Worse than ever: Physician shortage could hit 120K by 2030


The country could see a shortage of up to 120,000 physicians by 2030, according to a new report from the Association of American Medical Colleges. That’s an increase from last year, when the AAMC projected a shortage of between 40,800 and 104,900 doctors by 2030 Estimates of a projected physician shortage just got darker.


Advocate Aurora Health planning to use 100% renewable energy by 2030 


Advocate Aurora Health, the 10th-largest non-profit system in the U.S., is the latest health system to bet big on renewable energy.


How Virtual Care Can Address Healthcare Workforce Shortages

Electronic Health Reporter

According to a March 2018 study by the Association of American Medical College, between 2016 and 2030 the U.S. This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By Lee Horner, CEO, Synzi.


From Pharmaceuticals to Medical Devices: What to Watch in China's Healthcare Sector

Lloyd Price

trillion by 2030, driven by the scale of China's population growth and shift to a consumption-driven economy. The Chinese government estimates that spending in its healthcare sector will reach $2.3

On World Food Day 2018, Imagine A Chef Cooking for Patients

Health Populi

Advocate for #ZeroHunger by 2030, and, Adopt a healthier, more sustainable diet. Today, October 16, is World Food Day. At Health Populi and THINK-Health, we celebrate the birthday of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), allied with the United Nations.

Online Learning company Coursera launches 100 New Health Courses and Two Health Degrees

Lloyd Price

McKinsey estimates that healthcare-related jobs could grow by 80 million to 130 million by 2030 globally. million doctors to achieve the World Health Organization-directed doctor-population ratio of 1:1,000 by 2030.

National Digital Health Strategies Around the World

Healthcare Guys

According to OECD projections, in Europe, public expenditure on health and long-term care in OECD countries is set to increase from around 6% of GDP today to almost 9% of GDP in 2030 and as much as 14% by 2060.

Engaging Your Consumer: The New Wave of Healthcare Business

Mobile Health Matters

One current gap is services for the aging population – by 2030, people age 65 and older will outnumber children for the first time in U.S. One of the major transformations in healthcare today centers on the development of the patient as a consumer.

U.S. Workers Say Health Care is the Most Critical Issue Facing the Nation

Health Populi

The last chart illustrates the percentage of Social Security income the average Medicare member would spend out-of-pocket on healthcare expenses in 2030.

Physician Shortage Trend Cause for Concern

BHM Healthcare Solutions

population is expected to grow by nearly 11% to 359 million in 2030, while the 65 and over population will increase by 50%. If the trend continues, the number of FTE physicians will drop by 32,500 by 2030, according to the report.


Collaboration and Innovation Hold Promise for Cardiovascular Patients

Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health

million by 2030, if issues like high drug-pricing, poverty and health disparities are not addressed. Alex M. Azar II photographed by J. David Buerk. Prioritizing patient needs topped the agenda at last month’s Value in Healthcare Initiative meeting, hosted by the Center for Total Health.

Join us at “Transforming Community Pharmacies in to High Street Clinics”

mHealth Insight

NHS in 2030 ( To Be Confirmed), Nesta. Transforming Community Pharmacies into High Street Clinics is a conference organised by NELLPC and will be held from 9-5pm on Thursday the 15th November 2018 at The Old Town Hall, 29 Broadway, Stratford, London, E15 4BQ.

How Telestroke Technology is Saving Lives (and Brains): Part 1 of 2

American Well Blog

The study also predicts that, by 2030, an additional 3.4 What is Telestroke Technology? Since the turn of the millennium, the United States has experienced a continuing surge in the number of stroke victims seen in hospitals across the country.

Economic Impact of Physicians: Data Reflects Job Growth Decline

BHM Healthcare Solutions

that will land somewhere between 40,800 and 104,900 by 2030. Editor’s Note: Given the rapidly changing health care environment, it is critical to quantify the economic impact physicians have on society.


Virtua Navigates Orthopedic Patients Pre- & Post-Surgery with Improved Patient Engagement and Care Coordination

Consumer eHealth Engagement

A study in the Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery estimates by 2030 “demand for total hip arthroplasties to grow by 174% to 572,000 and demand for primary total knee arthroplasties by 673% to 3.48