Blogger is acting weird again, so I don't know if this post will ever see the light of day, but here goes nothing A tornado isn't bad enough, but to have it hit a hospital -- I can't imagine the terror. Thoughts here for our own dear friend Susan Campbell, whose family home is near Joplin. Her family is safe, but she doesn't know about all of her friends, so she's flying home on Friday. Stay safe, Susan.
Accountable care organizations are complex, created by 127 pages of regulations, and providers are nervous about some of the provisions . But this is one of the main vehicles for bringing down health care costs (I wonder if that has something to do with why providers are nervous?), so it's important that we get it right.