Chris Mazzolini is the editorial director of Medical Economics
The AAFP detailed their policy recommendations to the Coronavirus Task Force ahead of a meeting set for Wednesday.
The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) outlined four ways to support primary care physicians as they take on the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak that is bringing the world to a halt.
The AAFP's recommendations were released in a letter to the Coronavirus Task Force ahead of a planned meeting scheduled for Wednesday.
"Family physicians are putting their lives on the line for their patients in nearly every community in our country," the letter reads. "We are resolved and resolute in our dedication, but need assistance.”
The four recommendations detailed in the letter are: