Tag: patient

You Need Patient Advocacy

Healthcare in the U.S. is broken and only getting worse. Here are just a few examples of why: -Of the $3 trillion spent on healthcare annually, $1 trillion is wasted; -Many doctors are providing too much unnecessary treatment; -Providers are paid for quantity of care vs. quality of care; -Healthcare costs are through the roof

Corporate Behemoths in Healthcare: Will the Patient Win?

The past several weeks have been abuzz with the mergers and acquisitions in the healthcare arena. CVS has purchased Aetna for a cool 69 billion dollars and went through the regulatory process with flying colors. Amazon (on their quest for world domination) has teamed up with Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway and financial powerhouse