Under Obamacare America Faces Severe Shortage of Doctors

HopeTracker| It not news that the US faces a nursing shortage. But one of the ‘bad effects’ of Obamacare is a doctor shortage estimated at 150,000, according to the Association of American Medical Colleges.

The greatest demand will be for primary-care physicians, a branch of medicine shunned by many medical school grads because of lower pay and less prestige. Today’s WSJ writes that the number of these medical students fell more than a quarter between 2002 and 2007.

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