Doctor Shortage In IE Could Get Worse If Gov. Brown Cuts Training Funds

May 1, 2017

Credit medschool.ucr.edu

California's shortage of primary care doctors will likely get worse, particularly in the Central Valley and the Inland Empire.  $$55 million worth of federal and private grants for medical residencies in underserved areas is expiring.  Capital Public Radio's Ben Bradford reports that a deal for the state to step in is also in jeopardy.