Surviving the physician shortage [INFOGRAPHIC]By Ben Amirault
Chances are your organization is already feeling the effects of the physician shortage, and if it’s not—it will.
According to the Association of American Medical Colleges, the United States faces a shortage of more than 90,000 physicians by 2020—a number that will grow to more than 130,000 by 2025.
We have put together the infographic below to explain the factors contributing to the physician shortage, how the shortage affects healthcare organizations, and how Barton Associates is positioned to help. Be sure to check out our “Get The Facts: The Physician Shortage” article as well!
About Barton Associates
Founded in 2001, Barton Associates is a leading locum tenens staffing company serving physicians, nurse practitioners, and hospitals, medical practices and companies throughout the United States.
Ben Amirault is a Content Marketing Editor at Barton Associates’ Peabody, MA headquarters. Ben writes content for the company website, blog, and other marketing materials. He joined Barton Associates in 2012 after spending four years as an editor at HCPro, a national healthcare publishing company. Ben received a B.A. in English, specializing in Journalism, from the University of New Hampshire in Durham, NH.