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Earl Gregg Swem Library

Physician Workforce

Categories: Agriculture/Rural Issues,Education-Higher,Health/Medical

http://www.gao.gov/assets/690/684946.pdf

In anticipation of serious shortages of primary care physicians in rural areas in the near future, this report looks at graduate medical education (GME), locations and types of training from 2005 to 2015 and federal efforts to expand GME training in rural areas in primary care.  From the Government Accountability Office