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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....

Idaho Gives 2016

This year on May 5th, we ask you to consider a donation to Idaho Academy of Family Physicians Foundation which promotes the growth of family medicine through a variety of membership, student and resident programs including CME conferences, the Family Medicine Interest Group (FMIG), Rural Underserved Opportunity Program (RUOP), the Idaho Premed Matching Program and Tar Wars.

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/

68th ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE IDAHO ACADEMY OF FAMILY PHYSICIANS

Earn up to 26.5 CME Credits in just three days. By attending both of the didactic program days and the SAM session on Sunday, you have an opportunity of earning up to 26.5 CME Credits. Click on the picture to the right to review the agenda and register for this terrific conference.

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Early Highlights of CMS’s Final Managed Care Rule for Medicaid and CHIP

By Tamara Kramer and Maureen Hensley-Quinn April 26th, 2016

On April 25, the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS) released a long-awaited final rule that updates the regulations for managed care organizations in the Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Programs (CHIP). These new requirements represent the first major updates to Medicaid and CHIP managed care since 2002. In the intervening years, the percentage of Medicaid enrollees being served at least in part by a managed care  Read more...

2015 IDAHO FAMILY PHYSICIAN OF THE YEAR

Dr. Scott Dunn, Sandpoint, Idaho, named 2015 Idaho Family Physician of the Year. Learn more about Dr. Dunn...

HEALTH IS PRIMARY

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