Doctor Shortage – The Solution
October 8, 2008•13 min
Host: Leslie P. Lundt, MD Guest: Richard Scheffler We have heard much about all of the problems facing American medicine today&mdash; the growing numbers of the uninsured, lack of physicians, and inefficient systems, to name a few. Dr. Richard Scheffler, professor of health economics and public policy at the University of California, Berkeley, and chair of healthcare markets and consumer welfare, endowed by the office of the attorney general for the state of California, offers a template for improving the overall efficiency and cost-effectiveness of the health care system. He joins host Dr. Leslie Lundt for a discussion on how to fix our broken healthcare system.