June 21, 2013 in Health Care "Reform", Health Policy, Medicine by RangelMD
The reasons why health care is so expensive in this country are far deeper and more fundamental than what some hospital charges for a colonoscopy.
June 19, 2013 in Health Policy by RangelMD
The American Medical Association wants to remind us that as an organization it has never been accused of being cutting edge or ahead of it’s time
June 18, 2013 in Health Care "Reform", Health Policy by RangelMD
The liberal theory on why health care is so expensive is that the health care insurance deductibles for rich people are too low leading them to use more health care and cause increased prices for everyone else. No really.
May 29, 2013 in Health Care "Reform", Health Policy, Medicine by RangelMD
No, hospitals don’t really expect patients to actually pay those outrageous prices for their emergency services.
October 15, 2012 in Health Policy by RangelMD
Why is this process still not standardized and universally accepted?
October 8, 2012 in Health Policy, Medicine by RangelMD
The way we treat and reimburse the treatment of chronic back pain in this country is deficient and dysfunctional.
October 5, 2012 in Health Policy by RangelMD
When is a cell phone not a coronary artery bypass graft?
October 1, 2012 in Health Care "Reform", Health Policy by RangelMD
Claiming that the ER is the solution to or the reflection of the crisis of the uninsured in this country will get you further into the realm of mythology than reality.
August 27, 2012 in Featured, Health Policy, Medical Ethics by RangelMD
Why people believe what they believe.
August 20, 2012 in Health Policy, Medical Ethics by RangelMD
The best course of action for conservatives faced with a conundrum is to pretend that the problem doesn’t exist.