Do Medicare’s Rural Add-On Payments Impact the Number of Home Health Agencies Serving Rural Communities?

Home health agencies provide critical nursing and therapy services to over three million Medicare beneficiaries [...]

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) Course in Integrated Medicine

The Osher Center Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI-UW) presents a new course series in collaboration with [...]

NCCAOM Board of Commissioners Elects Dr. Iman Majd as New Chair

Dr. Iman Majd, the clinic director for the UW Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, has [...]

Health Workforce Research Center Directors Identify Strategies to Ensure and Sustain Health Workforce During COVID-19 Pandemic

Bianca K. Frogner, PhD, Director of the Center for Health Workforce Studies at the University [...]

Family Medicine Newsletter – April 2020

We are happy to share the Department of Family Medicine April Newsletter! Amid the uncertainty [...]

Welcome to our Residency Program Class of 2023!

We are thrilled to welcome and congratulate our new class of interns at the Department [...]

UWFM Professor Emeritus and colleagues find significant differences between General Practitioners and Family Physicians in US medical practice

William R. Phillips, MD, MPH, Professor Emeritus of Family Medicine, and his colleagues compared general practitioners [...]

UWFM Professor joins Directors around the Country Calling for Modernizing Scope of Practice Regulations

Bianca K. Frogner, PhD, Director of the Center for Health Workforce Studies and Associate Professor [...]

Dr. Paul James Speaks on Authoring One of JAMA’s Most Influential Articles of the Past Decade

As 2019 came to close, editors of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) named [...]

Updated AHRQ Toolkit Helps Primary Care Providers Manage Patients Taking Opioids

The AHRQ just released a Self-Service How-To-Guide to help primary care practices improve management of [...]