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Retooling for an Aging America: Building the Healthcare Workforce

Categories: Elderly,Health/Medical,Retirement/Social Security

http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=12089

Predicts that 78 million baby boomers will begin retiring in 2011 and will face a health care workforce that is too small and unprepared for meeting their specific health needs. Calls for more attention to training health care providers in geriatric care. From the Institute of Medicine.