Monday, October 29, 2012

Federation of State Medical Boards Endorses U.S. House Measure to Expand Residency Training

H.R. 6352 would add 15,000 new residency slots over the next five years to address physician shortage

DALLAS – The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) today strongly endorsed "The Resident Physician Shortage Reduction and Graduate Medical Education Accountability and Transparency Act" (H.R. 6352), proposed legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives that would create 15,000 new residency training positions in the United States and add much-needed physicians to the nation’s health care workforce.

Read the rest from FSMB here.

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