Survey: 26% of Primary Care Physicians Facing Financial Hardships

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Twenty-six percent of primary care physicians report poor financial health, according to a recent QuantiaMD survey.

Financial instability and a "dearth of incentives" are driving new physicians away from primary care into more lucrative specialties, according to the survey, QuantiaMD's monthly Physician Wellbeing Index, which regularly polls an online community of thousands of physicians.

Among the 26 percent of physicians reporting poor financial health:

Read the complete Physician Wellbeing Index here.

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