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Doctor Shortage Prompts Push For Native Americans To Attend Medical School

According to the Association of American Medical Colleges, American Indian and Alaska Native people suffer some of the poorest health outcomes in the United States. But 90% of U.S. medical schools have three or fewer native students. So insurance provider United Healthcare, and the Association of American Indian Physicians, are among those making a push to encourage more indigenous people to apply for medical school.

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