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NCQA responds to AAFP member concerns about PCMH recognition

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 23, 2015

With feedback from the AAFP, the National Committee for Quality Assurance will be making changes to its recognition process for patient-centered medical homes. Planned changes include the assignment of an NCQA navigator to assist physicians through the process, submission of information at intervals rather than at the end of the process, and sustained recognition that will not require renewal if certain information is provided on an annual basis. AAFP News (02/20)


Family physician restructures practice to use CCM code

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 27, 2015

Early peanut exposure may cut allergy risk in children

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 25, 2015

1 in 5 patients may not respond to statins, study says

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 27, 2015

AAFP joins coalition to reduce gun violence

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 24, 2015

AAFP urges VA to revise proposed payment policies in new law

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 26, 2015

Dietary guidelines draft downplays role of cholesterol

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 26, 2015

Study links high benzodiazepine usage to mental health issues

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 24, 2015

Measles outbreak continues to grow

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 23, 2015

New HPV vaccine adds protection, but widespread use will be a challenge

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 23, 2015


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