Georgia's Health Provider Shortage
According to the Kaiser Family Foundation, Georgia has less than 60 percent of the Primary Care Health Professionals it needs.
Optimum Team Practice: An Evolving Model for Care
Scope of Practice Expansion Overdue
Governor Deal's Rural Hospital Stabilization Committee recommends the expansion of the scope of practice for physician assistants. With a growing physician shortage, it was determined that these expansions could help bolster healthcare resources in rural communities.