ATLANTA, Ga. (October 4, 2011)—A total of 327 physicians, including 82 from Piedmont Heart Institute and 245 physicians from Piedmont Physicians Group, have joined the Medical Association of Georgia.
As the largest physician organization in the state of Georgia, the Medical Association of Georgia is the leading voice for the medical profession in Georgia.
“These are times of great change for healthcare,” said R. Timothy Stack, president and CEO of Piedmont Healthcare. “Our physicians naturally want to look after the best interests of their patients and practices. Membership in the Medical Association of Georgia will help provide that assistance while they continue to focus their primary efforts on patient care.”
Founded in 1849, the Medical Association of Georgia represents its 6,500 members before the General Assembly, all state administrative and regulative bodies and before state and federal courts.
For more information on Piedmont Physicians, visit piedmontphysicians.org. For more information about Piedmont Heart Institute, visit piedmontheart.org.