[Skip to Navigation]
September 2, 1998

Creating an Effective Physician Workforce Marketplace

JAMA. 1998;280(9):822-824. doi:10.1001/jama.280.9.822

The rapid evolution of the health care system has brought enhanced cost consciousness, curricular reform for practicing in the managed care setting, and an increased focus on the economics of care delivery.1 The latest challenge entails building a more functional market for physician services. Positive activity in this direction has already begun, but there are also serious impediments.