Focus On South Florida: South Florida’s Doctor Shortage

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According to the Association of Medical Colleges, within the next decade, there could be a nationwide shortage of as many as 10,000 physicians.

Florida in particular could be impacted, since it currently ranks 42nd out of the 50 states in residency spots as a percentage of population.

We focus on what’s being done here now to ensure adequate health care is available for local residents and their families.

Guests:   Dr. Saima Chaudhry, Memorial Healthcare Systems VP Academic Affairs

                                     Dr. Ronald Ford, Memorial Healthcare Systems, Pediatric Residency Program Director

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