Between 2009 and 2015 there were substantial changes in the physician workforce: self-employment and solo practice decreased, hospital employment increased, average work hours per week decreased, as did hours spent in patient care activities. These trends and the influence of age, gender and practice settings on work hours are explored in this report, along with information about the increase in physicians practicing in multiple locations and the number in hospitalist jobs.
Office for Healthcare Workforce Analysis and Planning
South Carolina Office for Healthcare Workforce. (August 2017). Practice Characteristics of the Established Physician Workforce in South Carolina: 2009 - 2015. Charleston: South Carolina Area Health Education Consortium. Retrieved from https://www.officeforhealthcareworkforce.org/reports/109