Patients

10 Misunderstandings about Health Care

In the on-going and ever fervent debate about health care in America, we want to share what we perceive to be some important misunderstandings Americans ...

/ September 28, 2012

Mapping Your End of Life Choices

Jane Brody spoke with me for this article on the importance and complexity of advance health care directives. Only a quarter of adults have advance ...

/ June 18, 2012
Emergency Room

It’s Time to Rethink the Role of Emergency Rooms

Too much non-emergency medical care is happening in emergency rooms. In the Washington Post today I point out that emergency care costs are soaring, and ...

/ May 17, 2010