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DUVEFELT, MD: A Swedish Country Doctor’s Proposal for Health Insurance Reform


AUGUST 27, 2014 - In the forty years since I started medical school, I have worked in socialized medicine, student health, a cash-only practice and a traditional fee for service small group practice. 1,510 more words

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Clinical Decision Support-Meaningful Use and Improved Outcomes

An oft heard statement associated with health IT is “the correct use of clinical decision support tools is a key enabler for quality improvement.” The implementation of clinical decision support interventions related to clinical quality measures is a key Meaningful Use objective. 667 more words

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Health Care and Big Data

The healthcare industry is under rapid reform. Apart from the changes being made through the Affordable Care Act, the industry is undergoing major technological changes which will result in increased efficiency and positive outcomes for the healthcare sector as a whole. 634 more words


ATTN Southeast: Advocacy Workshop Coming Your Way!

On Saturday, September 6th, we’ll be kicking off Childhood Cancer Awareness Month with a regional advocacy workshop designed for parents, survivors and local groups to learn about the national and regional policy challenges facing children with cancer. 320 more words


Covered California doors still open for business!

The historic undertaking of Covered California to provide health insurance to millions of Californians is going full steam ahead. Since the first enrollment ended for 2014, the new health program is still open for business now. 180 more words


Power by Newspeak...

and other political parlor tricks…

As the emperor continues to strut about the White House and local golf courses as though he knows what he is doing, and as if everybody else thinks he’s as peachy keen as he does, I recall an article I read earlier this year that… 1,228 more words

POLITICS: Talking Out Of One's Ass And Face At The Same Time