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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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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 »
Do We Need A Journalistic Code of Ethics For Doctor Politicians? by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | October 14, 2013 | There are now 20 doctors in Congress – 16 Republicans and 4 Democrats. That’s pretty significant, especially in an ... Read on »
A Second Look At The Affordable Care Act and American Exceptionalism. by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | October 10, 2013 | Irrespective of the current stand-off, and posturing posing as debate, six years ago, in 2007,  I wrote  a piece t ... Read on »
Don’t Blame Mississippi For Not “Uniting” The United States: “Make It... by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | October 3, 2013 | Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal Sara Moye works with Clara Dancer to complete an exercise about building resources a ... Read on »
Why Insurance Exchange Glitches Are A Good Sign and Have Obamacare Opponents Worried. by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | October 2, 2013 | Glitches in health insurance exchange sites were widely reported yesterday, the first day of a 6 month open enrollme ... Read on »
Steven Landers MD in JAMA: “Payment reform initiatives in the ACA offer opportunities for... by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | September 26, 2013 | “Payment reform initiatives in the ACA offer opportunities for improving the value of home health care. These incl ... Read on »
Only 19% Favor Defunding Obamacare If It Shuts Down Government. by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | September 23, 2013 | With government funding set to run out on September 30, 2013, the Republican House last week passed a bill that wo ... Read on »
Now That Google Health Is Gone, Will “Healthy Tech” Emerge? by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | September 18, 2013 | Google Health, after some 16 quarters, threw up it’s hands and surrendered.(1) In so doing, it followed Steve Cas ... Read on »
Virtue Ethics: “The US and Much Of The World Is Out Of Practice.” says… by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | September 12, 2013 | While Russia and the US grapple with whether they will align in forging a diplomatic solution to Syria’s use of c ... Read on »
IOM Webinar: Advancing Physical Education in US Schools by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | September 6, 2013 | Thursday, September 26th, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT The Institute of Medicine (IOM) Food and Nutrition Board and th ... Read on »
Syrian Debate: What Would Doctors and Nurses Do? by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | September 4, 2013 | President Obama has appropriately asked the US Congress to debate our response to the use of chemical weapons in Syria ... Read on »
Seamus Heaney: Choice Words by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | August 31, 2013 | History says, Don’t hope On this side of the grave. But then, once in a lifetime The longed-for tidal wave ... Read on »
Demographic Crush Predicted To Overwhelm Family Caregivers. by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | August 27, 2013 | Resource Paper:   HERE SUMMARY: “The Aging of the Baby Boom and the Growing Care Gap: A Look at Future Declines i ... Read on »
JAMA Reinforces “Health Is Political”. by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Posted on | August 23, 2013 | JAMA SPECIAL: Health is Political. That is a central vision ( http://positivemedicine.info/?page_id=23 ) we have ... Read on »