2021 Namey/Burnett Awards Open for Nominations
Value-Based Conundrum: Balancing Short-Term Financial Recovery with Long-Term Goals
Given the slowdown in face-to-face visits during the pandemic, innovative providers are embracing programs and incorporating them as steady revenue sources that will continue to provide benefits to care quality and the bottom line well beyond the public health crisis. Read more in this week’s blog post, Value-Based Conundrum: Balancing Short-Term Financial Recovery with Long-Term Goals.
Meet Loc Nguyen, DO
For this week's article in the Resident Council Spotlight series, students sat down with Resident Council Chair Loc Nguyen, DO, to learn about his life as a resident, why he chose family medicine and what being a part of ACOFP means to him.
Detection and Management of the Female Athlete Triad
While physicians are fighting to keep patients safe during COVID-19, Congress is working on legislation that could adversely impact family medicine physicians. Though some progress has been made in addressing the needs of physicians and patients, there is still work to be done to ensure that physicians and patients are protected during this crisis. In partnership with the American Osteopathic Association, we've launched a letter-writing campaign to members of Congress, and we need your help.
Risk of COVID-19 for Health Care Workers
The authors of Risk of COVID-19 Among Frontline Health Care Workers and the General Community: A Prospective Cohort Study sought to assess risk of COVID-19 among frontline health care workers compared with the general community and the effect of personal protective equipment on risk.
The 2021 Namey/Burnett Preventive Medicine Writing Award competition is now open for submissions by student and resident members. The deadline for submissions is December 15, 2020. View last year’s winners for inspiration, start writing and submit your osteopathic family medicine blog post today.
Career Center Featured Listings
Dignity Health Medical Group is a service of Dignity Health Medical Foundation. Its primary care providers and specialists are committed to providing excellent, personalized care for patients throughout Merced and the neighboring Valley communities. Dignity Health as several open positions throughout California.