This article shows the need for more physicians in the future. This includes people in family medicine, general practice, general internal medicine, and pediatrics. The shortages in certain specialties is estimated to be anywhere from the low to high thousands. The shortage is happening because of a high number of retirees and the increasing population.
I can use this research to see how the health care field is changing in numbers. There is a need for more doctors as they are getting more patients. It is an interesting problem to tackled, and I could look to see what they are trying to do for a solution.