Tuesday, April 13, 2010

"Who will care for the newly insured?"

From AMEDNEWS.COM: "The health system reforms signed into law in March will cover an estimated 32 million uninsured patients by 2019. But there may not be enough physicians to care for them.

The nation likely will see a shortage of about 160,000 physicians by 2025 -- leaving too few to keep up with the flood of newly insured patients seeking care for long-neglected health problems. ...(more)

Practical alternative? (read) ..........(hat tip: Weekly Standard)