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Doctors Divided on Trump’s HHS Choice

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by Cheryl Clark

Thousands of doctors are objecting to President-elect Donald Trump’s pick of Rep. Tom Price, MD, to lead the Department of Health and Human Services — and then there are thousands who think it’s a great idea.

The AMA along with several dozen other “organized medicine” voices like the choice, but those who are opposed are waging a digital campaign to publicize their dismay at Price, Trump, and the AMA.

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