Did Bad Policy Cause the US Physician Shortage?

As it stands, the physician shortage is a pressing concern for equitable care in the US. Without enough care providers, American medical treatment will only become more inaccessible and expensive for a wide swath of the population. 

Ending the doctor shortage should be one of our highest priorities, but was it bad policy that caused the physician shortage in the US in the first place?… [Read more]

Ways to Ensure the Demand for Healthcare Jobs is Met

At some point in our lives, all of us are dependent upon the healthcare system to some degree or another. Whether it is at our birth, during health scares, routine check-ups, or end-of-life medical needs — the healthcare system will end up playing a role. This is especially true in this day and age as a greater percentage of our population is reaching its senior years than ever before and we continue to battle the COVID-19 pandemic.  … [Read more]