Attorney Jo Kline, founder of the Iowa Institute for Health Literacy, is a tireless advocate for the preservation of patient rights. She writes and speaks on how consumers and advocates can overcome threats to health care access and patient safety.
Iowa is ranked 23rd for private practice physicians' conditions, i.e., compensation, providers per 100,000 in population, regulatory environment, etc.
Becker's ASC Review - Feb. 8, 2022
That certainly doesn't help in recruiting doctors, nurses and administrators.