Understanding the Costs of Healthcare Insurance

Reimbursements that physicians in the US get have no relation to supply and demand. All physician work is reduced to a series of codes, called the Current Procedural Terminology, and then submitted to the RVS Update Committee (RUC), which is made up of representatives of all specialties/subspecialties and this group then “values” the code by…

Money Management as a Generation “Nope”

Money Management in the Age of Trump Many problems, and it all stems from improper management of money. There’s a reason why many millennials and Gen-Xs have such a difficult time, and it’s because the old guard and baby boomers don’t retire. There is a financial reason and it’s because most of them simply cannot…

Healthcare IT in 2017 – My Take On It

Skeptical, yet Hopeful for Healthcare IT *** yes this is an echo chamber and I realize it, but it’s also my own web site and blog so deal with it *** So one of the original reasons why I started this website and blogis a way for me to document the things that I have…

Electronic Data Capture (EDC) – From Paper to PDFs

Understanding Electronic Data Capture (EDC) Now, it’s not really just from paper to PDFs, but I needed something to catchy and I was hoping to utilize some alliteration to make this snazzier and me seem more like a wordsmith #Lyrical. But these past few weeks have been quite hectic for me as this will be…

Identity – Who Do You Think I Am? (inspired by Dope)

My Struggle with Identity Student A is an overachieving, straight A grabbing student that was born and raised in a middle class community and went to schools in a ne’er-do-well environment. Traveling around from suburb to suburb because of his parent’s occupation, he loves to play badminton and lacrosse and is a percussionist in classical,…