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OMPW Holds Inaugural Graduate Medical Education Workshop
OMPW supports and nurtures GME Training. Click here to download our PDF and then click each residency for details.
Come Train, or Stay and Train, but Make Mississippi Your Home
To develop strategies that attract, educate and sustain a well-trained and appropriately distributed physician workforce in Mississippi, so as to ensure health care access for ALL Mississippians.
Through emphasis on a strong and expanded primary care foundation, ALL Mississippians shall have access to timely and appropriate health care.
Created in 2012 by the state legislature, the Office of Mississippi Physician Workforce (OMPW) monitors and evaluates the composition and distribution of Mississippi’s physician workforce and provides assistance and recommendations to the state’s leadership on current and future workforce needs. Initiatives include policy development that improves graduate medical education and physician training, retention and distribution, physician workforce projections, and data and research.
COVID-19 Booster Shot Update
Published on Thursday, September 29, 2022
William Carey University to Hold First Rural Health Summit September 16-17
Published on Wednesday, August 10, 2022
Mississippi State Department of Health Appoints Chief Medical Officer
GME Professionals Day Set for August 19
Published on Monday, August 1, 2022
Mississippians now have permanent access to telehealth
Published on Thursday, June 2, 2022
Hyde-Smith backs bipartisan bill to improve palliative and hospice care
Published on Wednesday, May 25, 2022
Our mission is to develop strategies that attract, education and sustain a well-trained and appropriately distributed physician workforce in Mississippi, so as to ensure health care access for ALL Mississippians.