Report

The future of the medical workforce

Anthony Scott

The University of Melbourne | Published : 2019

Abstract

The aim of this report is to examine the current trends likely to influence the future of the medical practitioner workforce. The report focuses on the implications of the increase in the number of doctors and changes in workforce composition for several key areas: the extent and nature of competition in the medical sector; doctors’ earnings; the role of the private sector; and technological change, data and information.