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Pioneer of Rural Track Residency Passionate About Improving Health Care Access in Rural Communities


Growing up in rural Middle Tennessee, Thomas Atkins, MD, saw firsthand the need for improved access to health care outside of cities and metropolitan areas. ‚ÄúPeople in my community would have to decide between taking off work and driving all the way to Nashville to get care for something, or just dealing with being sick… Read More