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ABC News: Hey, This Doctor Shortage Could "Crash" Obamacare

Corndog2 Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 12:58 PM
Option 2), you go to undergrad school for 4 years, then medical school for 4 years accumulating $300,000 of debt, then do 1 year of surgery internship and 5 years of residency finally getting to go it on your own at age 32. You pay over $50,000/year in malpractice insurance, while working all hours of the day and night including weekends, and the government determines how much you can earn. Now I ask you, which career path do you honestly think most are going to take.

Just in case the unaffordable price tag and rising costs don't quite do the trick, America's spiraling dearth of doctors will contribute heavily to the collapse of our re-engineered health care system, according to a new study:

The United States will require at least 52,000 more family doctors in the year 2025 to keep up with the growing and increasingly older U.S. population, a new study found. The predictions also reflect the passage of the Affordable Care Act -- a change that will expand health insurance coverage to an additional 38 million Americans. "The health care...