Few things in the healthcare market can be as potentially disruptive as retail clinics, and for that reason so much attention is focused on them. A recent survey showed that 91 percent of patients who used a retail clinic reported that they were “satisfied” or “very satisfied” with their visit. With retail clinics being called […]
We need to stop blaming the price of EpiPens on capitalism.
The Lack of EpiPen Competitors is the FDA’s Fault
Current medicine discourages innovation and experimentation.
The future of medicine at risk
Ensuring that rural, impoverished people receive the best care at the nearest point of contact involves strategic health communication and resource management. Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac F. Adewole, is striving towards several ideal solutions, which may include UC, Irvine’s portable ultrasound initiative, thanks to MS1 Faith Njoku.
“The total number of independent physicians has decreased from 57% in 2000 to 39% in 2012.
Nearly half of physicians who quit treating patients within an active medical practice choose to do so because of regulatory and administrative burdens.”
How Physician Shortages Are Transforming Healthcare’s Future