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Protect Your Direct Primary Care Practice by Billing in Arrears — Hint Health

Despite the passage of legislation in ten states clarifying that Direct Primary Care (DPC) is not insurance, the laws governing DPC practices in many states remain ambiguous. 101 more words

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The Brain Disease Model of Addiction: is it Supported by the Evidence and has it Delivered on its Prom | Disrupted Physician

Science and medicine need to be predicated on competence, thoughtfulness, good faith, civility, honesty, and integrity. This is universally applicable.  What they are doing betrays the trust of society and breaches the most basic ethical obligations of not only doctors but human beings. 213 more words

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Misnomers in Medicine: A Closer Look at Fee-for-Service | Robert Nelson, MD | LinkedIn

Part of the explanation as to why FFS is bad, and why VBP is good, is somewhat valid, but it doesn’t tell the whole story.  The narrative goes like this.  155 more words

Economic Issues

Sustainable Inner City Development in Jamaica

Looking at Jamaica some of the areas with the highest poverty rates are inner city communities which sadly are considered safe seats for many of the leading politicians. 632 more words

Development

Race, Politics and Lies on Creators.com

Anyone who is serious about evidence need only compare black communities as they evolved in the first 100 years after slavery with black communities as they evolved in the first 50 years after the explosive growth of the welfare state, beginning in the 1960s.

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Clinton distances herself from the GOP on immigration

Hillary Clinton drew a sharp distinction Tuesday between herself and the 2016 Republican hopefuls on immigration reform, and called for a full path to citizenship for people who came to the U.S. 200 more words

Leadership

Thuggish Censors in the Marketplace of Ideas - Jeff Jacoby - Page full

So now in Baltimore, which has the nation’s seventh-highest violent crime rate, the nonracial word “thugs” is banished as racist — even when spoken by a black mayor.

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