2013-12-04

many fewer soldiers needed soon #robotics

10.1: news.adds/robotics/many fewer soldiers needed soon:
. within the next 2 years
.mil is going to transition 100,000-plus
out of the military soon .
--[ for some balance there are medical jobs: ]
The American Association of Medical College
Center for Workforce Studies estimates
 the country will need 45,000 more PCPs [primary care physician]
and 46,000 more surgeons and medical specialists
 within the next decade.
. medical schools are turning to a
3-year diploma solution
 to hedge against the looming
 primary care physician (PCP) shortage,
offering an accelerated program
and major savings to future primary care doctors.
12.4:
. surgery will be easier to learn
and easily packed into a 3-year degree
because of the use of robotic assistance .