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WAFP Anti-Racism Task Force
The WAFP board is seeking task force members to advance the Academy’s anti-racism work toward the objective of health equity. The task force is charged with recommending to the board ...
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WAFP COVID-19 Information Page
We've added a new page that will be updated regularly with the most current information about the COVID-19 pandemic that’s relevant for family physicians. You can view the COVID-19 page ...
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Help WAFP Address Health Inequities
The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and your state chapter need your help to improve health equity in your state. By completing this short survey, you will help us ...
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Telemedicine Proclamation Extended Through October 1st
Washington state legislators approved extending telemedicine payment parity  proclamation 20-29 through October 1, 2020.  The proclamation, which has been extended multiple times, implemented Senate Bill 5385 in advance of its ...
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Free Zoom Licenses Available
The Washington Health Care Authority purchased Zoom licenses so that providers can connect with their patients remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic. The agency still has a number of these licenses ...
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Pandemic Demonstrates The Importance Of This Year’s Flu Shot
WAFP's president, Dr. Lillian Wu, was interviewed for a story that aired on NPR! She explained the difficulty in ensuring patients receive the flu vaccine amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read ...
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