Tag - doctor shortage

Tag - doctor shortage

New survey reveals impact of physician shortage on healthcare staffing

November 14th, 2018 A 2018 study from the ASPR reveals the impact of the physician shortage on many healthcare systems and physician practices.

How to Ease the Doctor Shortage: California's Big Ideas

August 26th, 2013 With one of the largest populations in the U.S., the Golden State is poor in availability of physicians per capita and state funding, but it appears to be rich with ideas on how to possibly mitigate the doctor shortage. Here are just a few.

Doctors Torn on Nurse Practitioner Practice Regulations

April 19th, 2013 Are NPs the answer to the doctor shortage? While an intriguing question, I think we all know there is not a singular answer, but rather a multitude of factors over years that will help America adjust its supply and demand.

You ARE a Doctor, Right?

October 26th, 2012 It's a question you might ask upon meeting the orthopedic specialist about to work on your shoulder. Rhetorically, even: "So, you're a doctor?" But the answer is not always yes.