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Is Scalability Overrated?

Scalability is the end goal of nearly every tech start-up, systems innovation, and teenager you-tubing their cat – it’s going viral, business-style. And traditionally, it’s been seen as a marker of relevance and success. 719 more words

Medicine And Me

Sharing Bad News or Keeping Secrets—How Physician Communication Impacts Patients and Families

Doctors and Patients bond over time. Information exchange, education and sharing of expertise are critical activities that add to the effective practice of medicine. Delivering bad news is unfortunately an unpleasant part of a physician’s job. 985 more words

Optimizing Patient Care

Buyer Beware: How Patients are Negatively Impacted by the Changing Landscape of the Affordable Care Act (ACA)

As the Obamacare machine continues to grind forward, many patients have re enrolled in a second year of coverage. While most have not had to use their insurance (the young and healthy crowd) others have found their newly minted coverage to be far less than promised. 1,140 more words

Healthcare Reform

Top 5 reasons the USA Medical Industrial Complex does NOT want you to understand the importance of Vitamin D! - NaturalNews.com

Top 5 reasons the USA Medical Industrial Complex does NOT want you to understand the importance of Vitamin D!

Vitamin D makes many conventional drugs and treatments obsolete. 115 more words

Business Of Medicine

Patient Satisfaction / Physician Dissatisfaction

Have you received a survey after you visit your doctor? You may be surprised to learn that how you rate them may affect their pay, … 709 more words

Business Of Medicine

When the art of medicine becomes business as usual

It’s Saturday morning, the last day of my 6-day workweek. Twelve hours have elapsed since I finished my previous shift at the after-hours care center. I step in through the front door, valise in hand, to find my assistant seated behind the reception desk. 97 more words

Humane Medicine

How to Get Rich - A Guide for Pharmaceutical Companies

Thanks to Congress, Medicare is not allowed to negotiate for the cost of medications. The bill was shepherded through by congressman Tauzin, the chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee that regulates the industry, who subsequently stepped down then took a job as the President and CEO of the… 96 more words

Pharmaceuticals