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October 24th, 2021

Overdiagnosis of Schizophrenia in Nursing Homes is Rampant. Especially for Black Residents

From the Lown Institute...

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June 16th, 2021

New Law Requires Hospitals To Post Prices

These are great little video snippets (less than 5 minutes) for the public on a variety of 'need to know' healthcare topics! From The Lown Institute.  ...

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April 5th, 2021

Patients Now Have More Prompt Access To Medical Records

A new federal rule went into effect April 5, 2021. It allows patients quicker access to their electronic medical records, consultation notes, etc. free of charge.   ...

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March 31st, 2021

How Do Medical Boards Rank with Physician Discipline?

From Med Page Today: States with Most & Least Aggressive Physician Disciplinary Actions. New Hampshire ranked next to last. ...

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March 3rd, 2021

Reforming State Medical Boards Are Essential

By David Lind, Heartland Health Research Institute, March 3, 2021...

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February 23rd, 2021

Check out the TakeCHARGE Campaign for 5 easy steps to safer care.

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November 5th, 2020

Seven Ways To Avoid Scary, Unexpected Medical Bills

From skyrocketing ambulance bills to out-of-network anesthesiologists, know how to avoid getting price-gouged....

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October 23rd, 2020

What is Informed Consent?

It isn't just a form you sign right before surgery or a procedure....

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October 20th, 2020

Hospital Bills for Uninsured Patients With COVID19 Are Covered, But No One Tells Them

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October 10th, 2020

Why Shared Decision Making Should Apply to Informed Consent

Informed consent shouldn't just be a signature on the day of surgery. It's about asking questions, collaborating, being informed of all options, risks, and benefits long before you sign on the...

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