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It’s one thing to obtain health insurance, and quite another to be able to use it to visit a doctor. As the physician shortage becomes ever more critical, many Americans who finally have affordable health insurance are learning that there are only so many primary care doctors to go around.

Dan Cook

Dan Cook is a journalist and communications consultant based in Portland, OR. During his journalism career he has been a reporter and editor for a variety of media companies, including American Lawyer Media, BusinessWeek, Newhouse Newspapers, Knight-Ridder, Time Inc., and Reuters. He specializes in health care and insurance related coverage for BenefitsPRO.

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