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  • New Research Shows Shortage of More than 100,000 Doctors by 2030 - Services

    March 14, 2017

    The United States will face a significant shortage of physicians fueled by population growth, an increase in the number of aging Americans, and retirement of practicing doctors.

  • New Research Reaffirms Physician Shortage

    March 15, 2017

    The United States continues to face a projected physician shortage over the next decade, creating a real risk to patient care, according to released by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). The latest projections continue to align with previous estimates, showing a projected shortage of between 40,800 and 104,900 doctors.

  • New Research Shows Shortage of More than 100,000 Doctors by 2030

    March 14, 2017

    The United States will face a significant shortage of physicians fueled by population growth, an increase in the number of aging Americans, and retirement of practicing doctors.

  • GME Funding: How to Fix the Doctor Shortage

    September 8, 2016

    With a growing, aging population, the demand for physicians will intensify over the coming years. According to AAMC estimates, the United States faces a shortage of between 61,700 and 94,700 physicians by 2025. Cuts to graduate medical education (GME) jeopardize the ability of medical schools and teaching hospitals to train physicians, nurses, and other health care providers to address the shortage.

  • Workforce

    August 31, 2016

    A collection of AAMCNews content on the health professions workforce.

  • Number of Women Enrolling in Medical School Reaches 10-Year High

    November 1, 2016

    The number of women enrolling in medical school in 2016 increased 6.2 percent over 2015, according to AAMC data. This represents the largest increase since 2006.

  • Telehealth Helps Close Health Care Disparity Gap in Rural Areas

    December 6, 2016

    Academic medical centers are using telehealth services to improve patient outcomes in underserved rural communities.

  • AAMC Statement on President Trump's Executive Order on Immigration

    January 30, 2017

    AAMC (Association of American Medical Colleges) President and CEO Darrell G. Kirch, MD, issued a statement regarding President Trump’s executive order on immigration.

  • Crossing the Inequality Chasm

    September 15, 2016

    As we continue to examine the ways in which racial, social, and economic inequality affect society and health, all of us in health care need to ask ourselves: Where do we stand on crossing the “inequality” chasm?

  • Repealing ACA Without Replacing Would Jeopardize Patient Care, Health Care System

    December 9, 2016

    AAMC (Association of American Medical Colleges) President and CEO Darrell G. Kirch, MD, issued a statement about efforts to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA).

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