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Migration After Family Medicine Residency: 56% of Graduates Practice Within 100 Miles of Training

Description
Looks at the distance of family medicine physicians' practice locations from the location of their residency programs. Discusses how the distribution of physicians affects access to primary care, adding to physician shortages and geographic maldistribution of primary care physicians in rural areas.
Author(s)
E. Blake Fagan, Sean C. Finnegan, Andrew W. Bazemore, Claire B. Gibbon
Citation
American Family Physician, 88(10), 704
Date
11/2013
Type
Document
Organization
Robert Graham Center
Tagged as
Graduate medical education · Health workforce supply and demand · Physicians · Primary care

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