sent surveys to over 850 former members of both the Senate and House of Commons.
Easily accessible from the Professional Development section of the CAFP
website, or at www.
To bolster their efforts, delegates were trained by Tom Riley, CAFP
chief lobbyist in Sacramento.
In addition to the CAFP
, other physician organizations on the council include the California chapters of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, American College of Physicians, and the American Academy of Pediatrics.
The objects of the CAFP
as defined by law in Bill C-275 are:
was formed as a disciplinary body in a deliberate effort to enhance the budding profession by setting a code of ethics for its members.
Active members of the CAFP
were surveyed beginning in March 1988.
is sponsoring Assembly Bill 1542 to define the purpose and criteria for a medical home, a first step in encouraging wider adoption of the model in this state.
is currently recruiting 1520 practices from across the state to take part.
is sponsoring Assembly Bill 1542, authored by Assemblymember Dave Jones and the Assembly Health Committee, to encourage implementation of the medical home model in California.
We're urging the State of California to conduct pilot projects and consider partnering with health plans and other groups to test the benefits of a medical home," said CAFP
Past President Carla Kakutani, MD, who is attending today's panel event.
Samuelson, a family physician with Sacramento Urban Indian Health who chairs the CAFP
legislative affairs committee.