Why Do Employees Call in Sick So Much?

April 6, 2012 in Health Policy

Calling in sick frequently is not likely to be a sign of long term good health and economic stability.

Open Mouth. Insert Foot.

March 30, 2012 in Misc

Rick Santorum didn’t almost say that!

How Would A “Facebook” Medical Records System Work?

March 26, 2012 in Misc

An idea for a universal electronic health records system that will likely never happen. At least not anytime soon.

Why Don’t We Have a “Facebook” Medical Records System?

March 25, 2012 in Health Policy, Medicine, Misc

Why are almost all medical records systems terrible?

Lazy Saint Patty’s Day Excuse

March 17, 2012 in Misc

It’s my island

Definition of Ideological Confusion

March 15, 2012 in Medical Ethics, Misc

Do as we say. not as we do.

Who is Prescribing Sedatives to Celebrities?

February 20, 2012 in Medicine, Misc

are one or more physicans partly to blame for Whitney Houston’s death?

X-Prize’s Dumb Idea to Develop A Medical Tricorder Directed At Consumers

January 19, 2012 in Health Policy, Medicine, Misc

Star Trek’s Dr. McCoy couldn’t diagnose a dam thing without his medical tricorder!

The Poop On SOPA

January 18, 2012 in Misc

More dumb ideas brought to you by the US Congress

The National Debt Crisis: Don’t Panic! All is Well!

January 4, 2012 in Health Policy, Misc

Paul Krugman shows us how to stick our collective heads in the sand.