Assemblymember Adam Gray Fighting To Close Central Valley Healthcare Worker Gap

Expanding insurance coverage is important, but if there are no doctors in your community then there still isn’t reliable access to health care. Assemblymember Adam Gray had a discussion with #CentralValley educators about maximizing efforts not only to build a local medical school, but also about how we can strengthen the healthcare workforce by expanding pipeline programs, residency slots, and loan forgiveness programs.

Adam Gray went before the Assembly Budget Subcommittee to advocate for eliminating educational debt (think, scholarship and loan repayment programs) for physicians, behaviorists, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants in under-served healthcare areas. Attempting to close the healthcare workforce gap.