Category Archives: In the News

TRUMP’S TRAVEL ORDER ALARMS HEALTH CARE (POLITICO Pulse Excerpt)

  Excerpted from POLITICO Pulse by Dan Diamond | 01/30/2017 10:01 AM EDT The White House’s order to ban citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States, and the haphazard way it was implemented across the weekend, has … Continue reading

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Netflix “Occupied” Series Review-Amazing & Eerie!

In the near future, Russia initiates a “Silk Glove” invasion of Norway to restart oil production, but soon uncertainty, chaos, and danger erupt.  –Netflix  Last year I watched this gripping series and remember it vividly.  “Occupied” is haunting, especially since … Continue reading

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A Call to Action for Healthcare Leaders!

For years, we’ve been hearing that healthcare is facing a crisis. Now it’s the whole country! We are entering a critical period, with polarization and conflict growing. Healthcare organizations will face particular challenges in 2017. Over twenty million Americans may … Continue reading

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