Mon., November 25, 2013 11:35am
Physician assistants can help ease the shortage of primary care physicians, according to a study released earlier this month. But Georgia also has a...
Thu., October 3, 2013 10:42am
Doctors’ career choices affect many people. Despite a nationwide demand for more family medicine doctors, medical students in Georgia and around the...
Fri., June 15, 2012 8:00am
A northeast Georgia health care system has announced that it will begin planning for a new graduate medical education program at its hospital in...
Mon., May 7, 2012 6:03pm
The state budget the Governor signed Monday includes $1.2 million to beef up the number of medical residency slots in Georgia.
Fri., December 16, 2011 3:30pm
Georgia’s only public medical school reported this week that a record number of students applied to the Augusta campus this year, while new numbers...
Tue., December 6, 2011 6:24pm
Georgia Health Sciences University in Augusta is expanding its teaching in southeast Georgia. Starting next year, 20 third- and fourth- year medical...
Wed., October 12, 2011 5:37pm
A new University System of Georgia committee focused on boosting medical residencies in the state met for the first time this week. Its goal is 400...
Thu., April 21, 2011 4:13pm
Meeting this week, a Board of Regents committee said the state needs to entice more hospitals to offer residency training for newly graduated doctors...
Mon., August 23, 2010 3:27pm
When millions of uninsured Georgians join the health insurance rolls under federal health care reform in four years, many of them are going to need a...
Mon., July 5, 2010 11:58am
A new residential program has Medical College of Georgia students living and learning in the state’s most underserved region.