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

Galenical Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 9:26 AM
From a pharmacist for 30 years, I can attest that you are absolutely correct. I cannot count the times I had to contact a supervising physician to correct improper, dangerous prescriptions written by those PA's and NP's. They have their place in medical care, but they must be VERY closely supervised by a physician.

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...