About Family Medicine for America’s Health

Family Medicine for America’s Health (FMAHealth),the organization behind Health is Primary, is a five-year collaboration sponsored by the eight leading family medicine organizations in the United States. Its mission is to demonstrate the value of primary care in achieving better health, better care, at lower costs for people across the United States while improving the ability of primary care professionals to lead fulfilling lives as caregivers.

The AFMRD supports the Family Medicine for America's Health project both monetarily and through active participation. Our former President, Michael Tuggy, MD, serves as AFMRD’s representative on the Family Medicine for America's Health Board of Directors.