WELCOME TO THE IDAHO ACADEMY OF FAMILY PHYSICIANS,

STRONG MEDICINE FOR IDAHO

2017 IDAHO FAMILY PHYSICIAN OF THE YEAR

FAMILY PHYSICIAN HELPS FILL THE DOCTOR SHORTAGE IN IDAHO

Family Medicine Resident, also Fruitland, Idaho native will help fill doctor shortage in Idaho.  Watch Dr. Billy Galligar's interview with Channel 7 News reporter...

WHAT IS IDAHO'S COVERAGE GAP?

Visit the "Close the Gap Idaho" Web page to view information about the gap population, Idaho's solutions, and resources to help you understand the issue that faces Idaho. You can help! http://closethegapidaho.org/   UNDERSTANDING THE COVERAGE GAP - Data on why closing the gap makes sense.

STATEWIDE HEALTHCARE INNOVATION PLAN

The SHIP is a comprehensive statewide initiative to improve the health of all Idahoans by reforming our healthcare delivery system to one that values improved health outcomes though a patient-centered focus. Idaho's SHIP will affect you, your family and community by improving healthcare at an affordable cost. Learn more....

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Plan to Attend the 69th Annual Conference of the

Idaho Academy of Family Physicians

May  19 - 21, 2017 - Shore Lodge, McCall, Idaho

Spring in McCall blends the perfect mix of winter and summer.  Central Idaho is one of the best hiking and mountain biking destinations in the West.  McCall is a year-round resort community in Idaho’s west central mountains. It embraces the southern shore of the magnificent Payette Lake.  The recreational activities abound.  Take in the amazing views, enjoy shopping, arts & culture, music & nightlife, hiking and biking, rafting, jet boating, fishing, or off-road riding and more...  One look at the towering pines, flowing aspens, picturesque meadows and dramatic snow-capped mountains and you will realize you could only be in breathtaking Idaho.  

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MACRA FINAL RULE

MACRA - Carousel Graphic On October 14, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a final rule that implements the Medicare Quality Payment Program (QPP) called for in the bipartisan Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA). Click here and you will find an executive summary of the QPP program as well as a side-by-side summary of the proposed versus final rule.

A Life In

Medicine

Idaho Families in the

Health Care Coverage Gap

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HEALTH IS PRIMARY

The core values of family medicine can transform America's health care for the better.
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