March 10, 2021
KSA Registration Ends Today - Don't Delay!
There will be no KSAs in association with the 2021 Spring meeting. A stand-alone Virtual KSA Study Group (Hypertension) will be offered on March 11, 2021 from 6:30-9:00 pm EST. CLICK HERE for registration. Deadline to register today, March 10, 2021; 11:59 pm EST.

You will earn 10 certification points and 8 enduring (not live) CME credits after successful completion of each KSA; ABFM will award these certification points and enduring CME credits.
Don't Miss the Early Bird Discount Ending March 15
Another deadline approaching is Early Bird Registration pricing ($50 discount) for the 2021 Family Medicine Spring Forum which ends Monday March 15, 2021 at 11:59 pm EST! The Forum is scheduled for April 16-18, 2021, at the Hilton Bonnet Creek in Orlando, FL, and will be held as a hybrid event, combining a traditional in-person meeting with a virtual platform via live streaming.

As an attendee, you will have the following options:
  1. Virtual Attendance: Attend the meeting remote from the comfort of your own space (e.g., home/office).
  2. In-Person Attendance: Attend the meeting by going to Hilton Bonnet Creek Hotel and be physically present to participate in the educational sessions (limited to the first 250 registrants for safety reasons).
 
Educational content and available live CME credits will be exactly the same for both virtual and in-person attendees.

Room Block Ends March 24, 2021
Hilton Orlando-Bonnet Creek Resort
14100 Bonnet Creek Resort Lane
Orlando, FL 32821
(407) 597-3600
Standard Room: $199
Pool View View: $219

Waldorf Astoria Orlando (adjacent to the Hilton Bonnet Creek)
Waldorf Deluxe Room: $269
Deluxe Disney View: $299
Deluxe Suite: $399
Please call (407) 597-5500 and mention the Family Medicine Spring Forum to receive the discounted rate. There are a limited number of rooms available.
Telemedicine 2021: Beyond the Basics
Don't Miss the FAFP's next live webinar entitled "Telemedicine 2021: Beyond the Basics" on Thursday, March 25, 2021, from 8:00-9:00 pm ET. Join Drs. Julia Jenkins, Mia Finkelston and Joey Nichols as they discuss the following objectives:

  • Describe updates in ambulatory telemedicine care including best-practice tips, policy and billing/ reimbursement changes, and payment parity advocacy efforts.
  • Develop better remote physical exam skills and virtual patient assessments, and gain confidence in how virtual care can enhance patient outcomes.
  • Review steps needed to start a 100% virtual primary care practice and identify helpful resources and contacts for learning more about the field of telemedicine.

This 1-hour webinar will be offered as a CME internet live course, not enduringTo earn CME credit for this webinar, you must be a FAFP member. 

For more information, CLICK HERE.
Governor DeSantis CVS Health Announce Over 80 Vaccine Locations
close up doctor holding syringe and using cotton before make injection to patient in medical mask. Covid-19 or coronavirus vaccine
Governor DeSantis announced that CVS Health will be offering COVID-19 vaccinations at 81 select CVS Pharmacy locations in 13 counties across Florida. Appointments for vaccinations at the select CVS Health locations will become available for booking later this week as stores receive shipments of vaccine. Patients must register in advance at CVS.com or through the CVS Pharmacy app, and people without online access can contact CVS customer service at (800) 746-7287. Governor DeSantis also announced the state will authorize giving shots to people ages 60-65 beginning Monday, March 15. Visit the FAFP's Vaccine Locations page, by CLICKING HERE.
It's Easy to Pay Your Dues Online!
Please do not delay in paying your membership dues today! You may pay your membership dues online at www.aafp.org/checkmydues or mail your payment directly to the AAFP. If you need another copy of your invoice, please contact jyoung@fafp.org.  
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