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Healthcare reform might change employment prospects for those in medical field
Los Angeles Times

The economic slowdown has even touched the once-immune healthcare industry, according to an article in Monday’s Los Angeles Times. Stunted spending has led to job cuts and less hiring in the industry, but will healthcare reform — if it remains intact – change that? David Cutler, a Harvard University economist who has advised both the Clinton and Obama administrations, says the Obama plan could help change the focus on healthcare jobs to preventative and primary care, which will create some jobs and eliminate others.