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Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor

Specialty: General Medicine
Woodbury, Connecticut
Mike Magee, MD., is a physician, speaker and author known for his leadership in connecting health and environmental issues, corporate social responsibility and championing a holistic vision for health system reform in the U.S.
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What Does “Patient-Centered” Really Mean? by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | March 5, 2014 | MICHAEL MILLENSON Health Commentary contributor, Michael Millenson, recently published an important paper in the Journ ... Read on »
What My Friend, Eli Ginsberg, Had To Say About “Special Generalists”. by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | February 23, 2014 | Eli Ginzberg Recently I’ve been reflecting on the need for “special generalists”, people who possess unique skills ... Read on »
Home Health Care: Meeting The Patient Half Way. by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | February 11, 2014 | In a 2013 article in JAMA, Steve Landers laid out the argument for money following the patient. Destination? Home ... Read on »
Message To AAFP 2014 “Winter Cluster”: Connectivity + Mobility = Reach. by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | February 6, 2014 | The American Academy of Family Physicians convenes its’ “Winter Cluster” today. This is a 3 day opportunity for Fam ... Read on »
Palliative Care and Pain Management: “Special Generalists” by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | January 30, 2014 | Yesterday I had the privilege to spend the day in Washington, DC, with many of the nation’s leaders and experts in ... Read on »
Drew Altman, Ronald Reagan and Constructive Leadership in Medicine. by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | January 24, 2014 | Mike Magee In the fractious world of U.S. Health Policy, contentiousness is an art form. It’s been that way as long a ... Read on »
Ten Years into Personalized Medicine: What We’ve Learned and What’s Next by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | January 17, 2014 | Ten years ago, the sequencing of the entire human genome, along with the development of aggregate “omics” techno ... Read on »
Health Care Costs: “Slain or Sleeping”? Avoiding Brick & Mortar. by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | January 2, 2014 | The Affordable Care Act has officially arrived. Obstructionism persists, but appears increasingly desperate and pol ... Read on »
Mark Cuban: Obamacare Great For Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | December 28, 2013 | “One initiative that Mr. Cuban says he thinks will help enable entrepreneurship is Obamacare. Though he calls its r ... Read on »
Cleveland Clinic Weighs In On New Hypertension Guidelines. by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | December 19, 2013 | This seems to be the season for treatment guidelines. First cholesterol and statins, now hypertension. Once again, ... Read on »
When Patients Know More Than You Do: The Case For Knowledge Exchange. by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | December 11, 2013 | The patient-physician relationship is a powerful source of social capital in the U.S. and around the world. In sur ... Read on »
mHealth Summit: Eyes On Funding Trends by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | December 9, 2013 | Dec 6, 2013 on Intel Health site : “For the past four years, I’ve watched thousands of health and technology i ... Read on »
Methane, Fracking and Iran – Mitigating Risk. by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | November 26, 2013 | Things are shifting in the Middle East. That’s undeniable. And if want to know why, follow the money – or more acc ... Read on »
Cholesterol: Never Having To Say You’re Sorry – Authors, Reviewers and RWI’s. by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | November 20, 2013 | Tough week for the Cholesterol Franchise. When the major heart associations (American Heart Association and the Americ ... Read on »
Health Reform On The Edge: Stage 1 and Stage 2. by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | November 12, 2013 | This past week, in a speech at Bowling Green State University, I described health transformation as occuring ... Read on »
Aging Males and Gratitude. by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | November 9, 2013 | The Boomer wave has arrived. And with it are literally millions of men and women transitioning from a structured wo ... Read on »
CDC Muddies The Message: There Is No Substitute For Colonoscopy. by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | November 7, 2013 | The CDC and colon cancer in the U.S. are back in the news. This time, it’s the warning that colon screening rates have ... Read on »
IOM Weighs In On Sports-Related Concussions In Children by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | October 30, 2013 | A new IOM report released today flashes a yellow caution light on contact youth sports. The report states in part: ... Read on »
Looking Beyond Health Coverage: What Kind Of Health System Will We Build For America’s Future? by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | October 21, 2013 | In the battle over the Affordable Care Act, it has been easy to lose sight of the fact that this is essentially hea ... Read on »
“The Sky is Falling! The Sky is Falling!” by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | October 18, 2013 | “Washington’s indifference to the plight of the American people has never been more apparent. Countless Americans ... Read on »