Workforce Training, Stop-Loss Bills OK’d

The Assembly Committee on Health last week passed SB 20 by Sen. Ed Hernandez (D-West Covina), a bill that proposes to repay physician-training loans for doctors who choose to practice in medically underserved areas.

"This bill is a modest attempt at [addressing] one of our biggest dilemmas -- not enough staff to care for the existing patients," Hernandez said.  Read more here.


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