All licensed physicians in Georgia must complete and keep current a physician profile, as described in O.C.G.A. §43-34A, commonly known as the Patient Right to Know Act. The Physician Profile initial entry opens 45 days after license is granted.
For more information regarding the Physician Profile:
Georgia Composite Medical Board
2 Peachtree Street, N.W., 36th Floor
Atlanta, Georgia 30303-3465
TEL: (404) 656-3913
The following documents explain the Physician Profile requirements and the full text of this law is also accessible for review. It may also be accessed online here.
MALPRACTICE INSURANCE COVERAGE INFORMATION:
HB 147 (2011) required the Board to include in each physician's profile whether the physician is carrying any medical malpractice insurance. The Board has not completed development of a new physician profile that can include any additional information, but has been collecting the information since May 2012. To view a list of current responses for active physicians, click here.