3 Ways to Improve Medicare! In Support of Single Payer Health Insurance


I think Single Payer Health Insurance (aka Medicare for ALL) is the most socially conscious, cost-effective, and morally responsible way to go! Medicare, one of our nation’s most valuable and popular social programs, turns 50 on July 30. Medicare is a federal health insurance program enacted and signed into law in 1965 by President Lyndon […]

Tweetchat, Storify, & Healthy Workplaces, OH MY!


A Tweetchat is another way to connect with colleagues, demonstrate expertise, and use technology to communicate in cyberspace. Have you ever been to, guested on, or hosted a Tweetchat?  I’ve done a couple and find them to be interesting and challenging.  If you are a guest on one, as I recently was with Next Wave […]

The Sixth Characteristic of the Ideal Healthcare Organization: Trust, Teamwork and Cooperation

We’ve been having a series on the ten key attributes of the ideal healthcare organization.  The most recent, characteristic five, was on employee involvement. The sixth item on our list is that “there is trust, teamwork, and cooperation, with high morale, motivation and enthusiasm.”  That’s a pretty long list; and starting with trust is appropriate, […]