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The Mission of the West Virginia Chapter of the American Academy of Family Physicians is to promote excellence in health care and the betterment of health of the American people.

64th Annual Scientific Assembly (April 14-16, 2016)


Congratulations Dr. Jeffery Ashley, the 2016 Family Doc of the Year!

April 15, 2016 – Jeffrey Ashley MD, a family physician from Charleston, WV was the recipient of the West Virginia Academy of Family Physicians highest award – Family Doctor of the Year for 2016. The award was presented by Adam … Continue reading

WVAFP Represented at the 2016 Family Medicine Congressional Conference on Capitol Hill

Deadline for Un-enrolled Medicaid Prescribers Extended

At the January meeting of the Medical Services Fund Advisory Council Vicki Cunningham, BMS Pharmacy Director, reported that as of March 14, 2016, Medicaid would not pay for prescriptions if they were not written by a WV Medicaid enrolled provider. … Continue reading