S2E9 Healthcare is Hostile (part 2)

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/9445091/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/660399/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] 30% of Hospitals have violated the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act – EMTALA. 4,341 violations… Read more “S2E9 Healthcare is Hostile (part 2)”

S2E10 Medicare an Introduction

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/9243110/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/660399/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] Do you know why Medicare came into being?  Do you know that Medicare & Medicaid were… Read more “S2E10 Medicare an Introduction”

S2E8 – Healthcare is Hostile

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/9108335/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/660399/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] While roughly 10% of all professions report abusive behavior, the numbers for Healthcare are over 30%. … Read more “S2E8 – Healthcare is Hostile”

Episode 7 – Doctors: A Dangerous Healthcare Environment

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/8963651/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/660399/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] Do you know that 50% of doctors initial diagnosis is wrong?  How about the fact that… Read more “Episode 7 – Doctors: A Dangerous Healthcare Environment”

Episode 6 Audio Hospitals are Dangerous

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/8887328/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/660399/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] One in four U.S. hospital patients suffer at least one healthcare related injury.  In 1999, 44,000… Read more “Episode 6 Audio Hospitals are Dangerous”

Season 2 Episode 5 – Drug Prices are too high! But are they Really? (part 2)

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/8792048/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/660399/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] In the last Episode we talked about why what we think about drug prices are often… Read more “Season 2 Episode 5 – Drug Prices are too high! But are they Really? (part 2)”

Season 2 Episode 4 – Drug Prices are too high! But are they Really? (part 1)

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/8737082/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/660399/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] With Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar’s recent announcement that HHS is targeting rebates as… Read more “Season 2 Episode 4 – Drug Prices are too high! But are they Really? (part 1)”

Episode 3 Season 2 – Hostile Predatory part 2

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/8608412/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/660399/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] One of the reasons our healthcare quagmire is so dangerous is the hostile and predatory nature… Read more “Episode 3 Season 2 – Hostile Predatory part 2”

Episode 2 – Predatory and Hostile Healthcare Environment (Part 1)

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/8544605/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/660399/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] The current debate about high drug prices and the focus on attacking rebates to Pharmacy Benefits… Read more “Episode 2 – Predatory and Hostile Healthcare Environment (Part 1)”

Season2 Episode 1 – Season Intro & Recap

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/8484398/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/660399/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] Welcome to Season 2 of Healthcare Reform 2.0.  In this episode we recap the past few… Read more “Season2 Episode 1 – Season Intro & Recap”