Proof of physicians’ economic impact sways policy at state level
When state medical societies such as the Idaho Medical Association do their advocacy work, they enter with numbers detailing how physicians boost the local economy.
Texas town a case study on how doctors generate community jobs
Medicine’s positive economic impact can ripple far past the practice door. It can be felt by nearby businesses and support for community development.
Economy gets bigger boost from doctors than lawyers, higher ed
Physicians support more jobs, wages and benefits than comparable counterparts in industries such as legal services, higher education and other health care providers such as nursing homes and home health care.
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