How Much Does It Cost to Have a Baby?by
in last week’s Wall Street Journal about how much it costs to have a baby. She
researched prices at hospitals... takes the mystery out of how much it can cost to deliver a baby as she reviews
some of the itemized...
posts, I am managing to get something out on my blog.
Nursing Birthhas great epidural rules... off" on the epidural. I think the number one reason to give birth in a birth center or at home is that the drugs...
‘I want my epidural!!!!!!!!!!!’by
intervention if it was needed. My eldest was born with epidural anaesthesia, and my youngest was born... after delivery, in fact quite specific chronic pain in the area where the epidural was inserted. I recall asking...
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...