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  For an in-depth member experience, log on to PAFP Connect Jan. 16, 2018
The PAFP's very own social media and news app, PAFP Connect, is the best way for members to get in-depth updates, resources, and information. It combines social feeds and direct messaging with PAFP committees, groups of interest, and a vibrant news section updated daily. Download on iPhone and Android!
 
 
  One week left to nominate the best doctor in Pa.! Jan. 12, 2018
We're on a mission ... to find the state's best family physician! We need a family doctor who's neither shaken nor stirred at the prospect of excellent patient care. Keep your GoldenEye out for an excellent nominee, and when you've tracked them downclick here for rules and a nomination form! The deadline is Jan. 19, 2018.
 
 
  Gov. Wolf issues disaster declaration over opioids Jan. 11, 2018
Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf has signed an order for a 90-day disaster declaration over the state's opioid epidemic. The York Dispatch reports 4,600 Pennsylvanians died of opioid overdoses in 2016. In a media release, PAFP President Ed Zurad, MD said Pennsylvania physicians are up to the task of combating this deadly crisis.
 
 
  'Arm' your patients with the facts about the flu shot Jan. 10, 2018
Before you ask for a patient's arm to give them the influenza vaccine, arm them with the facts. There's a lot of misinformation out there about the flu vaccine, especially regarding reactions and side effects. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has assembled a myth-busting list of misconceptions.
 
 
  Featured: 2018 Family Physician of the Year contest kicks off! Dec. 8, 2017
The PAFP is searching for its 2018 Family Physician of the Year! We're looking for a socially conscious, community-minded role model who embodies the principles of family medicine. If you'd like to nominate yourself or a colleague, click here for full rules and a nomination form! The deadline is Jan. 19, 2018. 
 
 
 
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