Press Room


12.10.20 MAG encouraging employers to evaluate COVID test/return-to-work policies

12.4.20 MAG urging Congress to take action to prevent significant Medicare reimbursement cuts to frontline physicians

10.29.20 ACEP & MAG applauding court’s decision to revive lawsuit forcing Anthem/Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia to rescind its retroactive ER claims review policy

10.21.20 MAG’s new, groundbreaking president to focus on COVID-19 & social justice

10.20.20 MAG honors Columbus health director with community service award

10.20.20 MAG honors Statesboro family physician for humanitarian efforts

10.20.20 MAG honors Atlanta rheumatologist with distinguished service award

10.20.20 MAG honors North Atlanta surgeon with ‘Hardman Cup’

10.1.20 MAG & MedPro collaboration to provide leading med-mal solution in Georgia

9.1.20 MAG & MAA encouraging Georgians to get vaccinated for flu ASAP

7.21.20 AMA report finds U.S. opioid prescribing down by 37% since 2014 – and 27% in Georgia – but overdose numbers troubling

6.30.20 MAG/AMA release Georgia physicians’ COVID-19 survey results

6.22.20 MAG urging Georgia Senate Rules Committee & full Senate to pass tobacco tax increase

5.4.20 MAG Foundation applauds GPLA graduates, introduces new class

2.26.20 MAG encouraging legislators to pass tort reform (S.B. 415)

2.19.20 MAG encouraging lawmakers to pass crucial tort reform bill


12.10.19 MAG opposing flawed federal surprise medical bills ‘compromise’

10.22.19 MAG honors Atlanta anesthesiologist for humanitarian efforts

10.22.19 MAG honors Savannah neurologist for community service

10.22.19 MAG honors Atlanta cardiologists with Hardman Cup

10.22.19 Medical Association of Atlanta wins MAG honor

10.22.19 MAG’s new president to focus on tort reform, surprise bills, the ‘data entry crisis’ & scope of practice

9.16.19 MAG endorsing Rich McCormick, M.D., for U.S. 7th district seat

9.10.19 MAG encouraging Georgians to get flu vaccine ASAP

7.29.19 MAG Foundation to fund primary care scholarships at MCG

7.10.19 AMA and Nation’s Leading Medical Organizations [including MAG] Fight for Transgender Americans in U.S. Supreme Court Filing Against Workplace Discrimination

6.24.19 MAG opposing language in federal ‘surprise bills’ legislation

5.6.19 MAG Foundation applauds GPLA grads & new class


12.11.18 MAG & AMA promoting program to prevent type 2 diabetes

10.23.18 MAG’s new president to strive to ensure all Georgians have access to health care

10.23.18 MAG honors MCG associate professor with community service award

10.23.18 MAG honors Rep. Sharon Cooper with its first ‘Hall of Fame’ award

10.23.18 MAG honors Alliant Quality VP/CMO for humanitarian efforts

9.25.18 MAG to lead key panel on HIT at ‘Health Connect South’

9.14.18 MAG encouraging Georgians to get flu vaccine by end of October

9.13.18 MAG Alliance funds scholarship for lactation consultant student at GNTC

9.12.18 MAG among state medical societies that are collaborating to impact health care disparities with HIE data

8.1.18 MAG applauds innovative patient data analytics solution’s early adopters

6.17.18 MAG & ACEP file lawsuit against Anthem/Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia

5.7.18 MAG MRC conducts mass casualty & ‘Stop the Bleed’ training at Augusta University

4.23.18 MAG Foundation applauds Georgia Physicians Leadership Academy graduates, introduces new class

3.28.18 MAG MRC conducts training exercise in Coffee County

3.27.18 HealtheParadigm provides Georgia physicians with Quality Reporting Registry

3.26.18 MAG Alliance donates $10K to Georgia Northwestern Technical College to support nation’s first lactation consultants program

1.8.18 Study finds Georgia physicians accounted for $44+ billion in economic output in 2015


9.27.17 MAG honors Savannah plastic surgeon for community service

9.27.17 MAG honors Atlanta psychiatrist for distinguished service

9.27.17 MAG honors retired Atlanta internist for humanitarian efforts

9.27.17 MAG honors Gainesville businessman & philanthropist for distinguished service

9.27.17 MAG honors Atlanta cardiologist for contributions to medicine

9.27.17 MAG’s new president vows to focus on key issues, including insurance networks, EHR, Medicaid & patient safety

9.27.17 MAG encouraging Georgians to get flu vaccine by end of October

8.30.17 MAG MRC to conduct emergency training exercise in Douglas on September 16

7.17.17 MAG calls for Blue Cross to disclose data it used as basis for retrospective ER policy

3.21.17 MAG opposing S.B. 8 substitute that would undermine ER care in Georgia

2.27.17 Georgia House HHS chair says eye care bills ‘wrong and dangerous’ on ‘Top Docs Radio’

2.9.17 MAG Medical Reserve Corps wins prestigious award


11.29.16 MAG endorsing U.S. Rep. Tom Price, M.D., HHS nomination

11.21.16 As lawsuit gets underway, MAG & AMA reiterate why Anthem-Cigna merger would be ‘disastrous’ for Georgia

10.18.16 MAG honors retired Albany M.D. for community service

10.18.16 MAG honors Waycross M.D. with distinguished service award

10.18.16 MAG honors Richmond County Medical Society with community service award

10.18.16 MAG honors former lobbyist for distinguished service

10.18.16 MAG honors late J. Harold Harrison, M.D., for humanitarian efforts

10.18.16 MAG honors DPH leader with award for contributions to medicine

10.18.16 MAG honors four legislators with ‘Friend of Medicine’ award

10.18.16 Roswell anesthesiologist installed as MAG’s 162nd president

9.23.16 MAG encouraging Georgians to get flu shot by end of October

05.02.16 MAG Alliance applauding Georgia lawmakers for passing Lactation Consultant Practice Act

03.01.16 MAG says Aetna/Humana & Anthem/Cigna mergers would have “disastrous results”

02.02.16 MAG calling for insurers to take steps to improve patient billing system

01.21.16 MAG subsidiary leader installed as ACEhp president