Monthly Archives: June 2011

Urgent Public Health Initiative (that will work!)

Dear Dr. Regina Benjamin: OPEN LETTER TO SURGEON GENERAL We have heard you speak at the AAFP (American Academy of Family Physicians) and you are impressive. Here is something you can do right now, for global and American Public Health. … Continue reading

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The Widgetization of Medicine

With respects to the AAFP for letting me air some views that perhaps a few will agree with (in whole or in part)? http://www.aafp.org/online/en/home/publications/news/news-now/ehr/20110401s-o-granat.html

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How to Make Things Better

Don Berwick is the influential “physician” businessman (not clinician), whose righteous indignation over his own travails in the maze of medicine so impressed reporters of the Wall Street Journal and Boston Globe, that his personal opinions have been given elevated … Continue reading

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Is there a Doctor in the house?

Hello fellow-physicians, other medical persons, patients and concerned citizens interested in the future of your own medical care and that of all of us. We need to feel urgency and seriousness about the need to preserve and protect the true … Continue reading

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