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September 2011
News Archive

CDC SELECTS PAFP PROGRAM FOR EVALUATION (Sept. 29, 2011)

The CDC has selected the PA IPIP Residency Program Collaborative (RPC) to receive a 30-month intensive evaluation. The RPC was among five programs selected nationally to receive an assessment from the CDC in May. The program was positively rated by an expert review committee. The RPC is the only physician program selected for evaluation, and one of just two programs selected in total. Click here for more information.
 
FAIR CONTRACTING MATERIALS NOW AVAILABLE (Sept. 26, 2011)

The Fair Health Care Provider Contracting Act (House Bill 1763), introduced by Rep. Nick Miccarelli (R-Delaware) 
earlier this summer, will assist physicians in making informed decisions when contracting with the Pennsylvania Blues plans and their affiliates. Materials, including a bill analysis and issue brief, are now available on the PAFP website. To help you learn more about the Fair Health Care Provider Contracting Act, we’ve provided materials on the Government Affairs page

WAS YOUR PRACTICE DAMAGED IN THIS MONTH'S FLOODING? (Sept. 20, 2011)

The AAFP Foundation provides support to family physicians who have undergone uninsured losses to their medical practices or who need help to get their practices up and running again in a time of crisis. Click here for the Family Physician Assistance Application from the AAFP.

The PAFP has also compiled the below resources below for aid and information:
 

Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA)
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Flood Relief Information via the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT)
Post-Flooding Information and Resources via the Pennsylania Department of Health
Flood Preparedness and Response Information via the Centers for Disease Control
 
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