Texas Family Physician - Vol. 70 No. 1, Q1 2019

Tags: social determinants of health, q1, 2019, strategic plan, texas family physician


Screening for social determinants of health
As family physicians, you know all too well the importance of understanding the social context and environmental realities of your patients, yet these factors are crucial to the provision of good care. Here’s a method that should help.
By David T. O’Gurek, MD, and Carla Henke, MD

The EveryONE Project has big plans for 2019
The Academy’s effort to help members address their patients’ social determinants of health had a great year in 2018, but this year holds all new challenges.
By Chris Crawford

Luck be a lady: Family medicine reunion
Friends from across the state gathered in Arlington to learn, network, and rejuvenate. The high rollers were out in force for the Family Medicine Celebration, all styled to a “Guys and Dolls” theme.
By Jean Klewitz

President’s letter
Strong medicine

Your Academy
TAFP in 2019 and beyond

Member news
Four members appointed to AAFP committees | Waco FP wins McLennan County Medical Society’s Distinguished Service Award | Annual Session highlights

The aging physician model