Medical Education, Medical practice, and the Government: a vital interface of health care

Medical Education, Medical practice, and the Government: a vital interface of health care

Last week, I was struck by a comment made during the panel of Electronic Health Records. After expanding upon the many positive changes that EHRs…

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Academic Health Centers (AHC) and Family Medicine Change the Way Hospitals Do Business

Academic Health Centers (AHC) and Family Medicine Change the Way Hospitals Do Business

Dr. Fred Sanflippo’s presentation on Academic Health Centers (AHC) provided a deeper insight on the alignment, innovation, and structure behind AHC models in our country….

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Care for a Dying Patient

Care for a Dying Patient

As our country tries to decrease the cost of healthcare, we must appreciate the extreme cost of dying in America. According to Atul Gawande,  “twenty-five…

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How Far Behind Canada?

How Far Behind Canada?

After learning about the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in class last week, I was intrigued to learn more about the conditions that motivated this reform. …

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What's Up Georgia? Expansion or No Expansion?

What’s Up Georgia? Expansion or No Expansion?

    After Dr. Leon Haley’s presentation on Georgia’s indigence population, I wanted to learn more about Georgia’s decision to not expand Medicaid and its…

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