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In this amendment, Tennessee proposes to convert the federal share of its Medicaid funding relating to providing its core medical services to its core population to a block grant. This innovative proposal reimagines the Medicaid financing structure in ways that emphasize state accountability for effective program management, while incentivizing performance and ensuring that financial responsibility for Tennessee’s Medicaid program continues to be equitably shared between the state and the federal government.

PRIME Registry is family medicine’s only specialty outpatient quality registry, open to all primary care clinicians, including Family Physicians, general internists, general pediatricians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and many other clinical team members. PRIME Registry uses the data from your EHR (Electronic Health Record), mapping it to a robust set of quality measures presented in an easy to use dashboard that allows clinicians and practices to view and track measure performance data at the practice, clinician and patient level.

Quittin’ Time in Tennessee

Tennessee AFP again proudly sponsors “Quittin’ Time in Tennessee” to help Tennessee smokers “Calling it Quits in 2019” Click here to print a Poster you can use in your office to assist your patients…… Let's Call it Quits!Flyer_2019  

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Safe Stars initiative

The Tennessee Academy of Family Physicians is proud to be a partner in the Safe Stars initiative. Safe Stars is a collaboration between the Tennessee Department of Health and the Program for Injury Prevention in Youth Sports at The Monroe Carell Jr. Children's...


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