August 10, 2021

CalMedForce GME application now open

Approximately $39 million will be available to support and expand primary care (family medicine, internal medicine, obstetrics/gynecology and pediatrics) and emergency medicine GME programs in California that prioritize serving underserved areas and communities

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September 15, 2020

Seeking Nominations for Workforce Advisory Council

The California Medical Association (CMA) is seeking physicians to volunteer their time and expertise towards creating new competency standards, supporting educational loan repayment and expanding graduate medical education (GME). Each effort supports California’s physician workforce while further improving patient care.

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May 14, 2020

PHC Provides State Budget Update on CalHealthCares and CalMedForce

The May Revise proposed approximately $269 million in cuts to CalHealthCares, which administers loan repayments on educational debt for California physicians and dentists who serve Medi-Cal patients. Medi-Cal serves over one-third of Californians and half of the state’s children, and the state is estimating a two million caseload increase in 2020 due to COVID-19.

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April 30, 2020

PHC Releases 2019 Annual Report

2019 brought tremendous growth to our organization, allowing us to expand graduate medical education throughout the state and repay educational loans to physicians and dentists to increase access to care in underserved communities.

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December 19, 2019

CalMedForce: Building California’s physician pipeline

CalMedForce supports and expands graduate medical education (GME) residency training programs in California. Physician residents are one critical solution to our state’s physician shortage since each resident conducts approximately 600 patient visits per year.

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