Rookie Doctors Will Soon Be Allowed To Work Up To 28 Hours Straight

Medical worker in scrubs, sitting in a locker room.

The group that sets rules for training doctors is scrapping a 16-hour cap on shifts worked by first-year medical residents. The move, which will be implemented in July, has its fair share of critics.

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