Category Archives: Costs & Finances

Survival of the Fittest in Zimbabwe

I am writing this from the small desk in my small room at the Traveller's Guest House in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, where my sister, Angie, and I have come to visit a Zimbabwean friend (really more of a family member – our native brother) who has advanced myeloma. He was diagnosed in 2014 and is still…
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Physicians Under Pressure – Inadequate Earnings

I am cynically amused by what turned up when I clicked on one of those teaser pictures on Facebook – one that said “Physicians Under Pressure.” Poor physicians. They are mandated to use electronic medical records, comply with meaningful use, cope with the new ICD – 10 coding system, see crazy patients who are impossible to…
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