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…Read more
Another egregious story about drug companies gouging us.
What might sound like boring administrative innovations are steering us toward a better way of paying doctors.
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…Read more