Ezra argues for lower physicians’ salary in exchange for subsidizing medical education:

Doctors, to some extent, work for the public good. Why shouldn’t the country subsidize their education — particularly if they go into high-need specialties or work in inadequately served areas — but lower their pay? Or at least allow for many more nurse practitioners?

(via over my med body!)

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