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Fast Company: “How to Commit Medicare Fraud in Six Easy... by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Fast Company: “ How to Commit Medicare Fraud in Six Easy Steps ” Scary how easy this is. Read on »
Sad but true. by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy This, more or less, is what I consider to be the largest struggle for the coming shift of sickness to wellness in healthcare institutions: On the other hand, an org ... Read on »
"But that is starting to change." by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy When we look at healthcare, what’s wrong with it, and what needs to happen to fix it, we can’t see as clearly how the web, technology, and large networks of engaged use ... Read on »
Saving by the Bundle by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Saving by the Bundle : “High-touch medicine.” Read on »
Through a child's eyes by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy “It’s like this big thing,” he said, spreading his arms wide. “All you see is hallways and elevators and lots and lots of rooms.” He’s talking about a hospital . Seems ... Read on »
"Those that have been subsidized hate having it end, and even those that will save money... by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy “Those that have been subsidized hate having it end, and even those that will save money don’t really like the truth of their consumption so clearly exposed.” - The very ... Read on »
A well-executed commercial for a hard-to-execute idea. I still... by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy A well-executed commercial for a hard-to-execute idea. I still haven’t come to terms for why hospitals/providers are getting their butts kicked in the “we care ab ... Read on »
A well-executed commercial for a hard-to-execute idea. I still... by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy A well-executed commercial for a hard-to-execute idea. I still haven’t come to terms for why hospitals/providers are getting their butts kicked in the “we care ab ... Read on »
Thinking Outside the Bus by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Thinking Outside the Bus : Always good to remind yourself about all that which impacts health. Hospitals can’t fix transportation problems. Or can they? Read on »
Think Beta (End Malaria) by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy I’m a professed pursuer of healthcare perfection. We all know the ills of patient safety (or the lack thereof). But I also fear the perfection pursuit regularly creeps int ... Read on »
This isn’t entirely to blame for the rise in American... by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy This isn’t entirely to blame for the rise in American obesity, but it’s safe to conclude it has played a part. Stephen Von Worley : “Behold, a visualization of the con ... Read on »
This future is not that far away. by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Disrupt. Or be disrupted. Frank Moss : But imagine a far more extreme transformation, in which advances in information technology, biology and engineering allow us ... Read on »
I wonder what happened between 2:52 p.m. ET and then. by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy I wonder what happened between 2:52 p.m. ET and then . Read on »
Sarah Kliff explains: As the above chart shows, bigger... by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Sarah Kliff explains : As the above chart shows, bigger government actually polls as more popular in health care than in general. When the New York Times polle ... Read on »
Healthcare's problem. by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Straight lifted from Seth : “You can’t argue with success.” Of course you can. Conventional wisdom says you shouldn’t bother. But arguing with failure is d ... Read on »
5 Storytelling Concepts That Health Care Firms Are Using To Change Patient Behavior by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy 5 Storytelling Concepts That Health Care Firms Are Using To Change Patient Behavior : Read on »
"Ecosystems outlast organisms." by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy “Ecosystems outlast organisms.” - Seth Read on »
My challenge to you: make it past the first minute. by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy My challenge to you: make it past the first minute. Read on »
PERSONAL BEST by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy PERSONAL BEST : (Coaches for doctors). Another installation in the occasional series of linking to everything Atul Gawande writes. Read on »
CareMore by Drew W. Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy One of CareMore’s critical insights was the application of an old systems-management principle first developed at Bell Labs in the 1930s and refined by the management g ... Read on »