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Healthcare reform can’t work without more docs
Health Leaders Media

The biggest threat to President Obama’s healthcare reform plan is both widely overlooked and absolutely fundamental. The measure aims to vastly increase healthcare coverage while effectively freezing the ranks of the already-busy providers needed to furnish all those extra check-ups, cancer screenings and angioplasties: America’s physicians. The looming doctor shortage creates three unintended forces bound to block the objectives the plan is designed to achieve.