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2016 marks end of Primary Care Incentive Program
As of Dec. 31, 2015, the Primary Care Incentive Program is no longer. The program paid primary care physicians bonuses up to 10 percent of what Medicare paid them as long as they met certain criteria. AAFP is strongly encouraging family doctors to become familiar with alternative payment models now. Read more in this AAFP Leader Voices blog.

January Member of the Month: Darnel Dabu, MD, MPH
Lubbock physician helps build a healthier West Texas

Darnel Viray Dabu, MD, MPH, FAAFP, has been the medical director of Community Health Center of Lubbock since he completed residency in 2010. He is active in many professional organizations, including chairing TAFP’s Commission on Public Health, Research, and Clinical Affairs. Get to know Dr. Dabu in his Member of the Month profile.

Board review course with AAFP in San Antonio next month
Attend a three-and-a-half day live course with your colleagues to review the evidence-based principles of family medicine and learn effective test-taking strategies. The course will be at the Omni San Antonio Hotel at the Colonnade Feb. 3-6. See more information and register for the course.

Attend vacation CME-n-ski with Utah AFP
Earn up to 19 hours of CME while enjoying a ski trip to the Wasatch Mountains in Snowbird, Utah, Feb. 11-14. AAFP members save $100 off registration for the full conference. View pricing information and register here.