The Winds of Change are Blowing

I debated a day or so publishing this.  They shoot messengers here. We staunched the massive hemorrhaging, but the patient coded.  We pushed the eppi,.  We defibrillated at least six times, chest compressions, the whole nine yards.  The patient is acidotic.  Everyone looks to the doc.  It is time to call it.  THAT is where […]

Setting the Record Straight and Does Anybody Care?

People keep sending me emails about how global warming isn’t or about “my Obama,” like McCain was an option and Obama was my savior.  Hooray for New Jersey for passing a medical marijuana law.  Boo to Big Pharma for raising the price of popular drugs by hundreds percent.  Dogs don’t talk and other foolish things […]

Medical breaches rarely make national headlines

Medical breaches often get a mention in a local or state paper, but rarely do they make national headlines.  Over the past two months, there have been numerous breaches, barely getting a mention, but, when taken as a whole, reveal just how at risk our personal information really is. In October, a new study was […]