MAFP 29th Annual Family Medicine Update- Virtual Event
The MAFP has decided to make 2021's Annual UPDATE a Virtual Event.
The decision was made after carefully considering public health & safety, as well as uncertainties related to COVID-19 travel & meeting restrictions.
Save the Dates & join us all online from anywhere!
May 21 & 22, 2021
Unable to attend the MAFP Annual Update Sept 18/19, 2020?
REGISTRATION for ENDURING (non-live) CREDIT AVAILABLE AT REDUCED RATE - HERE!
Maine Responds Emergency Health Volunteer System, the online registration system for public health, healthcare and emergency response volunteers for the State of Maine. HERE
AAFP's COVID-19 Collection:
New topics include outpatient management of COVID-19 infection, sports during the pandemic, and the coronavirus vaccine. See the latest resources in the collection that is open-access and frequently updated.
The EveryONE Project, developed by the AAFP's Center for Diversity and Health Equity, released a screening toolkit to help family physicians assess patients' social determinants of health. The toolkit contains an outline of a team-based approach to SDOH screening, questions for determining a patient's social needs, and resources and tools to help plan how to address deficiencies.
Maine Responds Emergency Health Volunteer System
Online registration system for public health, healthcare and emergency response volunteers for the State of Maine. HERE
COVID19 - Maine CDC Public Health Advisories & Updates - HERE
Opioid Resource Page - Prescribing, the Maine Law, Resources, Education
Donate Unused Medical Supplies & DME
"Partners for World Health" - a non-profit based in Portland Maine - accepting donations - Information
Their mission- "to collect unused medical supplies from local medical facilities (hospitals, clinics, doctors’ offices, nursing homes, etc.) and individuals, and to distribute those medical supplies to international communities in need
If you have news or know of a MAFP Member who is making news - Please contact the MAFP office. Use subject line "Member News"