MAFP Task Force on Payment and Delivery System Reform

Purpose: 

To catalyze ongoing diaolgue and explore solutions to address some of the tough payment and delivery issues facing Family Physicians, and to strengthen existing/develop new partnerships.

Areas of Focus:

Identifying the challenges and opportunities facing Family Physicians in today's healthcare environment, and increasing awareness of the value that Family Physicians bring to the healthcare system and the critical need for reimbursement parity.   


Task Force Members

Jennifer Aloff, MD, FAAFP (Midland)
James Applegate, MD, FAAFP (Grandville)
Peter Graham, MD, FAAFP (East Lansing)
Jeffrey Huotari, MD (Houghton)
Robert Jackson, MD, MMM (Allen Park)
Loretta Leja, MD (Cheboygan)
John Pfenninger, MD, FAAFP (Midland)
Srikar Reddy, MD, FAAFP (Brighton)
Timothy Tobolic, MD (Byron Center)
David Walsworth, MD, FAAFP (East Lansing)
Kim Yu, MD, FAAFP (Novi)


News & Resources

Invest in Family Medicine for Lower Costs & Higher Quality (infographic)

Primary Care Physician Compensation Ranks 4th Lowest in U.S. ("Top 10 Highest and Lowest Paying States for PCPs," Medical Economics, December 28, 2015)