Auto wreck fatalities down but patients’ bills up; another ObamaCare delay uncovered, and why you should know Henrietta Lacks.
Lake Oconee Academy’s test scores rank it as the state’s top-performing public charter school and Georgia’s third highest performing public elementary school.
Can telemedicine cut costs, improve outcomes and patient engagement, or all of the above?
New ObamaCare predictions, cancer over-diagnoses and overtreatments, the growing application of apps in health care and what overtime can cost you.
Winners and losers under ObamaCare, who’s jumping ship and why the new law won’t reduce emergency room visits.
Overused treatments, questionable referrals, misused payments, online shopping for surgery, Georgia’s most wired hospitals and who to follow on Twitter.
Better drugs, organ donation, liver “buds” and ObamaCare trips up time and again.
Oil and natural gas were to run out in 1990 and 1992, respectively; today, reserves of both are larger than they were in 1970, although we consume dramatically more.
AJC editorial cites Foundation’s Medicaid proposal.
The number of Americans with a great deal or quite a lot of confidence in the U.S. medical system is the lowest since 2008.
Higher premiums for young people, a greater doctor shortage, great news for temps, and we’re not warming up to ObamaCare.
Where does Georgia rank in the nation on state debt per capita?
The feds are seeking input on elements needed in a regulatory framework for health IT and apps that “promotes innovation.”
Just about any way you measure it, extreme weather events are becoming quite rare.
Sick of taxes? There’s more to come, thanks to the “Affordable” Care Act.
Georgia ranks eighth in the American Legislative Exchange Council’s economic competitiveness index, “Rich States, Poor States,” ahead of all other states in the Southeast.
Higher premiums for young adults, backlash against small businesses, IRS overstep, penalizing part-time professors and more …
Teaming up against teeth whitening, abuse-proof drugs, and doctors’ misdiagnosis rates and lies about cause of death.
Remember P.J. O’Rourke’s oft-quoted comment? “If you think health care is expensive now, just wait until it’s free!” The amount of the average subsidy per enrollee in the health care exchanges under ObamaCare, for example.
Oxycodone and oxymorons: Government efficiency does not appear to exist when it comes to drug abuse prevention and treatment programs