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CCMS Physician Wellness Program receives $20,000 Contribution, Offers Service to Non-Member Physicians

CCMS Physician Wellness Program receives $20,000 Contribution, Offers Service to Non-Member Physicians

This fall, the Southwest Florida Physicians Association (SWFPA) contributed $20,000 to support the CCMS Physician Wellness Program, which features confidential, convenient, cost-free access to professional psychological services for all Medical Society physician members. During the COVID-19 pandemic, CCMS has also extended these services to physicians in the county who are not currently members.

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Women in Medicine 2021

Women in Medicine 2021

When Elizabeth Blackwell, the first woman physician in the United States, graduated from medical school in 1849, I bet she would little suspect the number of women who would be physicians today or that a month would be dedicated to celebrating our contributions.

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