It’s coming- a shortage of medical doctors in the US. The numbers are impressive. Part is a dramatic number retiring while fewer are incoming into medicine. The need for medical care is not decreasing but increasing. To fill this void some might say the ranks of  ‘cheaper labor’ are increasing. A growth in the number of nurse practitioners (NPs & APRNs) and physicians assistants (PAs) is occurring. How are these providers different, insurance issues, training? Podcast: Doc Handal Speaks! Listen Up DocHandal explains these realities in her latest FREE iTunes podcast Medical podcastDoctor  Shortage-Why?