Medical Affairs and Healthcare Industry Chronicle - the lack of doctors in healthcare and what to do
Medical Affairs and Healthcare Industry Chronicle - the lack of doctors, impact on patients and potential solutions
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Todays episode focuses on the fact that we don't have enough HCPs to treat physicians. The population is aging. The doctors are aging. And training more is not an ideal solution, it takes time, it costs money and many do not stay working as doctors.
What keeps doctors going according to one elderly GP aged 98 is his patients.
Listen in to find out why doctors leave medical practice, and what could be done to ensure that there are more clincians available to treat patients to ensure that patients' healthcare needs are met.