Medical education loan reimbursement update
By Mary Thomas, Esq., FMA Assistant General Counsel | Oct. 25, 2023
On Oct. 11, Florida Lt. Governor Jeanette Nuñez held a press conference at FSU PrimaryHealth to tout the Florida Reimbursement Assistance for Medical Education (FRAME) Program. The FRAME Program assists eligible healthcare practitioners, including physicians, with the repayment of medical education loans. Physicians and residents practicing primary care in rural areas are eligible for up to $20,000 per year in medical education reimbursement.
Among others invited to speak, Lt. Gov. Nuñez was joined by state Surgeon General Joseph A. Ladapo, MD, Florida State University College of Medicine Interim Dean and FMA Secretary Alma Littles, MD, and FMA CEO Chris Clark.