Data show uptick in family medicine residency, but shortage persists

02/11/2014 | MedicalXpress.com

Data from the 2013 National Resident Matching Program showed a greater number of residency positions in family medicine were offered compared with past years, with a fill rate of 96%. However, the American Medical Association noted a persistent shortage of primary care providers, which experts argue should make up 40% of the total physician workforce to handle the aging population and the increasing number of patients with chronic disease.

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