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Wheel of Misinformation: Myths and Facts on Adult Immunization

Sponsored through a grant from the NJ Department of Health, NJAFP has created a series of patient education videos designed to dispell the myths surrounding vaccines. These short videos are free to download and use in your waiting room or exam room.

Download them here

 

News and Important Updates

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Updates on New Opioid Prescribing and Resources 

The State has created a webpage with all the information you need on the new opioid prescribing laws, as well as links to key resources including a sample one-page pain management agreement and FAQs on the law.

- MACRA Final Rule Announced 

IMPROVEMENTS ANNOUNCED TO THE PMP

  • NJPMP’s Interstate Data Sharing now covers 12 states, including PA and NY.        
  • Expands patient history searches to two years of patient’s prescription records.
  • Automatically converts dosages of commonly-prescribed opioids of differing potency, such as codeine, fentanyl, and oxycodone, into a standard value known as “morphine milligram equivalents” (MME). 

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Educate Your Patients

Improve Diabetes Care through DSME and DPP 

Evidence shows that diabetes self-management education can lower A1C by teaching patients to better manage food, exercise and medications.  Find your local DPP, DSME and DSMP programs here.  

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Healthcare Transformation

CPC+ Support Services

Has your practice been accepted into the CPC+ program and you don't know where to start?  NJAFP experts have served over 60 CPC practices for the past four years and are here to help you succeed with CPC+!  

PCMH Support Services

For more than seven years, NJAFP has provided practice transformation and patient-centered medical home consultation services to more than 1,500 physicians in approximately 1,000 locations across five states, helping align primary care practices to best serve patient needs. 

For more information about our CPC+ or PCMH-related services, call NJAFP at (609) 362-6507 or email HTT@njafp.org.

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Should Medication-assisted Treatment Be Part of Primary Care?

Two physicians address what the role of family physicians should be in addiction treatment in the latest issue of Annals of Family Medicine.

Get Paid for Providing Chronic Care Management Services

A supplement in the latest issue of Family Practice Management offers instruction on how to implement chronic care management.

Broader Look Shows How PCMH Touches Practices, Patients

The annual report of the Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative examines how elements of the patient-centered medical home affect cost, quality and utilization.

Don't Miss AAFP's Quality Payment Program Insert

Check the latest print issue of American Family Physician for a special insert that will help physicians keep Quality Payment Program resources close at hand.

Don't Screen Average-risk Women for Ovarian Cancer

A U.S. Preventive Services Task Force draft recommendation statement reaffirms that potential harms of screening average-risk women for ovarian cancer outweigh the benefits.

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Free courses table

Title Credit Type Event datesort descending Cost
ABCs of Diabetes Learning Session 1
  • 4.00 AAFP Prescribed
  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1
  • 4.00 Attendance
Enduring $0.00
The Pre-Participation Sports Examination for General and Special Need Populations
  • 1.00 AAFP Prescribed
  • 1.00 Attendance
Enduring $0.00
Understanding and Implementing POLST for End of Life Planning
  • 1.00 AAFP Prescribed
  • 1.00 Attendance
Enduring $0.00
ABCs of Diabetes Learning Session 2
  • 1.00 Attendance
Enduring $0.00