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Generalist and Specialty Physicians: Supply and Access, 2009-2010

Categories: Health Insurance,Health/Medical,Medicare/Medicaid,Statistics

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/databriefs/db105.pdf

This report presents selected trends in physician shortages and access to care measures for generalist and specialty physicians.  Finds that the number of specialty physicians is significantly larger than the number of generalists but the latter see more patients.  From the National Center for Health Statistics