Call for Nominations
Respond by: Thursday, November 3, 2016 The Council of Early Career Physicians (CECP) is currently recruiting new representatives for terms beginning in April 2017.
The CECP is responsible for responding to requests from the Board of Regents, committees and staff for review of programs, products and services, and advising the Board of Regents on:
- Enhancing professional development for early career physicians
- Fostering their involvement in College activities
- Increasing the value of ACP membership for early career physicians
- Strengthening chapter level councils and activities
- Aligning council activities with the College’s Strategic Priorities
Applicants with a strong background in… Continue reading
Influenza, the flu, is a serious disease, especially for older adults. The flu may lead to hospitalization or even death. Symptoms can include: fever, cough, sore throat, muscle aches and fatigue. Though most people with the flu will recover witing a few days, older adults are at high risk of developing serious flu-related complications.
New Jersey will retain its position as one of 14 regions selected for participation in the CMS Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+) initiative, scheduled to launch in January, 2017. CPC+ is an advanced primary care medical home delivery and payment model that builds on the Comprehensive Primary Care Initiative (CPCi) program, which began in 2012 and concludes at the end of this year.
Why You Should Apply for the CPC+ Program Fundamentally restructuring how we pay for primary care is an important step towards our goal of reforming the health care system to one that is foundational in… Continue reading