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ResearchWorks Helps Life Science and Healthcare Companies Market the Right Way by 1888PressRelease (1888 PressRelease) Strategic Consulting Firm Works with Companies in the Health Industry to Conquer Obstacles, Gain Confidence and Achieve Success in the Marketplace. ... Read on »
ACC/AHA Statement on Measuring Treatment Value by Jason S. Patient Expert The conventional premise governing performance measures and guideline recommendation…is that all healthcare professionals should act in the best interests of their p ... Read on »
Friday Links by Jason S. Patient Expert Being transgender and finding a doctor . Do you accurately perceive your risk of death ? Performance-based financing in Cambodia . The cost of obesity i ... Read on »
Does your employer cover transgender benefits? by Jason S. Patient Expert It may be more likely than you think. The Health Business Blog (via Business Insurance ) notes that: …the Office of Personnel Management recently required Federa ... Read on »
Is Medicare no longer a budget buster? by Jason S. Patient Expert Not entirely, but the 2015 Medicare Trustees report is certainly more optimistic than in the past. Brookings reports : The Trustees have dramatically lowered t ... Read on »
The ICD-10 “accommodation”: What does it mean? by Action for Better Healthcare Patient Expert What do we know? With less than three months remaining until the nation switches from ICD-9 to ICD-10, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Ame ... Read on »
An individual and organizational moral obligation by Paul L. Healthy Living Professional My buddy Jeff Thompson is stepping down as CEO of Gundersen Health System in a few months.  I have commented several times here on Jeff's leadership abilities, which a ... Read on »
When CEO bonuses are tied to US News rankings by Paul L. Healthy Living Professional Here's a quiz.  Can you guess who posted the following messages on Twitter? Any idea how many hospital execs' bonuses are tied to their institution's U.S. News rankings ... Read on »
Are the Days of Private Medical Practice Over? by Todd R. Patient Expert According to a recent study published by Accenture, only 1 in 3 physicians will be in independent private medical practice by 2016.  What’s killing the private medical off ... Read on »
Hsieh Forbes Column: Genuine Charity Requires Freedom by Dr. Paul Hsieh Medical Doctor My latest Forbes column is now up: " Genuine Charity Requires Freedom ". I discuss the case of the amazingly generous man James Harrison, whose voluntary charity has help ... Read on »