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What's behind the demand for more types of health care providers

Hugh Bonner, PhDThe demand for health care providers like physician assistants and physical therapists has grown at a brisk pace in the past 20 years, says Hugh Bonner, PhD. Bonner, who is retiring as dean of Upstate‘s College of Health Professions, explains how an aging population, expanded health insurance and cost concerns will continue to drive a demand for PAs, PTs and other providers.