Marcia Noyes

A New Day for Primary Care

Journal of ASPR | 2014 | Visit the original article online

Aspr journal fall 2014

Hope and Change — a recent political campaign slogan — are two words that could also be applied to the current state of primary care medicine. Hope for a future where all have access to basic healthcare, yet a need for change to better balance the limited supply of physicians entering primary care medicine with the growing U.S. population that outpaces the reservoir of those physicians.