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Aging: It's A Good Thing!

 Honoring Active Aging Week 2015, September 27th– October 3rd.

From Active Aging Week website,

“This year’s Theme: Live Your Adventure!  Led by the International Council on Active Aging, Active Aging Week celebrates aging and active living. 431 more words


Patient Function and Readmissions- Looking at the whole picture

My wife and I often joke I should carry around a small card to hand to people when they ask what kind of doctor I am.   623 more words

Healthcare Policy

Dark Side of Suboxone

Nurse Practitioner will be able to prescribe Suboxone in the future. Education, education, and more education all around, please.

Suboxone is saving lives, but there’s huge price being paid — figuratively and literally. 321 more words

For Nurses

Addressing the Problem of Trust in our Healthcare System

Hello everyone. Last time, I wrote about what I believe to be the greatest challenge that our healthcare system faces: a lack of trust in its ability to address the needs of patients. 523 more words


2016 Presidential Election: Healthcare on the Campaign Trail

Americans are held in suspense as each week approaching the 2016 election, a new potential political candidate is introduced to the growing pot of presidential hopefuls. 127 more words

Healthcare Policy

The Radiologist - Clinician Relationship

 Image: Thoracic Flouroscopy Using Handheld Screen ~ Circa 1909 via @Wikipedia

Bernadette Keefe MD

Classically, the radiologist was known as the doctor’s doctor, and many consultations were carried out in person. 563 more words