How To Join/Benefits

Be a Part of North Carolina's Largest Organization Dedicated to Advancing Family Medicine

The AAFP and NCAFP is your champion, focused on helping you spend more time doing what you do best: providing quality and cost-effective patient care. As the only state organization in North Carolina dedicated to representing the needs and interests of all types of family physicians, you can count on the AAFP/NCAFP to be your voice at the national, state, and local level while serving as your local resource for important resources, specialty information, and career and practice guidance. Invest in your career, join your colleagues, and support family medicine. Become an AAFP/NCAFP member today.


Benefits of Being an AAFP/NCAFP Member

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Local & National Advocacy: The NCAFP represents over 4,400 family medicine professionals in North Carolina. The AAFP represents over 136,700 members across the US and its territories. This broad and diverse membership enables family medicine to be represented in Raleigh, Washington, D.C., and within numerous health policy arenas.

Continuing Education (CME) & Professional Development: The NCAFP provides numerous continuing medical education meetings each year, with members receiving discounted rates to attend. Plus, print-based educational materials are mailed directly to NCAFP members at no cost, and members can also take advantage of ongoing electronic CME at no charge as well. Obtaining high-quality CME that keeps your knowledge up-to-date has never been easier.

Practice Management Assistance: A healthy practice gives you more undivided, one-on-one time with your patients. The AAFP has developed programs and materials to help you streamline the management of your practice. Plus, the NCAFP provides localized insight through resources and frontline support that helps make the business a medicine more manageable.

Communications: You will receive a quarterly state magazine, and several national journals. Online access to the AAFP and NCAFP websites also provides very timely information on a range of issues like CME, health initiatives, advocacy, and membership information.

More Information / Member Video

Please visit the Member Benefits web page for more detailed benefits information. In Their Own Words:  Watch this short video asking AAFP members what they find to be the most valuable membership resources & benefits:

You Belong Here

Much like the support of a good friend, the AAFP will have your back from the moment you become a member. You'll immediately find yourself surrounded by colleagues and resources that will fuel your daily practice.