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.

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Rep. Rouzer with Dr. Tamieka Howell and Legislative Director Jason Cooke

North Carolina’s Rep. David Rouzer Recognized as Primary Care Champion

Today in Washington, D.C., North Carolina’s Rep. David Rouzer was one of two members of Congress recognized for their work in helping advance primary care across the nation. Jason Cooke, Rouzer’s legislative director, was also recognized for his work championing primary care. Numerous leaders from North Carolina’s family medicine community were present during the official […]