Kaweah Delta Accredited for Residency Programs

Kaweah Delta Health Care District has been accredited as an institution for residency programs, which will allow the hospital to move forward in establishing multiple residency programs.

Physicians who have recently graduated from medical school will soon be arriving in Tulare County. The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education authorization will allow Kaweah Delta to establish Graduate Medical Education residency training programs in family practice and emergency medicine in 2013, followed by a psychiatric residency program in 2014 and a general surgery and transitional year program in 2015. (The Business Journal 4/19/12)