Home Remedy

Freed, David
September 2011
Atlantic;Sep2011, Vol. 308 Issue 2, p24
This article discusses Albany, New York's response to the shortage of physicians to care for the town's citizens, despite campaign efforts to recruit medical talent. The shortage, which stems from not liking the rural lifestyle, had a dramatic impact on the remaining workers and prompted them to find a successful alternative solution of recruiting the town's youth through education grants with letters of intent to work in Albany after school.


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