Fri., January 3, 2014 12:00pm
Georgia’s physician shortage continues to limit patients’ access to care, especially in rural areas, a recently released report indicates. But the...
Mon., November 25, 2013 12:35pm
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 11:42am
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 9:00am
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 7:03pm
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 4:30pm
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 7:24pm
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 6:37pm
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 5:13pm
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 4:27pm
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...