Shortage areas for optometrists redefined: New York City, a case study.

  • Mort Soroka
  • Published 1977 in
    American journal of optometry and physiological…
The geographic maldistribution of health manpower, particularly in rural and inner-city areas, has been a major concern of health planners, administrators, and other government officials. Attempts to deal with the problem through the use of financial incentives, such as loan forgiveness, are reviewed. Applying the present definition of shortage areas to New… CONTINUE READING