Comments for: Expert panel recommends sweeping overhaul of doctor training system

Posted July 30, 2014, at 5:39 p.m.

An expert panel recommended Tuesday completely overhauling the way government pays for the training of doctors, saying the current $15 billion system is failing to produce the medical workforce the nation needs. “We recognize we are recommending substantial change,” said health economist and former Medicare Administrator Gail Wilensky, co-chairwoman of …

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