Random Urine Protein and Creatinineby
my illness very well. So he ordered me for a random urine protein and creatinine. I thought at first... because they have the right equipment. And fortunately the hospital nearby has one, only it cost Php 300 each.
Cut costs, cut costs, cut costs. ...by
Cut costs, cut costs, cut costs. That’s what we have been hearing lately (30 + years?) in order to effectively reform health care.
The problem is those costs are someone’s income. In a free market economy...
Costs, costs, costsby
As always, a thoughtful piece by Steve Bailey in today's Boston Globe, this one quoting Regina Herzlinger from Harvard Business School. An excerpt:
What consumers need, she says, is greater transparency. "The premise is
Cutting Costs Doesn’t Cut Costsby
Dr. J. Deane W.
words such as control, cost, cut, free, and charge.
The five phrases below are quotes taken from two... of Babel.
1) “Control the costs of medical care” starts our mass confusion. A payer, whether government...
Creatinine clearance versus creatinineby
I went to see my family doctor earlier today. There I was, all concerned about my high creatinine... up serum creatinine and creatinine clearance, duuuh…Hmmm, well, as George Bernard Shaw said, A life spent [...]