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AAFP’s Hospital Credentialing Resource Center Now Includes a New Legal Opinion

The AAFP recently made several resources available covering the basics of hospital privileging and credentialing. Just this week, a new legal opinion was added to assist AAFP members struggling to gain hospital privileges for which they are qualified. Commissioned by the AAFP, the opinion reviews applicable law to “determine the extent to which hospitals and physicians may […]

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CCME Awards Dr. Heather Davis with The 2017 T. Reginald Harris, MD, Memorial Award

Dr. Heather Leigh Davis, a family physician and NCAFP member from Wilmington, was named the recipient of the distinguished 2017 T. Reginald Harris, MD Memorial Award by The Carolinas Center for Medical Excellence (CCME). The annual award recognizes physicians with outstanding achievements in health care quality and service to the medical community. Dr. Davis received […]

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Three NCAFP Members Selected for 2018 NCMS Leadership College

NCAFP District 4 Director Dr. Shauna Guthrie, MPH, has been selected to participate in the 2018 class of the NCMS Leadership College. Dr. Guthrie serves patients at Vance Family Medicine in Henderson, NC, and is also Vice-Chair of the Academy’s Membership & Workforce Council. Other NCAFP members selected for this year’s Leadership College Class include: […]

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Dr. Benjamin Simmons of Concord, NC, Elected to AAFP Board as New Physicians Member

NCAFP At-Large Director Benjamin ‘Frankie’ Simmons, MD, of Concord, NC, was elected as the New Physician Board Member to the AAFP Board of Directors during last weekend’s National Conference of Constituency Leaders (NCCL) in Kansas City. The NCCL is comprise of five member constituencies within the AAFP membership. A total of 43 chapters were represented […]

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Dr. Jessica Triche Honored with Community Physician Award by Brody SOM

Dr. Jessica Triche, NCAFP’s New Physicians Constituency Director, will be honored by ECU Brody’s Class of 2017 with its Community Physician Award. The award will recognize Dr. Triche’s excellence in teaching and for being the Class’ most effective non-staff community physician to educate medical students. Dr. Triche will receive her award on Thursday, May 4th, […]

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