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Eternal Perspective

“Show me, Lord, my life’s end 
and the number of my days; 
let me know how fleeting my life is. You have made my days a mere handbreadth; 
the span of my years is as nothing before you….in vain they rush about, heaping up wealth 
without knowing whose it will finally be.” … 351 more words

A poor sign of the times

“Industry leaders are fixated on patient satisfaction, despite the fact that high scores are correlated with worse outcomes and higher costs”


General Medicine

Which job is tougher? Physician or Veterinarian?

I just read an interesting article: How being a doctor became the most miserable profession

It talks about how much physicians hate their life because people are rude and insurance is a pain. 644 more words


Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Issues Data Listing Medicare Payments To Individual Physicians

As it had promised to do, the Medicare program issued data listing the amounts paid to individual physicians for services rendered by those physicians to Medicare beneficiaries for calendar year 2012.  69 more words

Administrative & Regulatory

From devastating diagnosis to full recovery

Renee Sowards at TMC following spine surgery in January 2013. Her Akita, Keigo, stayed with her as she recuperated.For Tucson resident Renee Sowards, life took a 180-degree turn in three short months.   384 more words


When It Comes To Guns, Physicians Need To Do What They Do Best - Be Physicians.

The American College of Physicians has just released a survey covering attitudes of its members towards  gun violence.  This was the second survey conducted by the ACP on medical attitudes towards guns, the previous having been  544 more words