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July 12, 2017
Meet our July Member of the Month
Whether working with large medical organizations, residents, or private practice groups, former TAFP President, Troy Fiesinger, MD, has never compromised his love for family medicine and knows the best is yet to come. Find out about his career evolution and why he thinks young physicians have an advantage when it comes to advocacy.
Sign up for ABFM PRIME
ABFM has announced it will offer PRIME Registry FREE to the first 2,000 board-certified family physicians who sign up. A major advantage of this offer is that it allows you to report MIPS for free. Don’t delay signing up, physicians must register before July 31 to prepare for reporting the 2017 MIPS performance period.
Get to know QPP
CMS released the 2018 Medicare Quality Payment Program Proposed Rule and AAFP’s Shawn Martin lays out the 10 things you should know about it.
Share your results at the Annual Session and Primary Care Summit Poster Competition
Sign up for the 2017 Student, Resident, and Community Physician Poster Competition held November 10 at this year’s Annual Session and Primary Care Summit. Applications and abstracts are due by September 11. Your community needs to know what you know.
Work smart not hard with the TAFP Career Center
Do you just need a new fresh start and a new horizon? The TAFP Career Center allows you to post your resume anonymously, browse through positions from all over that state without having to sort through all the things that don’t interest you. TAFP Career Center, where talent meets opportunity.