Posts Tagged ‘Primary care physicians’

What Topics on Healthin30 Caught Your Attention?

Thursday, December 29, 2011 12:17 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

Social Media Networking caught your attention on Healthin30 with “3 Reasons Why Social Networking Is Not a Waste of Time for Health Professionals,” leading with 1,367 Tweets.
“List of 20 Excellent Social Media Networking Resources” also is a popular post.  Other topics include:  Women and Heart Disease, Telehealth, Patients and the […]

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Andy Baldwin Navy Doctor Finds Respect in Kenya

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 16:19 No Comments

Guest Post by Andy Baldwin, MD
The spirit and joy of running and living is alive in Kenya

One word can sum up the way of life here in Kenya, RESPECT.
Before I went to sleep in my grass and mud hut that first night in Kenya, I asked if there was anyone who would like to get […]

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Why One Navy Medical Officer Loves Family Medicine

Monday, June 6, 2011 16:04 4 Comments

“Family Physicians are the bedrock of U.S. healthcare.” – Dr. Andy Baldwin
Why I LOVE Family Medicine
Guest Post by Andrew Baldwin, MD

I’ve been a leader all my life, from Swim Team Captain, to Student Council President, to being a lead physician of our Navy Special Operations Team. I want to continue being a leader for […]

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Technology Is Not The Reason For Cost Escalation in Health Care – It Is How We Misuse It

Tuesday, October 26, 2010 16:18 No Comments

Guest post by Stephen C. Schimpff, MD
We are often told that the reason for the high cost of medical care is all of our new technologies and drugs. There is an element of truth in that but when used correctly, new technologies save lives and improve the quality of patient care and often improve safety.  […]

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