Kaiser Health News reports that some medical school administrators and policymakers see three-year programs as a way to produce physicians, particularly primary-care doctors, faster as ...Read More »
NY Times’ Bill Keller Slams Cancer Patient’s ‘Twitter Therapy;’ Now Everyone Hates Bill Keller
By Brad Broker New York Times columnist Bill Keller has made himself the news for his recent remarks about the blog and Twitter feed of Lisa Bonchek Adams, who writes ...Read More »
Is This A Fair Way To Pay Doctors?
By Franklin J. Rooks Jr., PT, MBA, Esq. Introduction The Affordable Care Act (the “Act”) requires that all individuals, subject to certain limited and enumerated ...Read More »
Will Better Sleep Help Your Fibromyalgia?
By Seth Lederman, M.D. While there are about six million people living with fibromyalgia syndrome (FM) in the United States, only about half are currently ...Read More »
How Physician Practices Should Handle Malpractice Tail
By Daniel M. Bernick, JD, MBA For years and years, malpractice “tail” has been a thorn in the side of medical practices and their physician ...Read More »
Medical Mistakes Common: Breakdown in Doctor, Patient Exams
By Brad Broker “Missed, wrong, and delayed diagnoses have been underappreciated by internal peer review, autopsy reports, and examination of malpractice claims.” That is according ...Read More »
Cancer Family Caregivers: Know Your Rights!
By Deborah J. Cornwall As a cancer caregiver, you have both responsibilities and rights. Interviews with 86 family cancer caregivers and informal conversations with dozens ...Read More »
Doctor: It’s time for a serious conversation about preventing gun violence
By Jeffrey Cain, MD The recent tragedies in Colorado and Connecticut highlight the need for focused attention on the all-too-often unacknowledged public health concern of ...Read More »
Children, Young Adults Focus Of Mental Health In Obama’s Gun Plan
By Sarah Varney Kaiser Health News If the National Rifle Association’s plan to curb violence is, in part, arming school employees with guns, President Barack Obama ...Read More »
Physician: Speak Out Against Gun Violence
By Harvey B. Lefton, MD With the senseless violence at the Sandy Hook elementary school we are once again plunged into a period of national ...Read More »