The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has released the final rule implementing the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA). The regulation finalizes all provisions of the law.
The final rule incorporates numerous AAFP recommendations, especially those aimed at assisting solo/small practices.
For additional information, please read this article in AAFP News: http://www.aafp.org/news/macra-ready/20161014MACRAfinalrule.html.
Here is AAFP’s media statement: http://www.aafp.org/media-center/releases-statements/all/2016/MACRA.html.
AAFP staff is continuing work to develop tools and resources that will assist family physicians, and we will share those with you as they become available.
Slides from the 30th Annual Geriatric Symposium lectures are available below.
Please feel free to view and download all of this information.
Dementia Care 2016: Best Practices and New Resources
Saturday, October 1, 2016
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
The Virden Retreat at the University of Delaware
700 Pilottown Road
Lewes, Delaware 19958
Delaware is already home to 26,000 people with dementia and the aging of our population makes dementia care an increasingly important objective for health care providers.
Optimal care begins with accurate detection, evaluation, and differential diagnosis.