Apply Now for a ProudtobeGIM Honorarium

By GIM Connect posted 08-09-2016 11:00





SGIM eNews - August 4, 2016


Call for Applications:

Host a ProudtobeGIM Event at Your Institution!


SGIM is seeking medical schools interested in participating in the second phase of ProudtobeGIM, a nationwide campaign to introduce medical students and PGY 1-2 residents to the field of GIM (


Selected institutions will receive an honorarium in the amount of $1000 to host one or more local event(s) aimed at encouraging medical students/early residents to enter the field. Additionally, institutions will have access to ProudtobeGIM campaign materials, such as an exclusive idea-sharing online community, videos, brochures, a slide set, and advice for hosting an event for trainees.


Deadline: September 12, 2016 (5:00pm Eastern Time)




2016 SGIM Forum Annual Meeting Edition


Missed the annual meeting in Florida?Want to relive some of the best parts from the meeting?The August 2016 issue of SGIM Forum contains this year's annual meeting retrospective.Learn about award winners, social media metrics, and see pictures of your SGIM colleagues in action from Florida.


Click here for the full issue




AHA: Empowering Junior Faculty


Register now for the 2016 Academic Hospitalist Academy - this is a "can't miss" event for academic hospitalists. Prior attendees have described their AHA experience as "eye opening" and "motivational". The intensive course offers a 1-10 faculty-to-student ratio and has sold out in recent years.


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CMS Releases the Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+) Application

CMS opened the application for practices to apply for Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+), the largest-ever initiative to improve primary care in America. CPC+ rewards value and quality through an innovative payment structure to support comprehensive primary care. CPC+ is an advanced primary care medical home model that will strengthen primary care through a regionally-based multi-payer payment reform and care delivery transformation.

In CPC+, CMS has provisionally selected 57 payer partners, including multiple commercial insurers, state Medicaid agencies, Medicaid managed care organizations, and Medicare Advantage plans in 14 regions across the nation. The CPC+ regions were selected based on payer alignment and market density to ensure that CPC+ practices have sufficient payer support to make fundamental changes in their primary care delivery.


Learn More about CPC+

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