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Retraining retired doctors to boost workforce
San Diego Union-Tribune

A successful career in medicine is neither regularly scheduled nor part-time, but a local surgeon hopes to deliver both to retired doctors who want to continue seeing patients a few days a week with none of the usual financial frustrations and time commitments attached.

In early August, Dr. Leonard Glass, a retired Rancho Santa Fe reconstructive and plastic surgeon, launched Physician Retraining & Reentry, an online course designed to help specialists make the jump to primary care without requiring a return to medical school.

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