News Article Archive

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Clinician Training

Myths and Facts: The Physician Shortage American Association of Medical Colleges

How EHRs, telemedicine slash barriers to team learning in med ed AMA Wire 

Expanding the National Health Service Corps Scholarship Program to General Surgery, A Proposal to Address the National Shortage of General Surgeons in the United States JAMA

UW-Madison Program Places Med Students in Milwaukee’s Underserved Communities WUWM Milwaukee Public Radio

Medical Expert : “Need a Doctor? Find One While You Still Can. What One Medical School Is Doing to Address the Shortage for Rural America.” New York Institute of Technology

Report: Nurse Education Demo Project Good for Primary Care MedPage Today

The Case for Debt-Free Medical Degrees Health Affairs 

Carle Illinois College of Medicine to open July 2018 The Daily Illini 

Med schools aim to train new breed of physician Modern Healthcare

Why Hospitals Are Pushing For More Nurses To Get Bachelor’s Degrees HuffPost

Nursing degrees increasing, but not on track to meet goal for acute care Reuters

Expansion of the Children's Hospitals Graduate Medical Education Payment Program Government Accountability Office 

GME System Not Meeting Nation's Physician Workforce Needs American Academy of Family Physicians 

Howard Marklein: H.O.P.E bill expands addiction specialist training La Crosse Tribune 

Senators Want to Address Doctor Shortage With New Bill U.S. News 

Lawmakers back legislation addressing Nevada’s doctor shortage Las Vegas Review Journal 

Teaching health centers vital to solving physician shortage in Iowa The Des Moines Register 

Recruitment, Retention, & Sustainability

Researchers Investigate Primary Care Professional Burnout American Academy of Family Physicians

Recruiting Rural Healthcare Providers Today: A Systematic Review of Training Program Success and Determinants of Geographic Choices Journal of General Internal Medicine

International Medical Graduates – A Critical Component of the Global Health Workforce JAMA

Addressing Quadruple Aim, Physician Burnout Key to Risk Success RevCycle Intellicence

What are effective approaches for recruiting and retaining rural primary care health professionals? Academy Health

Surge in DO students could help ease physician shortage Chicago Business

As Wisconsin tries to lure young adults, how do certain communities succeed? UW-Madison

US Physician Workforce is Getting Old, Fast HealthLeaders Media

Getting into Medical School in the U.S. is Becoming Harder U.S. News 

Professional Satisfaction and the Career Plans of US Physicians Mayo Clinic Proceedings 

The Physician Gap: How we can encourage US physicians-in-training to choose primary care Brown Political Review 

Explore: How many young doctors does your state retain after residency? STAT 

2017 Review of Physician and Advanced Practitioner Recruiting Incentives Merritt Hawkins 

New doctor recruiting on the verge of a 'feeding frenzy' Fierce Healthcare 

Why America Needs Foreign Medical Graduate The New York Times 

Physician Burnout Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Protecting interns and other physicians from depression and suicide STAT

Public service loan forgiveness can help fix the shortage of primary care and rural physicians STAT

Physicians Hesitant to Retire, Study Finds Psychiatric Times 

Putting The Scalpel Down: When Should Physicians Retire? American Council on Science and Health 

Shortages & Trends


Behavioral Health Workforce


Welcome to the Workforce Issue Politico

Physicians bring economic health to Wisconsin’s communities AMA, WMS

How foreign-trained doctors are filling the health care gap in Greater Minnesota MinnPost

Wisconsin Ranks 2nd in Nation in Electronic Health Records WI Department of Health Services 

Across the pond, Britain luring U.S. physician assistants to solve its own doctor shortage FierceHealthcare

Tiber Health wants to solve the world’s doctor shortage TechCrunch 

On the Record with Dr. John Raymond, Medical College of Wisconsin Pharmacy School Wisconsin Health News 

Doctor Shortage Under Obamacare? It Didn’t Happen The New York Times

Home Health Care: Shouldn’t It Be Work Worth Doing? The New York Times 

Paging Dr. Freelance: Hospitals’ use of contract doctors soars amid physician shortage STAT 

AMA: Reversing DACA puts patient care at risk, could worsen doctor shortage Healthcare Finance 

The Robot Will See You Now American Academy of PAs

Advanced practitioners called on to ease cancer care shortage, but challenges remain Modern Healthcare 

Need a Hospitalist? Call a Nurse! Hopsitals & Health Networks 

Statistical Profile of Certified Physician Assistants by State National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

U.S. Health Workforce Chartbook HRSA 

North Idaho combats physician shortage Spokane Journal 

Customizing Health IT to Support Physician Workflow and Reduce Burden Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 

California needs health-care workers, and it’s asking for help Los Angeles Daily News 

Georgia Takes Steps to Strengthen the Health Care Workforce Georgia Budget and Policy Institute