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Where are the Primary Care Doctors? A Look at Michigan’s Primary Care Physician Shortage

Description
Provides an overview of Michigan's primary care physician workforce. Provides demographic information on the physician workforce. Discusses factors contributing to primary care shortages, including those specific to the rural workforce. Includes maps with county-level comparisons of actual to suggested physician-to-population ratios for different types of primary care physicians. Discusses state policy options that can be used to address primary care shortages, with national maps comparing the states.
Date
06/2015
Type
Document
Organization
Citizens Research Council of Michigan
Tagged as
County-by-county data · Health workforce shortage designations · Health workforce supply and demand · Physicians · Policy · Primary care · Michigan