Speech The Primary Care Provider Shortage

The Primary Care Provider Shortage

As healthcare shifts to more network-centric models of care, hospitals and their affiliated physicians will become increasingly reliant upon their relationships with primary care physicians (PCPs). PCPs are taking on a more prominent role in the strategies of hospitals, and the ability to recruit and retain PCPs is a key focus area for many health systems. This presentation focuses on reform-related changes in the healthcare market and their impact on the supply and demand of PCPs.