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The Rise of the Hospital Administrator

The Rise of the Hospital Administrator

April 18, 2015

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Campbell, Hospital Management:

Administrators have evolved into the overlords of medical practice and are now dictating how and when and where physicians and other healthcare providers work. Most of these administrative overlords have zero relevant clinical knowledge or experience.

Attending a Funeral: Mourning the Loss of a Friend AND Learning More About the Art of Medicine

Attending a Funeral: Mourning the Loss of a Friend AND Learning More About the Art of Medicine

February 10, 2015

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Campbell, PROVIDERS:

Every once in a while, there are certain people who really make a lasting impact and forever change us as caregivers and as human beings. Ed was one of those patients.

Boo-yah! Lessons From Stuart Scott and His Legacy of Courage

Boo-yah! Lessons From Stuart Scott and His Legacy of Courage

January 15, 2015

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Campbell, Oncology:

“When you die, it does not mean that you lose to cancer. You beat cancer by how you live, why you live, and in the manner in which you live.”
— Stuart Scott

Apple and Health Apps: Watches Are No Longer Just for Telling Time

Apple and Health Apps: Watches Are No Longer Just for Telling Time

September 12, 2014

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Campbell, Health IT:

Apple intends to announce a new smartwatch and a group of associated health apps. These innovations will further allow the electronic patient to become more of a mainstream phenomenon.

Communication in Medicine: Lessons Learned By Wearing A Gown

Communication in Medicine: Lessons Learned By Wearing A Gown

March 3, 2014

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Campbell, PROVIDERS:

Communication is critical to success in medicine. Our patients depend on us to help them understand their disease and the risks that it may pose.

Charisma In Medicine: Inspiring Others To Improve Patient Care

Charisma In Medicine: Inspiring Others To Improve Patient Care

November 25, 2013

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Campbell, PROVIDERS:

Recently, I came across an article in Inc.com that discussed the importance ofcharisma and how it can improve the success of leaders in the business world.

Kevin R. Campbell, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Are You “Top Brain” or “Bottom Brain”? Implications for Healthcare Reform

October 25, 2013

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Campbell, Health policy, Neurobiology:

The politicization of healthcare has limited our ability to effect real reform. Effective teams are diverse in composition and complementary in talents–they should not be based on political party affiliation…

Better Health Care for America’s War Heroes: Its Time to Get Serious About Providing Mental Health Services to Veterans

Better Health Care for America’s War Heroes: Its Time to Get Serious About Providing Mental Health Services to Veterans

September 27, 2013

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Campbell, Health policy 2, Psychiatry:

By Dr. Kevin Campbell First Posted on his blog 9/18/2013 Today I am blogging because I am angry.  Like many Americans, I am saddened by… Read More ›

Big Brother is Watching…And Your Healthcare Privacy Rights May Suffer: More Affordable Care Act Fallout

Big Brother is Watching…And Your Healthcare Privacy Rights May Suffer: More Affordable Care Act Fallout

September 23, 2013

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Campbell, Cardiology, Health policy 2, Medical Ethics:

By Dr. Kevin Campbell First Posted on his blog 9/16/2013 Data is essential in healthcare delivery and it is often what guides us in improving… Read More ›

Changing the Mindset in Medicine To Improve Outcomes: Prevention Rather Than Reaction

Changing the Mindset in Medicine To Improve Outcomes: Prevention Rather Than Reaction

September 7, 2013

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Campbell, Cardiology, Prevention:

By Dr. Kevin Campbell First Posted on his blog 9/5/2013 Much of my medical training in residency and fellowship was all about learning to react to particular… Read More ›