With the recent attention given to racial inequities, the medical community has rushed to seek answers for and solutions to these inequities. While searching for ways to improve care for Black, Indigenous, and People of Color in America today, one may fail to consider the historical implications of racial biases and systems shaped by biased practices on current circumstances which complicate the road to equitable health care for all.READ MORE
COVID-19 PI Credit–You’ve Earned it!
Family physicians have a unique opportunity to claim valuable ABFM Performance Improvement credit for the incredible work they accomplished delivering care during the COVID-19 pandemic. The OAFP has new tools including self-directed pathway application videos and COVID-19 intervention prompts to help you get started.CHECK IT OUT
The Foundation is holding its annual quilt raffle! This year’s quilt will be donated by OAFP Past President Sarah Sams, MD, and the lucky winner will have the opportunity to work with Dr. Sams to create a custom-designed quilt of their choosing. Don’t miss out on the chance to choose a design and color scheme guaranteed to match their home and style!PURCHASE TICKETS
The American Academy of Family Physicians offers an extensive set of tools and resources for combating the opioid epidemic through its updated Chronic Pain Management Toolkit. This toolkit serves as one primary care solution to assist in the effective assessment, diagnosis, and management of chronic pain. It also provides a brief overview of current evidence, along with useful tools and resources, to manage chronic pain and related issues.LEARN MORE
Virtual Family Medicine Party
Join us to connect with your Ohio family medicine family for an evening of celebration. Hosted by the OAFP Foundation, the Virtual Family Medicine Party’s informal programming will include an overview of Foundation programs, recognition of the 2021 Family Physician Mentorship Award and Philanthropist of the Year recipients, and trivia!
The Ohio Family Physician
A quarterly magazine with features on the joy in family medicine, quality improvement initiatives, member news, and Academy information.