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Advocacy

The NCAFP works aggressively to advance health policy that improves and strengthens the specialty of family medicine and primary health care in North Carolina. The Academy is a leading voice in many state health initiatives and actively engaged in helping impact NC's delivery system.

Advocacy One-Pagers

The Value of Family Medicine

The Scope of Family Medicine.pdf

The Family Medicine Workforce Pipeline

Advocacy Archive

NCAFP Statement on Discrimination and Health Disparities
June 8, 2020

On Tuesday, June 9, the NCAFP Released the Following Statement on Discrimination and Health Disparities
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If Not Now, When? Rebuilding Our Primary Care and Public Health Infrastructure
April 20, 2020

Appeared in Charlotte Observer and Raleigh News & Observer on April 20, 2020
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Family Medicine to Play Lead Role in Bringing Maternity Care Back to Chatham Hospital
November 8, 2019

The 2018 Chatham County Community Assessment stated that there were no child birthing centers...
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Politico Article Discusses Healthcare Transformation in North Carolina
November 4, 2019

An in-depth article discussing North Carolina’s healthcare transformation efforts was published...
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State Healthcare Issues are Focus of Spectrum News' InFocus Hometown Debate Series
October 26, 2019

Spectrum News’ Loretta Boniti is serving as the moderator of a multi-part series on state health...
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