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Who is the external regulator for NHS Scotland?

For some time now I have been confused about which body is responsible for regulation of NHS Scotland. I had hoped that this recent draft… 240 more words

Medical Writings

What Chills My Bones

t was a great privilege to work in government, which I did during my career in the UK.

My experience as a senior civil servant added to my respect for politicians (and the democratic process) rather than diminish it. 1,126 more words

Antony Sheehan

The ACO: Seen One? You've Seen One...

A/C/O

Accountable/Care/Organization

According to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) an Accountable Care Organization (ACO) is defined as:

…groups of doctors, hospitals, and other health care providers, who come together voluntarily to give coordinated high quality care to their Medicare patients. 565 more words

ACA

myrightknee

myrightknee is a blog about a body part. More than that, it’s about my experiences as I navigate the Ontario health care system, once again, as a patient. 364 more words

Family Medicine 2.0

I write this blog for 3 audiences. Many of these posts are written for the lay audience. Someone will ask me while mowing the grass about ebola or… 532 more words

Healthcare Reform

Three things you should know this week

Articles, commentary, research, and more from the past week:

A closer look at hospice care in the US
Hospice care in the US is growing. According to a post on the… 168 more words

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