2021 County Economic Snapshots
Click here to look at economic snapshots from the NC Justice Center for North Carolina as a whole or scroll down the page to select individual counties to download a PDF to see how each is doing with health services, making sure everyone can make ends meet and how well each is removing structural barriers to equity.
(from NCMS Morning Rounds)
National Physician Suicide Awareness Day was September 17. Physicians have one of the highest suicide rates of any profession. It's not too late to learn the signs, start conversations, understand the underlying barriers and share the resources that can help those in distress see mental health care.
We know the health care system is changing rapidly and for some physicians this is at great personal cost — loss of job satisfaction, burnout, clinical depression and, the worst-case scenario, suicide. As your professional society, we believe YOUR well-being is paramount.
With your help, we’re ready to devote significant resources to YOUR well-being to help you rediscover the joy of practicing medicine and the beauty of reconnecting with your patients.
We’re initially focusing our efforts in the following areas:
North Carolina Medical Board interviews Dr. Betsey Tilson, State Health Director, about why it's so important to get vaccination rates up in North Carolina and how pivotal all health care providers are to this effort. Click here to listen to the podcast.
Everyone over the age of 12 is eligible to get the COVID-19 vaccination now !!
It is time to renew your membership.
Welcome 2021-2022 Board
Gina Becherer President
Barbara Savage Immediate Past President
Meeti Nigam President-Elect
Barbara Lupton Treasurer
Kirby Sheridan VP of Program Development
Deborah Harrell Meehan