Where have all the GP's gone
Broadcast: Midmorning, 12/27/2006, 10:06 a.m.
General practitioners and physicians in rural areas are as scarce as ever. Some researchers have correlated tuition indebtedness as one reason that new doctors steer towards specialities and urban areas.
- Jay Erickson: family practice physician and professor of medicine at the University of Washington School of Medicine.
- Atul Grover: Associate Director of the Association of American Medical College's Center for Workforce Studies.