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Can We Let Doctors Be Human?

Riva Greenberg | Posted 09.05.2013 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

Ofri's books explore the "other world" of medicine -- emotions. Writing, Ofri told me, "began as a way to walk through some intense experiences and process my feelings." Her books are also "thank yous" to her patients who have taught her how to, and made her a better, doctor.

Memo to Doctors: We're Not Just Patients, We Are Your Customers!

Tom Alderman | Posted 07.25.2011 | Business
Tom Alderman

in our modern, Byzantine health care system, doctors are re-cast as 'practitioners' so why shouldn't we patients be re-branded, and treated as 'customers'?

59% Of Doctors Now Back Universal Health Care

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

More than half of U.S. doctors now favor switching to a national health care plan and fewer than a third oppose the idea, according to a survey publis...