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Health Care Reform and the Futures of Primary Care and Psychiatry
The Huffington Post

What does health care reform have to do with the futures of primary care and psychiatry? A lot, and most of it is still under our collective radar screen.

Both fields are essential to our health care system, and both face critical shortages even as the demands for their services are increasing. Demands are accelerating as the Affordable Care Act (ACA) starts to provide greater access to care for millions of previously uninsured patients. And in both cases, the ACA will not do much to relieve these shortages.

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