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Doctors across the country say practicing medicine isn’t what it used to be. The ever-growing maze of government and insurer bureaucracies takes time away from actual patient care. Many small private practices are joining larger groups to be more efficient. But one doctor in Springfield, Massachusetts is going a different way. After four decades in practice, he’s shutting down. Karen Brown reports.
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