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by Hari on 09/26/2014 - 17:50

It finally struck me.  The AMA is a bully.  They are the bully in the medical and healthcare arena towards nurse practitioners.  They can’t play nice in the playground and they will do anything to...

by Hari on 09/22/2014 - 17:13

Elizabeth Rosenthal wrote a thorough and revealing article in the NY Times called

“After Surgery, Surprise $117,000 Medical Bill From A Doctor He Didn’t Know”.

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by Hari on 08/25/2014 - 17:17

My 89-year-old mother had a stroke in May 2014.  She was taken to your hospital and received treatment.  She had been on the floor of her apartment for two days and was severely dehydrated.  The...

by Hari on 08/18/2014 - 21:38

SXSW (http://sxsw.com)  is the cream of the crop of all festivals and networking conferences.  Thousands attend.  My panel has a chance...

by Hari on 08/18/2014 - 16:29

Informed consent is the form that needs to be signed before any medical procedure can occur.  Essentially, it is the form that allows the medical and research team to...

by Hari on 08/12/2014 - 15:32

I was a staunch supporter of the Affordable Care Act.  I loved the immense possibilities of providing healthcare to everyone.  It wasn’t a one-payer system but the prospect of everyone having...

by Hari on 07/16/2014 - 15:57

Doctors, nurse practitioners, physicians assistants, nurse, hospital administrators and all others I left out in the medical field, need to understand what a healthcare proxy and/or medical...

by Hari on 05/20/2014 - 14:15

It was 9 AM PST and I was standing in the living room of my new Seattle home waiting for the delivery of my furniture. I was marveling at the incredible view of Puget Sound from this room when my...

by Hari on 04/30/2014 - 21:09

The other day I was at lunch with a family who I had worked with in the past. At the table was the mother of a client who was on Medicare. She told me the story of going to a Medicare...

by Hari on 04/02/2014 - 22:07

It is has been too many months since I last wrote. I was having problems with my site and had to transfer to another template. I am back and will begin writing on the many healthcare issues....

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