UNC Family Medicine Cuts Ribbon on its Redesigned Clinic

Posted on: Wednesday, Jun. 29, 2016 - 07:00 am EDT

After a multi-year planning effort and a construction process lasting nearly a year, the UNC Department of Family Medicine formally cut the ribbon on its newly re-designed Family Medicine Center. Read more


Do it for Medical Students & Family Medicine: Attend NCAFP's 2016 Family Medicine Gala

Posted on: Tuesday, Jun. 7, 2016 - 07:00 am EDT

Did you know that one night of elegance and entertainment could help make a major impact on medical student interest in family medicine? Read more


State Delegation Heading to Kansas City for Annual Chapter Leader Forum

Posted on: Tuesday, May. 3, 2016 - 04:36 pm EDT

North Carolina has a large contingent traveling to Kansas City for this week's Annual Chapter Leader Forum (ACLF). Read more

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Family Physicians to Provide Testimony on Improving Medicaid Reform Proposal

Posted on: Wednesday, Mar. 30, 2016 - 01:06 pm EDT

Family physicians will provide public testimony in Raleigh today to the NC Department of Health and Human Services aimed at helping it improve its Medicaid Reform proposal. Read more


Community Care of North Carolina Awarded Prestigious 2016 Hearst Health Prize

Posted on: Wednesday, Mar. 9, 2016 - 01:40 pm EST

Community Care of North Carolina (CCNC) just secured another national recognition for its success in managing and improving population health. Read more


$2 Billion State Bond Referendum a Key Consideration on Primary Day, March 15th

Posted on: Wednesday, Mar. 9, 2016 - 09:31 am EST

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016 is Primary Day in North Carolina. While Early Voting has already begun, voters will cast ballots for president, governor, U.S. Senate, General Assembly, attorney general, lieutenant governor and other state and local contests, including the Connect NC bond. Read more


Jump Into Spring at The 55th Annual Post-Graduate Symposium

Posted on: Sunday, Mar. 6, 2016 - 12:00 am EST

Charlotte's picturesque Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge is absolutely beautiful in the springtime and now there's a perfect reason to visit there this May: capturing some fantastic CME! Read more


Zika Virus: NC DHHS Hires Two Entomologists and Releases Updated Guidance

Posted on: Sunday, Mar. 6, 2016 - 12:00 am EST

North Carolina continues to take proactive action in reference to Zika, the mosquito-borne virus that's been identified in five North Carolinians (as of 3/3/16). Read more

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Dr. Karen Smith of Raeford, N.C., Named 2015 North Carolina Family Physician of the Year

Posted on: Monday, Dec. 14, 2015 - 12:00 am EST

Dr. Karen L. Smith, a family physician from Raeford, NC, committed to providing high quality, compassionate care to rural underserved patients has been named North Carolina's 2015 Family Physician of the Year by the North Carolina Academy of Family Physicians (NCAFP). Read more


750+ Converge in Asheville for 2015 NCAFP Winter Meeting

Posted on: Friday, Dec. 11, 2015 - 04:58 pm EST

December's Winter Family Physicians Weekend in Asheville brought together more than 750 attendees from across North Carolina, the southeast and as far away as California! Read more