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How Happy Are US Doctors?

How Happy Are US Doctors?

July 15, 2015

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Health care professionals, Practice Management, Salber:

In general, the 2014 Survey of America’s Physicians found that being younger, female, employed and practicing primary care are associated with being more satisfied with the profession of medicine.

A Doctor Mom’s Kids’ Book:  “My Doctor And Me ABC”

A Doctor Mom’s Kids’ Book: “My Doctor And Me ABC”

November 28, 2014

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Family and kids, Salber:

Dr. Cox is a third generation Family Physician who has taken care of a lot of kids. She is also a Mom of three. So I would say she definitely has the credentials to write a book for kids about what to expect when going for a doctor’s visit.

Health 2.0 Silicon Valley: A Chat with WorldOne & Sermo CEO Peter Kirk

Health 2.0 Silicon Valley: A Chat with WorldOne & Sermo CEO Peter Kirk

November 3, 2013

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Health IT, Innovation/innovative companies, Social Media, Technology in healthcare:

Dr Pat Salber (@docweighsin) chats with Peter Kirk, CEO of WorldOne and Sermo a go-to US centric though aspiring global physician community .

Doctors, Plumber Envy and a 1969 Ode to Obamacare

Doctors, Plumber Envy and a 1969 Ode to Obamacare

August 27, 2013

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Health care professionals, Millenson, People in healthcare:

By Michael Millenson First Posted at Forbes on 8/17/2013 If you wanted to know what doctors thought about money and medical practice, including plumber envy,… Read More ›

As health cost increases moderate, consumers will pay more: will they seek less expensive care?

As health cost increases moderate, consumers will pay more: will they seek less expensive care?

June 30, 2013

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Health policy 2:

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn First Posted at Health Populi on 6/18/2013 While there is big uncertainty about how health reform will roll out in 2014, and… Read More ›

Required reading: TIME Magazine’s Bitter Pill Cover Story

Required reading: TIME Magazine’s Bitter Pill Cover Story

February 28, 2013

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Health policy 2:

by Jane Sarasohn-Kahn First posted on Health Populi on 02/21/2013 Today’s Health Populi is devoted to Steven Brill and his colleagues at TIME magazine whose special report, Bitter Pill:… Read More ›

Physicians like mobile health apps for patient health – eClinicalWorks on transformational path

Physicians like mobile health apps for patient health – eClinicalWorks on transformational path

February 25, 2013

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Technology in healthcare:

by Jane Sarasohn-Kahn First posted on Health Populi on 02/19/2013 A vast majority – 9 in 10 physicians – like mobile health (mHealth) apps, especially when… Read More ›

Health reform, costs and the growing role of consumers: PwC’s tea leaves for 2013

Health reform, costs and the growing role of consumers: PwC’s tea leaves for 2013

January 26, 2013

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Health policy 2:

by Jane Sarasohn-Kahn First posted on Health Populi on 01/23/2013 PwC has seen the future of health care for the next year, and the crystal ball… Read More ›

Think about health disparities on Martin Luther King Day 2013

Think about health disparities on Martin Luther King Day 2013

January 24, 2013

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Endocrinology, Food and nutrition, Health care professionals, Health policy 2, Social Media, Technology in healthcare:

by Jane Sarasohn-Kahn First posted on Health Populi on 01/21/2013 On this day celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr., I post a photo of him in Detroit… Read More ›

Retail and Work-Site Clinics: Medical Homes For Younger Adults?

Retail and Work-Site Clinics: Medical Homes For Younger Adults?

January 19, 2013

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Geriatric medicine, Health care professionals, Health policy, Health policy 2, Medicine: wellness & disease, Patient experience, People in healthcare, Technology in healthcare:

by Jane Sarasohn-Kahn First posted on Health Populi on 01/16/2013 The use of retail and work-site health clinics is up, and their consumers skew young. Overall,… Read More ›