Tag: Healthcare

🏥 Why is US health care system so expensive? | Why are medical bills so high?

Any supporter of the privatization of medical care will probably hear at some point in life that it will inevitably cause all medical services to be as expensive as in the United States. In fact, this argument is not without merit. Americans really do pay a lot for health care. Using the dollar value in…


Why Can’t America Have a Grown-Up Healthcare Conversation?

Good morning, Hank. It’s Tuesday. So, you know the Obamacare insurance exchanges that, depending on your political perspective, are either the cause of or the solution to so many of America’s health care problems? Only about six percent of Americans actually get their insurance through those exchanges. Now, that’s obviously very important to those six…


Health Insurance in Our Early Retirement

hey it’s Tim and it’s amy from GoWithLess welcome to our channel we’re happy that you’re here we are gonna tackle a topic today that we get asked about more than anything else when Tim and I retired back in 2015 we said goodbye to corporate health insurance and we’ve had to figure it out…


Medicare & You: Home Health Care

♪ Hi, I’m Angela James at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. I’ve got some important information to share with you about home health care. Did you know that many health care treatments that were once offered only in a hospital or a doctor’s office can now be done in your home? Home health…


3 Ways How Blockchain Will Change Healthcare – The Medical Futurist

Blockchain is the buzzword of the year, and as this new technology slowly matures, it seems clear that from banking to supply chain logistics, it is ready for disruption. And in healthcare in particular, there’s a massive opportunity for the blockchain revolution to disrupt and lead a digital transformation. From medical records to pharmaceutical supply…


Doctors Explain Why U.S. Healthcare Is So Expensive (HBO)

Mitch McConnell unveiled new modifications to the GOP health care bill today in his latest attempt to sway 50 Republican senators to get behind repealing and replacing Obamacare. The new bill adds $45 billion to help states deal with the opioid crisis— a nod to previous holdouts Rob Portman of Ohio and Shelley Moore Capito…


Eric Dishman: Take health care off the mainframe

If you think about the phone — and Intel has tested a lot of the things I’m going to show you, over the last 10 years, in about 600 elderly households — 300 in Ireland, and 300 in Portland — trying to understand: How do we measure and monitor behavior in a medically meaningful way?…


The HITECH Act: Electronic Health Records and Meaningful Use

If you are like most doctors you’ve probably heard something about a government incentive program encouraging physicians to implement electronic health records, however you’re probably a little fuzzy on the details. Well,you’re not alone the let’s take a closer look and see if we can help you make sense of it all. On February seventeenth…


Dwight Schrute Does Healthcare – The Office US


Understanding Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton’s Health Care Reform Proposals

Good morning, Hank. It’s Tuesday. Let’s talk about the healthcare proposals of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, but first I should say that if you’re interested in healthcare or health in general, you should check out Health Care Triage, hosted by Dr. Aaron Carroll. It’s an amazing show. Okay, to understand the candidates’ proposals, we…