Archive for December, 2012

“Our Hearts Are Broken Today” – President Barack Obama

“Our Hearts Are Broken Today” – President Barack Obama

As the crow flies, Newtown Connecticut is less than 25 miles from New Canaan Connecticut – and Sandy Hook Elementary School is about 28 miles from West Elementary School – which I attended years ago. Given their proximity to New York City, many of these small Connecticut towns are considered “bedroom” communities – and they are often described as bucolic. In fact, my […]

December 16, 2012 | By More
Medscape’s Annual Physician Compensation Chart

Medscape’s Annual Physician Compensation Chart

Not really news – but an important element of our healthcare heartburn because it highlights the huge compensation disparity between primary care and specialists. This also intersects (very directly) with the cost of medical training – and how that’s financed (typically via big loans that are equivalent in size – for many – to home […]

December 12, 2012 | By More