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    SoFi doubling rate discount for CMA members

    November 02, 2018
    For a limited time, SoFi is offering CMA members a special double rate discount for a limited time. From now until Dece...

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    2018 physician compensation report finds increase in gender wage disparity

    May 28, 2018
    Doximity recently released its second annual Physician Compensation Report, one of the most comprehensive surveys of U....

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    Thank you physician members – we defeated AB 3087!

    May 25, 2018
    Today, the California Medical Association (CMA) killed Assembly Bill 3087 (Kalra) – dangerous legislation that would ha...

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    County Medical Services loan repayment program now accepting applications

    February 07, 2018
    The County Medical Services Program (CMSP) in partnership with the State Loan Repayment Program (SLRP) has opened a spe...

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    State awards $30.5 million in primary care residency program funding

    February 02, 2018
    The California Healthcare Workforce Policy Commission awarded upwards of $30.5 million to support more than 175 primary...

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    Frustrated by bureaucracy of modern medicine, 1 in 5 physicians wants to reduce clinical hours

    December 04, 2017
    Nearly one in five U.S. physicians intends to reduce clinical work hours in the next year, and roughly one in 50 intend...

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    Physician corps loan repayment program now accepting applications

    November 28, 2017
    Applications are now being accepted for the next cycle of the Steven M. Thompson Loan Repayment Program. Award recipien...

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    CA in top 5 states to practice medicine

    November 13, 2017
    California is one of the top five states to practice medicine, according to a new study by Physicians Practice . The s...

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    State sees marked increase in applications for primary care residency program funding

    October 16, 2017
    The California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development received a record number of applications for family ...

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    Op-Ed: California’s Physician Shortage Is Real — the Cure Is Leadership, Investment

    October 13, 2017
    California is projected to have 5,000 fewer physicians than the population needs by 2025. Because physicians are the mos...

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    Webinar: 2016 Annual QRURs

    October 10, 2017
    On Thursday, October 19, 2017, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will host the "2016 Annual QRURs We...

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    California State Loan Repayment Program now accepting applications

    September 04, 2017
    The  California State Loan Repayment  Program  (SLRP) application cycle for 2017 is now open. The program assists with...

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    2017 Song Brown residency funding applications due Sept. 15

    September 04, 2017
    The California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) is now accepting applications for latest cyc...

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    California congressmen introduce bills to address physician shortage

    August 04, 2017
    Two important bills have been introduced in Congress to address our state’s serious physician shortage and improve acce...

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    Practice owners no longer the physician majority

    June 07, 2017
    For the first time, physicians who have an ownership stake in their practice are in the minority in the U.S., according ...

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    Bipartisan legislation to address physician shortages introduced in Congress

    April 27, 2017
    Legislation designed to increase the number of physicians providing care in underserved and rural areas was introduced ...

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    CHPI publishes physicians' quality ratings for cycle 2

    April 06, 2017
    On March 22, 2017, the California Healthcare Performance Initiative System (CHPI) released its second cycle of physicia...

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    California grapples with ‘severe’ doctor shortage, study shows

    March 02, 2017
    California doesn't have enough doctors to handle its primary health care demands and the problem is getting worse, accor...

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    Trump's "travel ban" would impact thousands of physicians and medical students

    February 17, 2017
    One week after taking office, President Donald Trump issued an  executive order  barring Syrian refugees from the Unite...

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    CMA fights GME cuts in Brown's proposed budget

    February 03, 2017
    In 2016, the California legislature passed a budget that included historic support for and expansion of primary care gr...

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    Physician corps loan repayment program now accepting applications

    November 04, 2016
    Applications  are now being accepted for the next cycle of the Steven M. Thompson Loan Repayment Program. Award recipi...

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    Physician morale continues to decline, with 80% of physicians feeling overextended

    September 26, 2016
    U.S. physicians continue to struggle to maintain professional satisfaction levels as they are forced to adapt to changi...

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    Health care organizations applaud legislature on inclusion of workforce funding in 2016-17 budget

    June 15, 2016
    The California Academy of Family Physicians (CAFP), CaliforniaHealth+ Advocates and the California Medical Association ...

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    BMJ study finds physician pay disparities along gender and race lines

    June 06, 2016
    A new BMJ shows that white male physicians in the United States earn 35 percent more than their black male counterparts;...

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    The Physicians Foundation invites physicians to participate in fourth annual survey

    April 01, 2016
    The Physicians Foundation, a non-profit organization that seeks to empower physicians to lead in the delivery of high-q...

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    Medical students: 2016 loan repayment program application process now open

    March 18, 2016
    Applications are now being accepted for the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Students to Service Loan Repayment Pro...

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    National ‘Match Day’ largest on record, but many California students must study elsewhere

    March 18, 2016
    The National Resident Matching Program announced today that the 2016 Match Day for graduating medical students was the ...

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