Percent of physicians now practice some form
Key finding from the Physicians Foundation Survey
of 9,000 U.S. physicians.
Source: Physicians Foundation Survey by Merrit
Hawkins, September 2018
Growth of 65+ U.S. population by 2030
The elder population of the United States will have
increased by 55% in the next 20 years.
Source: Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Drug shortages in 2017
The FDA helped to prevent 132 drug shortages in 2017, with
only 35 shortages remaining. This was down from a high of 251
non-remediated shortages in 2011.
Source: FDA, “FDA is Advancing New Efforts to Address Drug
Shortages,” November 2018