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Family Medicine PAC

Oct 29, 2019 - FamMedPAC is the only political action committee focused on family medicine. Join us as we advocate on behalf of family physicians and their patients.

Advocacy : Contribute

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/donate/fammedpac.html

Lobbying 101

Oct 29, 2019 - Make the most of your upcoming congressional meeting by learning about lobbying, which is an important part of the advocacy process.

Advocacy : Get Involved

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/involved/toolkit/advocacy-resources/lobbying101.html

Congress 101

Oct 29, 2019 - Learn more about Congress so you can jump start your advocacy efforts on behalf of family medicine.

Advocacy : Get Involved

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/involved/toolkit/advocacy-resources/congress101.html

Prevention and Public Health

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP advocates for primary care-centered public health and preventive medicine policies.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/pubhealth.html

Injury Prevention and Violence

Oct 15, 2019 - Primary care providers play a crucial role in responding to safety and violence concerns. The AAFP shares policies relevant to the care of these situations.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/pubhealth/safety.html

Improving Health Care Coverage

Oct 15, 2019 - Learn about the AAFP's advocacy work around changes in health care coverage systems and processes, including changes to the ACA, CHIP, and more.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/coverage.html

Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP supports the continuing development and improvement of CHIP, which cares for uninsured children and is a vital part of the primary care system.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/coverage/chip.html

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA)

Oct 15, 2019 - Information for family physicians from the AAFP as the health care reform established by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) take effect.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/coverage/aca.html

Medicaid Coverage

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP advocates for fair, effective Medicaid regulations impacting family physicians and their patients.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/coverage/medicaid.html

End-of-Life Care

Oct 15, 2019 - Learn how the AAFP is supporting federal efforts to cover voluntary discussions between physicians and patients about end-of-life care plans.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/delivery/end-of-life.html

Health Information Technology

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP's advocacy work around health information technology aims to improve communication between patients, family physicians, payers, and pharmacies.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/hit.html

Electronic Health Records

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP believes EHRs are vital to the expansion of primary care and the medical home model of care delivery but should be accessible and affordable.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/hit/emr.html

Navigating Legal Issues

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP advocates on behalf of family physicians in an increasingly complex legal environment, such as simplifying administrative burden and HIPAA.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/legal.html

Antitrust / Collective Negotiation -- Legal Issues

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP advocates updating antitrust laws impacting family physicians and for the inclusion of health insurance companies within the antitrust scope.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/legal/antitrust.html

Patient Privacy (HIPAA) -- Legal Issues

Oct 15, 2019 - Information on HIPAA from the AAFP, including regulations around patient privacy and how the AAFP is monitoring the impact on primary care.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/legal/hipaa.html

Medical Liability -- Legal Issues

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP supports medical liability reform of regulation that continue to have a negative impact on the cost of health care for patients and physicians.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/legal/liability.html

Administrative Simplification -- Legal Issues

Oct 15, 2019 - Reducing administrative burden is a critical step in protecting the overall well-being of family physicians and reducing the cost of health care.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/legal/simplification.html

Transparency -- Legal Issues

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP affirms the need for effective transparency laws, but advocates for a process that avoids expensive and complicated administration for physicians.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/legal/transparency.html

Protecting Physician Payment

Oct 15, 2019 - Stay current on Medicare payment policies, APMs, and the AAFP's work to advocate for physician payment that does not add to administrative complexity.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/payment.html

Medicare Physician Payment -- Physician Payment Advocacy

Oct 15, 2019 - With the repeal of the SGR, family physicians can focus more on caring for their Medicare patients without worrying about interruptions in payment.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/payment/medicare.html

Environmental Concerns in Public Health

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP advocates for public health and prevention policies that support the work of family physicians and primary care.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/pubhealth/environmental.html

Vaccines/Immunizations

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP supports affordable access to vaccinations and immunizations, which are invaluable for keeping patients healthy across the lifespan.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/pubhealth/immunization.html

Obesity Prevention and Treatment

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP advocates for health care policies that address the significant health impact of obesity.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/pubhealth/obesity.html

Preventive Health

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP supports efforts to promote wellness and preventive public health care.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/pubhealth/prevstrategy.html

Prescription Drug Issues

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP recognizes the significant problems prescription drug issues present and works to combat this public health concern.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/pubhealth/rxabuse.html

Tobacco Use

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP advocates for the prevention and treatment of tobacco and nicotine addiction, including the use of e-cigarettes.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/pubhealth/tobacco.html

Women's Health

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP advocates for affordable access to important wellness and preventive health care for women.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/pubhealth/women.html

Building the Family Physician Workforce

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP believes primary care physicians are vital to the health of our nation, so we work to promote programs, initiatives, and funding to support it.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/workforce.html

Medical Student Debt

Oct 15, 2019 - The cost of medical education can impact the specialty of family medicine. The AAFP supports alternative funding strategies for family medicine students.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/workforce/debt.html

Scope of Practice

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP believes family physicians are uniquely qualified to lead coordinated care teams of allied health professionals in providing care for patients.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/workforce/scope.html

Graduate Medical Education

Oct 15, 2019 - Investment in the primary care workforce is vital, so the AAFP seeks to preserve funding for GME residency programs in family medicine.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/workforce/gme.html

Title VII of the Public Health Service Act

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP calls on Congress to protect and increase funding for the Title VII program, as it is a key component in building the family physician workforce.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/workforce/title-vii.html

Medicare Coverage

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP advocates for primary care physicians and their patients by calling for expanded health care coverage, including Medicare coverage.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/coverage/medicare.html

Health Care Delivery

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP supports access to basic health care services for all people that improves health outcomes via patient-centered, cost-effective care.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/delivery.html

Telehealth and Telemedicine

Oct 15, 2019 - Follow the AAFP's work on developing payment policies that support the exchange of medical info from one site to another through electronic communications.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/hit/telehealth.html

Alternative Payment Models -- Physician Payment Advocacy

Oct 15, 2019 - The AAFP recommends the study of APMs to inform regulatory changes on payment, including the merit-based incentive program and the primary care spend model.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/payment/apms.html

Direct Primary Care -- Physician Payment Advocacy

Oct 15, 2019 - provide health care in any ethical health care delivery system model, including the DPC practice setting.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/payment/dpc.html

Medicare Physician Fee Schedule -- Physician Payment Advocacy

Sep 19, 2019 - The AAFP summarizes details of the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule, including regulatory requirements.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/payment/medicare-physician-fee-schedule.html

Interoperability

Sep 12, 2019 - The AAFP seeks to keep physicians concerns central as information technologies are integrated into an effective, patient centered health care system.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/hit/emr/interoperability.html

Analyzing AAFP Advocacy During the 115th Congress

Sep 11, 2019 - The Academy's Government Relations team is constantly fighting for family medicine and AAFP members on the Hill. Learn more about recent efforts.

Advocacy : Family Medicine Advocacy Wins

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/fm-wins.html

State Advocacy Webinars

Sep 11, 2019 - Learn about issues influencing health care and how AAFP constituent chapters are advancing family medicine-focused policies at the state level.

Advocacy : On the State Front

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/states/webinars.html

Health Insurance Marketplaces and CO-OPs

Aug 8, 2019 - The AAFP supports the increase to primary care access through health care marketplaces and consumer operated and oriented plans as presented in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/coverage/aca/marketplace.html

2019 Donors by Recognition Level Restricted content. Login required.

Aug 8, 2019 - 2019 FamMedPAC donors by club level

Advocacy : Contribute

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/donate/fammedpac/mem/recognition/2019bylevel.mem.html

Medical Home

Aug 5, 2019 - The AAFP believes the Medical Home model provides patients with a holistic and coordinated approach to health care.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/delivery/medhome.html

State Legislative Issue Backgrounders

Jul 26, 2019 - State Legislative Issue Backgrounders from the AAFP Center for State Policy

Advocacy : On the State Front

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/states/backgrounders.html

Chapter Advocacy Webcast: Scope of Practice for Pharmacists Restricted content. Login required.

Jul 18, 2019 - In this webcast, the representatives from the AAFP, AMA, and Idaho AFP lead a discussion about state efforts to expand pharmacists’ scope of practice and best practices to address this legislative trend.

Advocacy : On the State Front

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/states/webinars/webcast-scope-pharmacists.mem.html

Primary Care Caucus

Jul 8, 2019 - The Primary Care Caucus focuses its efforts on an approach to advance primary care that is comprehensive, continuous, and connected.

Advocacy : Track and Discuss the Issues

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/track/primary-care-caucus.html

Chapter Advocacy Webcast: Vaccine Exemptions Restricted content. Login required.

Apr 22, 2019 - During this webcast, hear from experts on vaccine exemption trends and chapter experiences while advocating for strong vaccine laws.

Advocacy : On the State Front

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/states/webinars/webcast-vaccine-exemptions.mem.html

VoterVoice: State Chapter Advocacy Tools Restricted content. Login required.

Apr 22, 2019 - In this webcast, ;earn more about VoterVoice capabilities and the services available to chapters.

Advocacy : On the State Front

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/states/webinars/webcast-votervoice.mem.html

Health Care for All: Moving to a Primary Care-Based Health System in the U.S.

Apr 22, 2019 - Health Care for All: Moving to a Primary Care-Based Health System in the US gives the history of the AAFP and health care reform the plans moving forward.

Advocacy : Campaign Landing Pages

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/act/hc-primer.html

Health Care for All: Moving to a Primary Care-Based Health System in the U.S. Restricted content. Login required.

Apr 22, 2019 - Health Care for All: Moving to a Primary Care-Based Health System in the US gives the history of the AAFP and health care reform the plans moving forward.

Advocacy : Campaign Landing Pages

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/act/hc-primer.mem.html

StateScape 101: How to Effectively Use StateScape to Aid in Your State’s Legislative ... Restricted content. Login required.

Apr 1, 2019 - In this webcast, hear from StateScape Representative Chris Barnewolt on how best to use the StateScape tool to assist with your state’s legislative advocacy.

Advocacy : On the State Front

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/states/webinars/webcast-statescape.mem.html

About FamMedPAC Restricted content. Login required.

Mar 29, 2019 - Learn how FamMedPAC seeks to secure a place at the table for family physicians when legislative decisions are made.

Advocacy : Contribute

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/donate/fammedpac/mem/about.mem.html

Chapter Advocacy Webcast: Section 1332 Waivers Restricted content. Login required.

Feb 21, 2019 - In this webcast, hear from experts on 1332 waivers, recent changes, and implications on insurance markets.

Advocacy : On the State Front

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/states/webinars/webcast-section-1332-waivers.mem.html

Speak Out Restricted content. Login required.

Jan 29, 2019 - The AAFP has made it easy for you to reach out to Congress with our Speak Out tool. View active Speak Outs and lend your voice to causes you care about.

Advocacy : Get Involved

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/involved/toolkit/advocacy-resources/speak-out.mem.html

Speak Out Restricted content. Login required.

Jan 29, 2019 - The AAFP has made it easy for you to reach out to Congress with our Speak Out tool. View active Speak Outs and lend your voice to causes you care about.

Advocacy : Get Involved

https://www.aafp.org/content/aafp/advocacy/involved/toolkit/advocacy-resources/speak-out.mem.html

Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs)

Jan 24, 2019 - The AAFP supports the ACO model, and promotes benchmarks, information systems, and payment regulations that protect both patients and family physicians.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/delivery/acos.html

Start with State Advocacy

Jan 15, 2019 - Use the AAFP’s suite of state advocacy resources, toolkits, and information to help in advocating both at the state and federal levels.

Advocacy : On the State Front

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/states.html

2018 Donors by Recognition Level Restricted content. Login required.

Jan 8, 2019 - 2018 FamMedPAC donors by club level

Advocacy : Contribute

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/donate/fammedpac/mem/recognition/2018bylevel.mem.html

Model Legislation

Jan 4, 2019 - Use the AAFP’s Model Legislation Library to access examples of legislation created by other organizations for your use in creating state policy laws.

Advocacy : On the State Front

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/states/model-legislation.html

Model Legislation

Jan 4, 2019 - Use the AAFP’s Model Legislation Library to access examples of legislation created by other organizations for your use in creating state policy laws.

Advocacy : On the State Front

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/states/model-legislation.workforce.0.html

Open Payments / Physician Sunshine Act -- Legal Issues

Dec 4, 2018 - The AAFP affirms the need for effective transparency laws like open payments and the Sunshine Act, but advocates for a simplified process that avoids expensive and complicated administration for physicians.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/legal/transparency/sunshine.html

Medical Advocacy

Oct 2, 2018 - Learn about the American Academy of Family Physicians' actions to advance the practice of family medicine and act on behalf of family physicians.

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy.html

Congressional Bill Tracker

Jul 10, 2018 - See which bills have the potential to impact you and where your legislators stand on the issues with the AAFP's bill tracker.

Advocacy : Track and Discuss the Issues

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/track/bill-tracker.html

Webcast: Primary Care Spend Restricted content. Login required.

May 25, 2018 - In this webcast, the AAFP leads a discussion around primary care spend and advocacy resources available to chapters.

Advocacy : On the State Front

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/states/webinars/webcast-primary-care-spend.mem.html

Webcast: Prescription Drug Pricing Restricted content. Login required.

May 25, 2018 - In this webcast, the AAFP leads a discussion on prescription drug pricing legislation across the states.

Advocacy : On the State Front

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/states/webinars/webcast-rx-drug-pricing.mem.html

Webcast: Medicaid-to-Medicare Parity Restricted content. Login required.

May 24, 2018 - IIn the webcast, the AAFP leads a discussion around Medicaid-to-Medicare Parity and advocacy resources available to chapters.

Advocacy : On the State Front

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/states/webinars/webcast-medicaid-medicare-parity.mem.html

Webcast: Scope of Practice for Nurse Practitioners Restricted content. Login required.

May 24, 2018 - In this webcast, the AAFP leads a discussion around the state legislative landscape of scope of practice for nurse practitioners and advocacy resources available to chapters.

Advocacy : On the State Front

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/states/webinars/webcast-scope-nps.mem.html

Medicaid and 1115 Waivers: Information the Conversation from a Primary Care Perspective Restricted content. Login required.

May 18, 2018 - In this webcast, the AAFP leads a discussion on legislation influence opportunities on Medicaid and 1115 waivers.

Advocacy : On the State Front

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/states/webinars/webcast-medicaid-1115-waivers.mem.html

FamMedPAC Board of Directors Restricted content. Login required.

Jan 25, 2018 - Review a list of those serving on the Board of Directors for FamMedPAC, and learn how you can offer to serve.

Advocacy : Contribute

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/donate/fammedpac/mem/about/board.mem.html

FamMedPAC Donor Recognition Restricted content. Login required.

Jan 25, 2018 - FamMedPAC proudly recognizes AAFP members who advocate for family medicine through their financial support.

Advocacy : Contribute

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/donate/fammedpac/mem/recognition.mem.html

2017 Donors by State Chapter Restricted content. Login required.

Sep 5, 2017 - A listing of 2017 FamMedPac donors by AAFP State Chapter.

Advocacy : Contribute

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/donate/fammedpac/mem/recognition/2017bystate.mem.html

Attend an AAFP Advocacy Conference

Aug 14, 2017 - The AAFP hosts annual advocacy-centered events with the intent of empowering its members with the most up-to-date information on our most important issues.

Advocacy : Get Involved

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/involved/toolkit/advocacy-resources/attend.html

State Legislative Bill Tracker Restricted content. Login required.

Dec 15, 2016 - Use the AAFP’s state legislative bill tracker to see which pieces of legislation are being introduced in your state.

Advocacy : Track and Discuss the Issues

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/track/state-tracker.mem.html

Cancellations and Registration Refunds

Oct 15, 2016 - Need to cancel your registration for an AAFP advocacy conference? Here you can learn the policy on cancellations and refunds.

Advocacy : Cancellations and Registration Refunds

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/cancellations.html

Family Medicine Action Network

Aug 9, 2016 - The AAFP Family Physician Action Network is a grassroots program unites family physicians under one goal: advancing family medicine.

Advocacy : Get Involved

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/involved/fman.html

AAFP Grassroots Resources

Aug 8, 2016 - Use the AAFP Grassroots Toolkit to decide how you can take the meaningful step of lending your voice in advocating for family medicine.

Advocacy : Get Involved

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/involved/toolkit.html

Reform Principles of the U.S. Health Care System

Jun 13, 2013 - Read guidelines for Congress to improve individual health and the health care system.

Advocacy : Track and Discuss the Issues

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/track/principles-for-reform.html

FamMedPAC Restricted content. Login required.

Mar 4, 2013 - FamMedPAC is the AAFP's political action committee that helps elect candidates to Congress who support the AAFP’s legislative goals and objectives.

Advocacy : Contribute

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/donate/fammedpac/mem.mem.html

Donate to FamMedPAC Restricted content. Login required.

Mar 4, 2013 - Make a financial contribution to FamMedPAC online or by mail.

Advocacy : Contribute

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/donate/fammedpac/mem/donate.mem.html

FamMedPAC: Frequently Asked Questions Restricted content. Login required.

Mar 4, 2013 - Review answers to frequently asked questions about FamMedPAC.

Advocacy : Contribute

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/donate/fammedpac/mem/faq.mem.html

Electronic Prescribing

Jan 22, 2013 - The AAFP supports Electronic Prescribing Incentive Program for Medicare-enrolled physicians as an important initiative toward accurate, timely patient care.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/hit/emr/eprescribe.html

Recovery Audit Contractors -- Legal Issues

Jan 22, 2013 - The AAFP agrees that CMS fraud must be stopped, but seeks audit and appeals processes that minimize negative impact on physicians' time and resources for patient care.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/legal/simplification/audit.html

Advancing Primary Care Research

Jan 11, 2013 - The AAFP supports emerging research initiatives in family medicine as well as primary care training and education through organizations such as AHRQ.

Advocacy : Stay Informed

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/informed/research.html

Using Speak Out Restricted content. Login required.

...Using Speak Out How to Use the Speak Out Tool Speak Out not only informs you about what's happening; it also enables you to respond directly to your state officials, members of Congress, or the Office of the President. Timely, convenient letters and email drafts (with the...

Advocacy : Get Involved

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/involved/toolkit/advocacy-resources/speak-out/using-speak-out.mem.html

Using Speak Out

...Using Speak Out How to Use the Speak Out Tool Speak Out not only informs you about what's happening; it also enables you to respond directly to your state officials, members of Congress, or the Office of the President. Timely, convenient letters and email drafts (with the...

Advocacy : Get Involved

https://www.aafp.org/advocacy/involved/toolkit/advocacy-resources/speak-out/using-speak-out.html

AAFP Letter to CMS Supporting National Coverage for HIV Screening - February 18, 2015

AAFP letter supporting the CMS proposal to recommend screening for HIV infection as is recommended with a grade of A by the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), is reasonable and necessary for the early detection of HIV and is therefore appropriate for individuals ...

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/coverage/aca/AAFP-CMS-HIV-NCD-021815.pdf

President's FY 2008 Budget

Executive Summary of the President's FY 2008 Budget

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/coverage/aca/ES-FY2008budget-021407.pdf

Health Reform Success

Fact Sheet: Health Reform Success Requires Federal Investment

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/coverage/aca/ES-HealthReformSuccess-042710.pdf

Health Reform Expenditure Priorities

Executive Summary regarding Family Medicine's Health Reform Expenditure Priorities

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/coverage/aca/ES-HealthReformExpenditure-060111.pdf

America's Healthy Future Act

Legislative Summary of America's Healthy Future Act, Chairman's Mark-up

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/coverage/aca/ES-HealthyFutureAct-092209.pdf

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Legislative Summary regarding the Senate's Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/coverage/aca/ES-LegislativeSummaryPPACA-113009.pdf

America's Healthy Future Act Legislative Summary

Legislative Summary of the Senate Finance Committee's Bill, America's Healthy Future Act

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/coverage/aca/ES-LegislativeSummaryHealthyFutureAct-092209.pdf

Primary Care in the Affordable Care Act

Executive Summary regarding Primary Care in the Affordable Care Act

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/coverage/aca/ES-PrimaryCareACA-061311.pdf

PPACA Implementation

Executive Summary regarding Timeline for PPACA Implementation

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/coverage/aca/ES-PPACAImplementation-032210.pdf

Medical Loss Ratio

Letter to HHS Regarding Medical Loss Ratio

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/coverage/aca/LT-Angoff-MedicalLossRatio-011911.pdf

Physician Quality Reporting System

Letter to CMS Regarding the 2012 Physician Quality Reporting System

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/coverage/aca/LT-Berwick-2012PhysicianQualityReportingSystem-011911.pdf

FY2012 Budget

Letter to Budget Committees Regarding FY2012 Budget

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/coverage/aca/LT-CommitteeMember-BudgetCommitteeFY2012-032911.pdf

Joint Letter to EBSA Responding to Changes in SBC Coverage - March 2, 2015

Joint letter to the Employee Benefits Security Administration in response to the proposed changes to the Summary of Benefits and Coverage (SBC) and Uniform Glossary for group health plans and health insurance coverage in the individual and group markets.

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/coverage/aca/LT-EBSA-SBC-030215.pdf

AAFP Letter to House Opposing ACA Repeal - February 3, 2015

On February 3, 2015, the AAFP wrote to every member of the U.S. House of Representatives to urge them not to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/coverage/aca/LT-HS-ACA-Repeal-020315.pdf

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