Physician shortage in California leads lawmakers to consider new definition of “doctor”

More than three years ago, this website told you about the physician shortage that would be coming and we’re starting to see reaction from states as the problem becomes noticeable. California is suggesting regulation changes to expand responsibilities of nurses, physician assistants and other health care providers when it comes to patient care.

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Obamacare, doctors and America’s priorities

A recent article by Dr. Herbert Pardes, president and CEO of New York-Presbyterian Hospital caught my eye.  He makes a compelling case, but, perhaps not in the way he intended. Read more