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Health Care Renewal

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Addressing threats to health care's core values, especially those stemming from concentration and abuse of pow [Read More]

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Knee Deep in the Hoopla - "A Triumph of Medical Technology" Sans Evidence of Superiority from Published Randomized Double Blind Controlled Trials
With the publication of several new articles in the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine, the buzz about Sovaldi (sofosbuvir - Gilead), a new oral treatment of hepatitis C, has become feverish.  The drug had been hailed as near miracu...
Health Care Renewal
Wednesday, April 16, 2014


CMS does not have any information that supports or refutes claims that a broader adoption of EHRs can save lives
From the April 2014 newsletter of the American Association for Physicians and Surgeons (http://www.aapsonline.org/index.php/about_us/), an organization that is dedicated "to preserving the sanctity of the patient-physician relationship and the practi...
Health Care Renewal
Wednesday, April 16, 2014


CMS does not have any information that supports or refutes claims that a broader adoption of EHRs can save lives?
If this is true, the EHR hyper-enthusiasm problem is even worse than I believed.From the April 2014 newsletter of the American Association for Physicians and Surgeons (http://www.aapsonline.org/index.php/about_us/), an organization that is dedicated ...
Health Care Renewal
Wednesday, April 16, 2014


Planned Obsolescence Disguised as Innovation, Oligopoly Disguised as a Free Market, and the Enrichment of Oligarchs
The New York Times published another article in its series on the high cost of US health care.  This one, focused on the care of type 1 diabetes mellitus and other chronic diseases, shines some light on the business management practices that...
Health Care Renewal
Monday, April 14, 2014


Healthcare IT Amateur Kathleen Sebelius Resigns - Good Riddance
The Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is resigning.Press reports say she is resigning in large part due to the Exchange Website debacle.   This from the New York Times:Health Secretary Resigns After...
Health Care Renewal
Friday, April 11, 2014


FDA on health IT risk: reckless, or another GM-like political coverup? "We don't know the magnitude of the risk, and what we do know is the tip of the iceberg, but health IT is of 'sufficiently low risk' that we don't need to regulate it."
In my Sept. 16, 2013 post "An Open Letter to David Bates, MD, Chair, ONC FDASIA Health IT Policy Committee on Recommendations Against Premarket Testing and Validation of Health IT" (http://hcrenewal.blogspot.com/2013/09/an-open-letter-to-david-bate...
Health Care Renewal
Wednesday, April 09, 2014


Finally, An Article in a Large Circulation Medical Journal with Systematic Data about Leaders of Academic Medicine Conflicted by their Service on Health Care Corporate Boards
Background - a New Species of Conflict of Interest Since 2006, we have posted repeatedly about  what was then a new species of severe conflicts of interest.  This occurs when leaders of academic medical institutions or other healt...
Health Care Renewal
Thursday, April 03, 2014


No Fooling - When a Retired Conservative Politician Warns About Oligarchy...
then things must be getting really bad.Of course, we have been warning about oligarchy, and related issues such as concentration of power, oligopoly  in health care for a long time.  Basically, we have been warning that health care ...
Health Care Renewal
Tuesday, April 01, 2014


Oh, the irony: three health IT industry experts concerned that "FDA has largely placed the burden of reviewing and certifying mobile health apps on the marketplace"
How ironic.  Three health IT industry experts are concerned that "FDA has largely placed the burden of reviewing and certifying mobile health apps on the marketplace."How reckless of FDA. Of course, the commercial Big Health IT sector is its...
Health Care Renewal
Thursday, March 27, 2014


Too Good to be True - Sovaldi Kerfuffle Focuses on Price, While Ignoring Limits of Evidence about Effectiveness and Safety
There seems to be rising skepticism about the prices we pay for the latest drugs, devices, and health care programs, especially in the US.  However, our faith in the near miraculous properties of the newest technology appears to go on unabat...
Health Care Renewal
Thursday, March 27, 2014



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