Permanent solution needed now for our future

There was a time not long ago when studying medicine was like the Holy Grail of education.

Governments made a strong investment in medical students. Families made a big investment in medical students. A rewarding career beckoned. Communities were assured of a steady flow of highly trained doctors.

But something has gone horribly wrong.

As the end of the year rapidly approaches, hundreds of medical students around the country remain uncertain about their medical careers.