Event: 24 March Bethesda MD Health Informatics Sponsored by Twitter @DCHealth2.0

Plan to join us the evening of March 24th to hear a rapid-fire series of short presentations from five Health Informatics leaders. The presentations will be followed by a panel style Q&A session that will explore a range of topics surrounding Health Informatics. 1. Exploring the role of medical image informatics in clinical practice: Outcomes …

Reference: American Health Care Compared

Phi Beta Iota: The briefing below, flagged by Chuck Spinney from the New America Foundation, fails to make the one really big point: that PriceWaterHouseCoopers has found that 50% of all health care spending in the USA is WASTE.  However, given the profit motive, that waste generates overhead, and so there is no incentive for …

Journal: True Cost of Health Care–Fraud Squared

A Doctor Walks into the ER. The Punchline? A $5,000 Bill He needed 29 stitches to patch up a two-inch cut, and was in and out of the ER in two hours. The nearly $5,000 price of the bill was only one aspect that disgusted Dr. Budris: It listed something called “M/S SUPPLY GENERAL,” which came …

Journal: Health Care 101 and the Implosion of Washington

Below are links to two stories on health care, both offering strong points of view, neither being completely accurate or particularly coherent in stratgic analytic terms. Health Care 101: Health Care is a four-part affair, and any policy proposal that fails to address all four parts is unaffordable, unsustainable, and a betrayal of the public …

ANSWERS: Robert Steele for Dimensions of Disclosure Conference – 68 Questions from #Borg to Zionism versus Judaism

ANSWERS Robert Steele Responds to Questions from Dimensions of Disclosure Participants Supplement to BRIEFING: If I Were President Linked Table of Contents and All Answers Below the Fold. Does NOT include Q&A during LiveStream SHORT URL This Post: https://tinyurl.com/Steele-DD-2019-Answers