Practice Resources

The NCAFP provides a number of resources for physicians and practices. See the links below for additional information.

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DHHS Submits Final Medicaid Reform Plan to CMS

Plans Builds on Triple Aim with Additional Provider Supports The NC Department of Health and Human Services formally submitted North Carolina’s Medicaid Reform Waiver application earlier this week, completing the first step in a Medicaid transformation process that’s expected to span multiple years before fully implemented. Similar to what was previously reported in the NC […]

Innovative MedServe Program Aims to Reduce Shortage of Primary Care Physicians

An innovative program seeking to reduce the shortage of primary care physicians officially launched this week, beginning with a multi-day orientation hosted at UNC-Chapel Hill. The new MedServe program is a first-of-its-kind effort pairing 13 recent college graduates with rural/underserved primary care clinics. MedServe’s strategy is to immerse promising future doctors in communities for up […]

Booster Dose of Meningococcal ACWY Vaccine Supported by AAFP

With the increased risk of meningococcal disease in adolescent patients, full vaccination against the disease in key to reducing incidence. In January 2011, the ACIP recommended that a second (booster) dose of MCV4 be given at age 16 in order to enhance protection during the period of greatest vulnerability to meningococcal – 16 to 21 […]