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Quote(s) Of The Week, vol. 2, issue 6

February 27th, 2012 | No comments

Quote(s) Of The Week …What’s at stake [is the]…fundamental promise that no matter who you are, no matter how you started out, if you work hard, you can build a decent life for yourself, and an even better life for your kids. Basic. And on just about every issue — from health care to education […]

Consulo Indicium, vol. 2, issue 6

February 27th, 2012 | No comments

Consulo Indicium Information for your Consideration… The Trials and Travails of Diet Soda Consumption – In a study released last week by the Journal of General Internal Medicine, people who drank diet soda every day were 44% more likely than non-drinkers to suffer a heart attack or stroke.  While the study did not confirm that […]

Social Media – The New Virtuality, vol. 2, issue 6

February 27th, 2012 | No comments

Social Media – The New Virtuality The use of social media by consumers and providers alike is surrounding and infusing healthcare with changes it never expected nor anticipated… Over the last two years, the American public has been swept up in the growing iStuff craze.  So, now you should expect another phenomenon over the next […]

Beacon Communities Leading The Way on Healthcare Reform, vol. 2, issue 6

February 27th, 2012 | No comments

Beacon Communities Leading The Way on Healthcare Reform What can the Beacon communities teach the healthcare industry? The Golden Anniversary of the Electronic Medical Record (EMR) is this month, a rather humbling milestone considering that technology in almost every other industry has moved forward at warp speed.  In February 1962, a prototype EMR was unveiled […]

The Weekly Whisk, vol. 2, issue 6

February 27th, 2012 | No comments

The Weekly Whisk Musings from a foodie… It’s wonderful when things you don’t plan turn into great experiences.  Such is the recent dining experience I had at Chef Tony’s [♦♦♦♦] in Bethesda, Maryland.  I thought my colleague had arranged the dinner and he thought I had set it up.  Actually, my assistant found this place […]

The Weekly Whisk – An Addendum, vol. 2, issue 6

February 27th, 2012 | No comments

The Weekly Whisk – An Addendum Musings from a foodie…on holiday in Europe As if reviewing restaurants were not enough, I decided on my most recent one-week tour of Europe to assess the various renditions of foie gras in London and Paris.  I decided to rank my foie gras tastings, but it soon became obvious […]

The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly, vol. 2, issue 6

February 27th, 2012 | No comments

The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly The ongoing saga… The Good – The surge in job growth was greater than expected in January when the U.S. economy added more than 243,000 jobs – the largest gain in nine months.  Unemployment fell to 8.3% from a high of just over 10% in 2009.  While the […]