Texas Family Physician - Vol. 67 No. 3, Summer 2016


Leverage technology to improve patient health and engagement
Sometimes change is good and sometimes, technology is indeed the answer. You can leverage emerging tech to improve care and increase patient engagement.
By Jeffrey M. Bullard, MD

Physician compensation under the microscope
The OIG is stepping up investigations of health care providers and family physicians should be concerned.
By Corinne Smith

Public health
HPV: A Texas-sized problem
Texas has among the highest rate of hepatitis C and the lowest HPV vaccination numbers in the country.
By Carolyn Aldigé and Erich M. Sturgis, MD, MPH

Empower your patients with diabetes self-management education
By the Texas Diabetes Council

MACRA: New options allow you to pick your pace

Member news
Dallas residency program wins AAFP grant | TMA re-elects Athens FP to board of trustees | Castroville FP selected for AAFP position

Annual Session and Primary Care Summit preview
Meet the TAFP Board candidates

Foundation Focus
Working to build the Foundation of family medicine in Texas | TAFP Foundation awards first Henry J. Boehm, Jr., MD, Scholarship