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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.
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
State Board of Health names Dr. Daniel P. Edney as new State Health Officer
Mississippi Scholarship Program Targets Rural Physician Shortage
Published on Thursday, April 14, 2022
Lawmakers aim for more emergency rooms in rural Mississippi
Published on Tuesday, April 5, 2022
Mississippi Medical Students Participate in 2022 MATCH Ceremonies
Published on Wednesday, March 23, 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.