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Mission: Healing September 24, 2011

PGY 39, Day # 86 Medicine by the Numbers is Painting an Unacceptable Picture … Strike that Medicine by the Numbers: Painting an Ugly and Unacceptable Picture of Money and Profit Over Patient Care These are not new thoughts for me, but, rather recurrent thoughts … triggered by my observations on the front lines of patient care ……

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Mission: Healing November 3, 2011 Business of Medicine

PGY 39, Day 125 By Dr. Mike Today, I stopped at Walgreens to pick up a few things. As I pulled into the parking lot, I noticed several flimsy signs reading something like … Free Flu Shots … in bold. As for the fine print … if you have Medicare Part B. So, being the…

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