Medical Schools Can't Keep Up
"Doctors' groups and medical schools had hoped that the new health-care law, passed in March, would increase the number of funded residency slots, but such a provision didn't make it into the final bill.
"It will probably take 10 years to even make a dent into the number of doctors that we need out there," said Atul Grover, the AAMC's chief advocacy officer."
Wait! I was promised unicorns and cupcakes by Obama..
Of course if I put my tinfoil hat on then I see that this is a planned shortage to create a crisis and we know those are never "wasted". Such a crisis could be used to nationalize more parts of the health care system or even as the justification to control the licensing of doctors.