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

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

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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.

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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

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November 3, 2013

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Innovation/innovative companies, IT, 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 .

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Doctors, Plumber Envy and a 1969 Ode to Obamacare

Doctors, Plumber Envy and a 1969 Ode to Obamacare

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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 ›

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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?

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June 30, 2013

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Health care & health policy:

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 ›

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Required reading: TIME Magazine’s Bitter Pill Cover Story

Required reading: TIME Magazine’s Bitter Pill Cover Story

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February 28, 2013

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Health care & health policy:

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 ›

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

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

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February 25, 2013

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Technology in healthcare, Wireless Health:

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 ›

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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

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January 26, 2013

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Health care & health policy:

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 ›

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Think about health disparities on Martin Luther King Day 2013

Think about health disparities on Martin Luther King Day 2013

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January 24, 2013

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Diabetes & metabolic syndrome, Food and nutrition, Health care & health policy, Health care professionals, 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 ›

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Retail and work-site clinics – medical homes for younger adults?

Retail and work-site clinics – medical homes for younger adults?

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January 19, 2013

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Aging, anti-aging & longevity, Health care & health policy, Health care professionals, Medicine: wellness & disease, Patient experience, People in healthcare, POLICY, Technology in healthcare, Wireless Health:

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 ›

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Cost-conscious health consumers are adopting personal health IT

Cost-conscious health consumers are adopting personal health IT

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January 4, 2013

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Health care & health policy, Health care professionals, Innovation/innovative companies, Medicine: wellness & disease, Patient experience, People in healthcare, Physician leadership, POLICY, Technology in healthcare:

by Jane Sarasohn-Kahn First posted on Health Populi on 01/02/2013 People enrolled in consumer-directed health plans (CDHPs) and high-deductible health plans (HDHPs) are more cost-conscious than… Read More ›

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Consumers want digital communications from providers, from payment reminders to patient care via email

Consumers want digital communications from providers, from payment reminders to patient care via email

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December 25, 2012

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Aging, anti-aging & longevity, Innovation/innovative companies, Patient experience, Technology in healthcare:

by Jane Sarasohn-Kahn First posted on Health Populi on 12/17/2012 85% of U.S. health consumers say that emails, text messages, and voicemails are at least as… Read More ›

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Nurses, pharmacists and doctors rank top in honesty, says Gallup poll

Nurses, pharmacists and doctors rank top in honesty, says Gallup poll

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December 5, 2012

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Health care & health policy, Health care professionals, Medicine: wellness & disease, People in healthcare, Pharmacy and pharmaceuticals:

by Jane Sarasohn-Kahn First posted on Health Populi on 12/4/2012 Nurses, pharmacists and doctors rank tops with Americans when it comes to honesty and ethics.… Read More ›

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Using Storytelling & Narrative to Develop Empathy In Medical Students

Using Storytelling & Narrative to Develop Empathy In Medical Students

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October 22, 2012

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EDUCATION, Health care & health policy, Health care professionals, Medical Ethics, Patient Safety, People in healthcare, Physician Burnout, Physician wellness:

By Tracy Granzyk MS First Posted at Educate the Young on 10/22/2012 What is occurring during medical training across the country that would make students… Read More ›

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In sickness and in health: consumers expect doctors to be wellness coaches, too

In sickness and in health: consumers expect doctors to be wellness coaches, too

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October 13, 2012

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Uncategorized:

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn First Posted at Health Populi on 10/11/2012 4 in 5 health consumers expect doctors not only to treat them when they’re sick,… Read More ›

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Woe Is Me

Woe Is Me

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October 11, 2012

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Change Management, Cognition & the brain, Health care & health policy, Health care professionals, Medicine: wellness & disease, Patient experience, Payment, People in healthcare, POLICY, Psychology & behavior:

By Lisa Suennen First Posted at Venture Valkyrie on 10/7/2012 What is worse than an unhealthy healthcare person?  I am sure if you asked my current… Read More ›

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