There’s no substitute for the extensive education and training of physicians. Every physician spends seven or more years in medical school and residency programs, carefully honing their skills to properly address a wide range of complex healthcare issues and make critical medical judgements. Physician supervision helps ensure patient safety.


In The News

  • Funding for Neurologically Damaged Newborns Extended to Homebirths in New York

    October 24, 2015

    In 2011, the state of New York created a special fund to benefit babies that suffer from birth-related neurological damage. The fund has previously only been made available to hospital born babies as it…

  • Physician Anesthesiologist Prevents Parent’s Worst Nightmare

    September 14, 2015

    Just like the North Carolina General Assembly, many other state legislatures across the country are considering legislation that would remove the requirement of physician supervision of nurses.  In Michigan, SB 320 would propose to…

  • Chiropractic Board Proposes Increased Training for Acupuncture Services

    August 17, 2015

    PUBLIC HEARING: September 16, 2015, 10:00 a.m. 174 North Church Street, Concord, NC 28025 The North Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners has proposed new rules which would increase the required education hours for acupuncture…