...A sympathetic touch from a doctor leaves people with the impression that the visit lasted twice as long, compared with estimates from people who were untouched.... Healthcare delivery innovation is stigmatized...

One of the things that makes delivering healthcare difficult is that the problems are rarely confined to the set of medical treatments and interventions available. It turns out (unsurprisingly) that...

Do you ever read something and it makes you so happy that you want to squeal with delight, but you can't because you're at work and squealing with delight is...

The article, First Physical,  from the Archives of Internal Medicine about the President's physical was passed along to me by Victor Montori. It offers such a fascinating window into the issues...

If we paired the insights in the NY Times article Stand Up While you Read This about the advantages of moving throughout the day with Dr Levine's work (Muve), we...

...A sympathetic touch from a doctor leaves people with the impression that the visit lasted twice as long, compared with estimates from people who were untouched.... Healthcare delivery innovation is stigmatized...

October 2nd, 2009 by Maggie Breslin - SPARC Designer at the Mayo Clinic Center for Innovation Becky Mullan sent this link to me. I think everyone must go and read this...