Infographic: Best & Worst Places to Practice 2022

Jon McKenna


May 25, 2022

In which states might physicians avoid establishing their medical practice, if they had a choice — places where doctors tend to be paid less, burn out quicker, and get hit with bigger malpractice awards? Conversely, which states might be most attractive to physicians?

The following infographic lists the five least and most attractive states to physicians setting up a medical practice, based on 12 objective criteria. If you're interested in delving deeper into the data, check out Medscape's Best & Worst Places to Practice 2022 and other Medscape reports and slideshows.

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