For Immediate Release
January 3, 2018
Contact: Jennifer Miller/Elizabeth Goodsitt (608) 266-1683
DHS Announces New Grants to Support Graduate Medical Education
The Medical Residency Programs help increase access to health care in rural and underserved areas
Grants totaling more than $2.9 million to support development of three new residency programs and eight new resident positions in current programs were announced today by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services. Launched in July 2014, the DHS Graduate Medical Education (GME) Initiative builds on numerous partnerships among hospitals and clinics, health systems and academic institutions to expand graduate medical education (GME) and helps ensure access to quality health care in rural and other underserved areas of the state.View the entire news release.