Ebola & Enterovirus D68 Updates

In light of the recent arrival of the Ebola virus on American soil, we wanted to give you updated information from family medicine and Maine resources.

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Nominate a Family Physician colleague for MAFP's 2015 Family Physician of the Year

See link below for criteria and how to nominate -

(deadline for nominations is Feb. 28, 2015)

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ICD 10 Coding - Is YOUR Practice Ready? Begin Preparing Today!

ICD 10 Code changes are coming next year - Are YOU ready?
The transition from ICD-9 to ICD-10 coding will require significant changes in your documentation, workflow, and technology. The AAFP has put together a topic collection featuring how-to articles from FPM's ongoing series focused on ICD-10 coding.

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Save the Dates Now!

MAFP 23rd Annual Family Medicine Update & Annual Meeting
April 8 (pre-conference SAM) - April 10, 2015 in Bar Harbor, Maine

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Join Forces to Help Your Patients Who Are Returning Military Veterans

The AAFP has compiled the resources to help family physicians care for patients who have served in the military, and to raise awareness of health issues that may affect returning service members.

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    Interested in Value Based Care? 
    Workshop Dec. 17th in Freeport
    Sponsored by Maine Medical Association. 
    Complete Information HERE

       
         

       

               

    The core values of Family Medicine can transform
    America's health care for the better.  Learn how Family
    Medicine is working to promote a focus on primary
    care and a system that delivers on the Triple Aim of
    better health, better quality and better value.
    More information and to sign up for email updates:
    HERE


     

    Health is Primary is a 3-year communications
    campaign launched by the AAFP and its 7 family
    medicine sister organizations.  The campaign will
    use advertising, news outreach, partnerships,
    online communications and other outreach efforts
    to rally patients, employers, policymakers and other
    local stakeholders across the country to recognize
    and support the value of Family Medicine and
    Primary Care.  Sign up to receive updates via email HERE

         

    Is YOUR Practice Ready?

     

    Alternative Models of Care:

    PCMH Resources - Here

    Direct Primary Care Resources -
    Here

    CMS Road to 10 resource (HERE) is particularly
    geared to small practices and offers free tools,
    information and training.  Whether your transition
    is underway, or you are just starting out, Road to
    10
    will help you navigate your path to ICD-10

    compliance.

    CMS ICD-10 website (HERE)

     

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    Do You Perform DOT Exams?

       

     Visit our NRCME Resource page for all the
    information you need to get trained, certified, and licensed - HERE

       

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