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Brooklyn doc talks about communication

I spoke at Brown University last night with students in their Entrepreneurship Program.  Things went very well.  It’s super nice to talk with young, aspiring minds. I used a phrase last night we should be using repeatedly: “We need quality medicine, not quantity medicine.” Brooklyn doc talks about communication Continue reading Brooklyn doc talks about communication

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Health Populi: Physician group practices’ costs exceed revenue; primary care is hit hard

It’s a tough world out there for doctors. Just remember, the health insurance industry is the most profitable industry in America…even more so than the oil industry. Doctors and patients are getting hit hard.  And the entire industry that’s raking in the profits are laughing all the way to the bank. This is a social, moral, and economic crisis that we’re hardly addressing as a … Continue reading Health Populi: Physician group practices’ costs exceed revenue; primary care is hit hard

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Breaking the cycle of waste in healthcare

IMAGINE what would happen if we learned that a major business was wasting a third of its revenue by grossly overspending while rewarding poor quality and mistakes. Everyone from the company’s board members to its shareholders would be outraged. They would demand answers. And they would demand change. There is, in fact, such a business: healthcare. It is an industry in which everyone has a … Continue reading Breaking the cycle of waste in healthcare