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Medical students show interest in DPC, rural health, school debt

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Aug 15, 2014

Students at AAFP's National Congress of Student Members showed a big interest in direct primary care; increasing the number of family physicians practicing in rural, underserved areas; and student loan forgiveness. Students passed resolutions asking the Academy to offer education and training seminars on DPC and to consider developing an online database of family physicians who use DPC and would be willing to mentor students and residents. AAFP News (08/13)


Patients highly value family physician relationships, speaker says

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Aug 13, 2014

Many meds commonly taken by elderly tied to greater risk of falls

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Aug 13, 2014

VA expands community care program to include primary care

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Aug 18, 2014

Studies evaluate salt intake, heart disease risks

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Aug 14, 2014

Docs may gain monthly chronic care fees starting in Jan.

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Aug 18, 2014

Study backs use of high-dose flu shots in elderly

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Aug 15, 2014

Practices need to find their own path to PCMH, study says

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Aug 14, 2014

Excess weight tied to greater risk of 10 common cancers

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Aug 14, 2014

Study: Small practices have fewer preventable hospital admissions

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Aug 15, 2014


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