(NEWS) America deliberately limited its physician supply – now it’s facing a shortage

Historically, the number of physicians in the United States has been deliberately limited in an attempt to avoid massive physician surpluses—but now, there is a growing shortage of doctors, which negatively affects the country’s health care system and people’s health, Derek Thompson writes for The Atlantic. According to Thompson, the United States has one of the lowest number of physicians per capita, largely due to deliberate efforts to limit the overall physician workforce…

Advisory Board, Daily Briefing, February 16, 2022
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