US Ranks Lowest In Health Care Among Developed Countries #QualityFraud
The Cost Of Medical Errors During Delivery
You can read recent stories and video of a patient dumping by Baltimore Hospital here and here and here. And here is a link to a professional study: Patient Dumping: The Dark Side of Health Care in America.
A study of how waste contributes to the cost of our health care and insurance. ProPublica: Want To Lower Healthcare Costs?
ProPublica: Birth Injuries Are Skyrocketing
The Institute of Medicine reports that 30% of medical expenses are due to “waste”. Harvard Health Affairs Study on the “Choosing Wisely” Campaign
The growing problem of caring for Alzheimer’s patients. Facts and Resources on Alzheimers from the CDC
Benjamin Goldacre discusses publication bias in medical studies on the AllTrials site. In testimony to Parliament, transparency stressed.
Two weeks ago, I ended a series of posts about the role of Senses in litigation (Taste, Touch, Smell, Sight, Hearing). About the time that I ended those, I ran across something even better. A real scientific explanation of what I was getting at – published in the Journal of Consumer Research. Here it is. So Close I Can […]
In nursing homes, a new “off use” drug being pushed on dementia patients without sufficient study or regulation. Nuedexta Quality Fraud