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The Arizona Academy of Family Physicians enhances the health of the people in Arizona by promoting the specialty of Family Medicine and by supporting our members’ professional development and scope of service.

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Join The @AzAFP for a free Virtual Town Hall Tuesday 04/07/20 at 7pm via Zoom or just via phone! @aafp @drcarroll @cafp_familydocs @DerksenDan @tucker_md @SenMcSallyAZ @azfamdoc @CCorieri @susiecannata 😀🙌

If someone you are caring for has #COVID19:
• Do not shake their clothing, towels or linens.
• Wear disposable gloves while washing their things.
• Dry items completely.
• Clean & then disinfect clothes hampers.
• Wash hands after every step.
https://bit.ly/33vrmod

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Family Physician Researcher, Mentor @AlexKristFP Takes Reins of #USPSTF. Read his story in this week's #FamilyDocFocus article. http://ow.ly/IAAh50z74w3

Dr. Marc Price will join @juliekwoodmd and @leroy_gary for our Wed. #COVID19 Virtual Town Hall to share how he and his practice are managing through the pandemic as his community faces a significant number of diagnosed cases. #CME credit available. @Bald_and_Proud

You're excellent if you already got your Program of Excellence Award application in, but if you didn't, you've still got through April to apply. All family medicine groups are eligible. http://ow.ly/BxxN50z1h8p

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Too much news about the #COVID19 pandemic can be upsetting. Stay informed, but #takebreaks from news and social media. https://bit.ly/2xzcKIq

Do you or does someone you know communicate using American Sign Language? Watch videos on coronavirus disease 2019 #COVID19, part of the #ASL video series on the CDC Streaming Health YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2UwOFda.

Reduce spread of #COVID19. When in public, use a cloth face covering that
✔️Reaches above nose & below chin, completely covering mouth & nostrils
✔️Fits snugly against sides of your face
✔️Is made of multiple layers of cloth that you can breathe through
https://bit.ly/2Ravt42

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It’s #WorldHealthDay!

Today, we celebrate the work of nurses & midwives by showing our appreciation for their bravery, courage & resolve in the global #COVID19 response.

Tell us who your favourite nurse or midwife is 💐.

#SupportNursesAndMidwives ➡️ http://bit.ly/SupportNursesAndMidwives

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Too much news about the #COVID19 pandemic can be upsetting. Stay informed, but #takebreaks from news and social media. https://bit.ly/2xzcKIq

Reduce spread of #COVID19. When in public, use a cloth face covering that
✔️Reaches above nose & below chin, completely covering mouth & nostrils
✔️Fits snugly against sides of your face
✔️Is made of multiple layers of cloth that you can breathe through
https://bit.ly/2Ravt42

It’s #NationalPublicHealthWeek!

Always remember the importance of taking preventive actions to help stop the spread of viruses that cause respiratory infections, like #flu and #COVID19.

#NPHW

More: https://bit.ly/2MJ9QqJ

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Arizona Academy of Family Physicians

Founded in 1949, the Arizona Academy of Family Physicians (AzAFP) is a nonprofit professional membership association representing approximately 1,500 allopathic and osteopathic physicians, family medicine residents, and medical students statewide. The AzAFP is the state component of the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), the largest medical specialty association in the country, with approximately 96,000 members.

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