The MAFP Board Issues Formal Apology
We are profoundly sorry for scheduling the MAFP Annual Conference during the Holy Day of Rosh Hashanah, the start of the Jewish New Year. (read the complete open letter to members HERE)
Due to COVID19 Maine large indoor meeting restrictions the MAFP is moving our Annual Update CME & Business meeting to an On-line (Virtual) platform.
REGISTRATION NOW RE-OPENED!
Maine Responds Emergency Health Volunteer System, the online registration system for public health, healthcare and emergency response volunteers for the State of Maine. HERE
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
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