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Many NJ Counties Are 'Health Care Deserts,' with Too Few Primary Care Doctors and Nurses

NJ Spotlight
Dec 2, 2019
Identifies counties in South New Jersey as having a shortage of physicians and nurses as well as low per-capita income and poor health outcomes. Discusses possible solutions to the shortage, such as allowing nurses to have more authority and decreasing the cost of medical school.
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Health workforce supply and demand · Nurses · Pharmacy and prescription drugs · Physicians · Primary care · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · New Jersey