How do you mean "more" accessible? Though I have never applied to the University of Washington's School of Medicine, I have always understood that with good grades, good references, fine MCAT scores, and good character, any person could be admitted into this program. Evidently not.
Do I understand your question correctly to imply lowering standards in order to allow more people to enroll in medical school? Not for me, unless the school color codes physicians' lab coats to indicate what GPA they received in their field of study. For example, graduates in pediatric medicine could earn one of five different lab coat colors: A=green, B=orange, C=lilac, D=blue, and F=white (only to practice with an "A" recipient).
Silly, yes, I know, but I do want the very best of the best when it comes to health care. No doubt everybody else feels the same. A way in which a medical school can be more accessible is to increase the state's single school to ... two! The UW School of Medicine dislikes WSU's proposal to bring another such institution into the state. Two schools would mean, you guessed it, a lot more people would become doctors and technicians to better serve the public. A win-win situation.
With respect to health care and accessibility of medical schools, a better target for inquiry would be to ask why people cannot access lower costs for hospitalization, health insurance and pharmaceuticals. Those three vile, price-gouging industries are, in ER parlance, "a trauma in the rectal cavity."
-- BINK OWEN, Walla Walla