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Enhancing healthcare access

What good is health insurance if there are no providers to access? Are we working towards enhancing healthcare access? In a recent article published in the Annals of Family Medicine, authors found that extending office hours can help lower overall

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Healthcare workforce (and access)

There are over 11 million individuals employed in healthcare, and 5 million of these healthcare professionals are providing direct care. This massive workforce continues to grow, but yet we still have issues with access to healthcare providers in our communities.

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Reforming Our Healthcare System *MUST* Include Expanding Access to Care

Without significant changes, healthcare spending in the United States (already one of the highest rates in the world per capita) will continue to increase at an unsustainable rate (PDF).  Whatever one’s opinion of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

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