InsureBlog’s Hank Stern has posted the “Pre-Thanksgivukkah” edition of Health Wonk Review, which includes the November Pattern Analysis column by Dr. Jim Lewis, “The Medical School Class of 2025.” Stern writes,
Something that a lot of folks haven’t really thought through is “Where are all the new docs going to come from?” After all, these newly-insured folks will need someone from whom to actually receive care. Over at Wing of Zock, Jim Lewis notes that students just entering high school would graduate from medical school in 2025, and they’ll have access to diagnostic and clinical tools likely even unimagined today. But where will they complete their residency training? The answers may surprise you.