Our Blog

When a Medical Error is Not

When a Medical Error is Not

Gary is a tall, lanky 50-something guy whose stooped posture now betrays pain and significant muscle deterioration.  He has the walk and energy level of a 90-year old and, despite weekly therapy prescribed by an orthopedic specialist, his body seemed to be aging by...

read more
Founder’s Note

Founder’s Note

When it comes to health care – especially in a crisis -- conventional wisdom tells us, “Get a second opinion and take someone with you.” So we often find ourselves accompanying our spouse or parents to doctors’ appointments and through hospital stays to be a second...

read more
Defensive Medicine Isn’t Safe Medicine

Defensive Medicine Isn’t Safe Medicine

Recently, Gallup published the results of a study showing that a whopping 26% of our healthcare costs cover “defensive medicine.” If you’re not familiar with this term, think about the times your doctor has ordered a test for you that seems a little on the “iffy” side...

read more

Categories