Doctors To Young People: Don't Be A Doctor

James Ritchie | Business Journals | July 12, 2013

Doctors have a message for young people who might want to follow in their footsteps: Try something else.

Nearly 60 percent of MDs said they wouldn’t recommend the medical profession, according to a survey by the Alpharetta, Ga.-based staffing firm Jackson Healthcare.

Only 13 percent said they’d be “very likely” to encourage a young person to become a doctor.