
 

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NOMINATIONS WANTED FOR NEW YORK STATE FAMILY EDUCATOR & PHYSICIAN OF THE YEAR

In 1991, the New York State Academy of Family Physicians established an award for excellence in family practice education. This award is known as the "Family Practice Educator of the Year" Award and is given annually to recognize excellence in education. Several years ago we started including Volunteer Educators.

Additionally, each year the New York State Academy of Family Physicians awards one family physician the title of "Family Physician of the Year” for New York State on the basis of outstanding service to patients and community, and devotion to Family Practice. The only other requirement is that nominees be members in good standing of the New York State Academy of Family Physicians (NYSAFP/AAFP).

Please fill out the following form submitting names of people you feel will be deserving of this award by April 23.

The award will be presented at the Congress of Delegates of the NYSAFP May 23, 2021.

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Self-Study (Online) CME Opportunity

NYSAFP in partnership with the New York State Health Foundation and Avalere Health presents this four-part podcast series to further improve consumer transparency in health care.
Please complete the pre-assessment prior to viewing the podcasts and the post-assessment upon completion:

Pre-Assessment: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/57Z8ZJ2
Post-Assessment: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/59FZNNV

Podcast #1,
Why Should Clinicians Routinely Talk with Their Patients About the Expected Costs of Care? (0.25 Enduring Materials, Self-Study AAFP Prescribed Credit)
https://soundcloud.com/avalere-health/e1-why-should-primary-care-clinicians-routinely-talk-with-their-patients-about-the-expected-costs-of-care

Podcast #2,
A Guide to Integrating Cost-of-Care Conversations into Workflow (0.25 Enduring Materials, Self-Study AAFP Prescribed Credit)
https://soundcloud.com/avalere-health/e2-quick-tips-for-clinicians-on-how-to-talk-with-patients-about-the-expected-costs-of-care

Podcast #3,
Recommendations for How to Overcome Common Barriers When Implementing Cost-of-Care Conversations (0.25 Enduring Materials, Self-Study AAFP Prescribed Credit)
https://avalere.com/podcasts/e3-a-guide-to-integrating-cost-of-care-conversations-into-workflow

Podcast #4,
How do I start the Conversation? Tools for Talking to our Patients about Cost &/or Quality (0.25 Enduring Materials, Self-Study AAFP Prescribed Credit)
https://avalere.com/podcasts/e4-recommendations-for-how-to-overcome-common-barriers-when-implementing-cost-of-care-conversations

This enduring materials activity, Cost of Care Podcasts, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 1 Prescribed credit (.25 each podcast) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Submit CME with the AAFP via https://nf.aafp.org/cme/reporting/ClaimCredit.aspx
For additional information or cost of care resources contact jill@nysafp.org
 
 

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Let's Get Immunized NY

Let's Get Immunized NY strives to provide all New Yorkers reliable and trustworthy information on immunization and encourage New Yorkers to get recommended vaccines. Additionally, we advocate for policies that protect and improve access to immunization, increase awareness of the public health benefits of vaccination, and address health disparities with vaccine access, especially in medically underserved areas and communities with low immunization rates.

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NYSAFP Media Kit

Promote your business to our 6,000+ members, click here for the 2020 - 2021 media kit

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Office Visit Protocols for your Patients’ 6 Most Prevalent Medical Conditions:

Office Visit Protocols for your Patients’ 6 Most Prevalent  Medical Conditions:

  1. Weight Loss Screening and Counseling: For Doctors  |  For Patients
  2. Tobacco Cessation
  3. Depression Screening and Counseling
  4. General Anxiety Disorder
  5.  Alcohol Abuse Screening and Counseling
  6.  Drug Abuse Screening and Counseling

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