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5

Feb

2020

The Business of Healthcare

Health literacy


Wednesday 5th February 2020


The business of healthcare is an interesting beast. It has been described as miraculous, uncertain, opportunistic, a right, and even an art form. Semantics aside, healthcare is one of the most significant industries in any…

29

Jan

2020

Why we should celebrate uninsured healthcare

Health insurance


Wednesday 29th January 2020


The film John Q, starring Denzel Washington, was a compelling story that raised awareness over the cracks in the US healthcare system when it came out 20 years ago. Sadly, in this case life really…

15

Jan

2020

Patient a.k.a. consumer

Health insurance, Health literacy


Wednesday 15th January 2020


For the patient, healthcare is about three things: timely treatment, professionalism access to quality care. But what if the patient is a commodity? Increasingly, we are seeing hospitals and insurance providers put a premium on…

4

Dec

2019

Cellular Helper: How our phones can change the culture of care

Health literacy, Personal


Wednesday 4th December 2019


The use of mobile technology is impacting over two billion users. To put that into perspective, that is a larger number than the respective following for every major religion around the world. You could say…

21

Dec

2018

In 2019, Medical Expectations will be more necessary than ever

Medical Expectations


Friday 21st December 2018


Earlier this week it was reported that the mammoth Walgreen Boots Alliance is teaming up with Verily, the life sciences arm of tech giant Alphabet, to try once and for all to tackle the challenge…

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