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Health insurance as a contributor to high medical costs

A single payer system is the cure for our ills. A single payer could negotiate with providers of health care services, setting prices and examining new technology based on its costs ... It will require leaders who thrive on working together to find new
July 2020

Death of the stethoscope?

For those of you unfamiliar with the technology, this is not your father’s ultrasound machine. ... The authors cite a number of studies that support the utility of the technology and, rightfully, liken it to an extension of the stethoscope.
July 2020

Patient advocates? Really?

Patient advocates? Really? I was disturbed by a recent article in the New York Times about the Texas Medical Board. ... They should embrace the technology and its responsible use, not try to block it.
July 2020

What goes around comes around

down with each heartbeat, even though it had been eclipsed by more accurate and easier to use technology. ... They conclude, “smartphone mechanocardiography reliably detects AF without additional hardware and provides a new easy-to-use and accessible
July 2020

Disconnect between technologists and the real world of frontline medicine

a few technology entrepreneurs along the way, must only be done if it's proven to actually work. ... His other clinical interests include quality improvement, hospital safety, hospital utilization, and the use of technology in health care.
July 2020

The problem with transformation

But there are several problems I see with this kind of empowerment with technology. ... The technology mentioned in the article is predominantly data-gathering technology, increasing the amount of information moving from patient to physician.
July 2020

Do doctors feel that they need permission to share ideas?

Do doctors feel that they need permission to share ideas? Let's say you're a doctor and you have an idea, opinion, or a new way of doing things. ... If the 20th century was marked by the physician-as-silo, the 21st century will be marked by the
July 2020

Start preparing now for ICD-10's looming requirements

1, 2011. On Oct. 1, 2012, there will be only limited code updates to both the ICD-9-CM and ICD-10 code sets to capture new technology and new diseases. ... On Oct. 1, 2013, there will be only limited code updates to ICD-10 code sets to capture new
March 2011

There is too much technology in medicine

Of course, the medical community celebrates the miracles that technology has brought us. ... Technology is not perfect, even though we all tend to regard it as the Holy Grail.
July 2020

Whose record is it?

This is the premise behind Eric Topol's new book, The Patient Will See You Now. ... He is married with two daughters and enjoys cars, reading biographies and histories, and following his favorite baseball team, the New York Yankees, when not practicing
July 2020

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