Opinion

 

Why we need to rethink treating obesity with physical activity

June 24, 2020

We need to re-examine the role of physical activity in obesity management. Here’s why.

How to overcome blind spots to better help patients

June 24, 2020

After speaking with multiple physician experts, I now have the tools to begin to identify and overcome my own implicit biases—and so can you.

Ethical principles in health care prove critical to protecting health care workers in pandemic

June 18, 2020

Many health care workers have seen their practice disrupted and their patients suffer fallout during the pandemic. These heroes need protection.

Why changing to concierge medicine during COVID-19 was the best decision I ever made

June 15, 2020

Far from being risky or ill-timed, my transition to concierge medicine has benefited both me and my patients in ways that continue to beautifully unfold.

Physicians, not payers, call the telemedicine shots

June 10, 2020

Health plans may limit patients’ in-network options

COVID-19 could be health care’s cure

June 09, 2020

AHA vs Azar lawsuit and next stimulus bill offer Americans 2 shots at winning transparency war

Who profits from our medical records?

May 29, 2020

And who should?

Why we need a ‘one-to-many’ telehealth model of care

May 20, 2020

Telehealth is here to stay. To make it sustainable and scalable, we must utilize remote technologies that enable a “one-to-many” model of care.

Is COVID-19 the impetus for a better U.S. health care system?

May 12, 2020

The COVID-19 crisis has laid bare these cracks in the U.S. health care system.

Coronavirus pandemic demonstrates disconnect between executives and doctors

May 11, 2020

Physicians and other health care workers have lost their jobs simply for trying to protect themselves.