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  Doctors are getting burned out by EHR busywork June 28, 2016 
U.S. doctors suffer some of the highest rates of burnout of all professionals, and a new study has found a major cause: electronic health records and other digital tools. TIME reports physician burnout has been linked to a lack of professionalism, a drop in patient satisfaction, and a greater likelihood of making errors. 
 
 
  AAFP responds to proposed MACRA rule June 27, 2016 
The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) has made available several resources explaining in detail their response to the proposed MACRA rule. The controversial sustainable growth rate (SGR) formula has been replaced by the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act, or MACRA.

 
  Special session called to address Pa. opioid epidemic June 24, 2016 
A bipartisan group of Pennsylvania House members joined Gov. Tom Wolf on June 23 to announce a special session to address the heroin and opioid crisis. According to PennLive, the last time a special session was called was in 2009-10. This session will be the 25th special session in Pennsylvania history.
 
 
  AAFP president appears on Diane Rehm Show June 23, 2016 
Former president of the PAFP and current AAFP President Wanda Filer, MD appeared on The Diane Rehm Show, a nationwide radio talkshow, on June 23. Filer discussed the growing popularity of retail health clinics and whether these outlets are beneficial to patients. Please click here to listen to the full program.
 
 
  Featured: AAFP delivers opioid toolkit and education 
In the midst of the nationwide opioid epidemic, the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) has developed new resources to help family physicians combat the crisis. These offerings include a chronic pain management toolkit and a free CME webcast focused on chronic opioid therapy. Please click here for more. 

 
 
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Read statements from at-large Board of Directors candidates March 9, 2016 
At the PAFP's Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh on Friday, March 11, PAFP members will be voting on candidates for the At Large positions on the Pennsylvania Academy of Family Physicians 2016-2017 Board of Directors. Statements from these candidates can be found at the top of the Members Only webpage.
 
Read statements from at-large Board of Directors candidates March 9, 2016 
At the PAFP's Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh on Friday, March 11, PAFP members will be voting on candidates for the At Large positions on the Pennsylvania Academy of Family Physicians 2016-2017 Board of Directors. Statements from these candidates can be found at the top of the Members Only webpage.
Read statements from at-large Board of Directors candidates March 9, 2016 
At the PAFP's Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh on Friday, March 11, PAFP members will be voting on candidates for the At Large positions on the Pennsylvania Academy of Family Physicians 2016-2017 Board of Directors. Statements from these candidates can be found at the top of the Members Only webpage.
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July 2-7, 2016
PAFP Foundation 2016 CME Cruise 
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November 18-20, 2016
Kalahari CME Conference
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