Tag Archives: video

Seeing the future 45 years later at the Brookings Institution: CHF and Payment Reform



When I was at the Brookings Institution ( @BrookingsInst @BrookingsMed )with fellow Permanente physician, cardiologist Priti Sood, MD, for MEDTalk: Treating Congestive Heart Failure and the Role of Payment Reform | Brookings Institution, this quote immediately came to mind: We believe any group of physicians, or a foundation working with physicians, can easily duplicate the » » » » on to the full article

Rand Paul speech alludes to unconscious bias



I was impressed at this part of the transcript, widely broadcast today (i.e. I did not watch the speech, I don’t post things on this blog that are political in nature, and this should not be considered an endorsement for any candidate) which alludes to the challenge of unconscious bias in our society today, without » » » » on to the full article

Photo Friday: The end of discrimination in health care for people who are transgender, Washington, DC USA



View Prohibition of Discrimination in Health Insurance based on Gender Identity or Expression 38025 on Flickr.com This weeks photograph was taken in the Mayor Vince Gray’s (@mayorvincegray) ceremonial office, in our nation’s capital (of course) Almost to the year, I wrote this post: When does it get better for trans* people? | Ted Eytan, MD. » » » » on to the full article

Just Filmed: Center for Total Health Tech Focus – Connecting Social Care and Medical Care



Lights, Camera, let’s talk about social care and medical care…View on Flickr.com I’ve written previously that as much as we feel our health is as threatened today, at the same time, our cities are changing to become healthier (check out these posts for proof). Our health care system is doing the same (it’s true!).  About » » » » on to the full article

Mobile Health Care Innovations – Lygeia Ricciardi



I love seeing my friend Lygeia Ricciardi (@Lygeia) on television. Here she is on CSPAN talking about mobile health care innovation at an FCC sponsored forum/demo. You can access the video at the CSPAN site by going here. Similar Posts: HealthIT (.gov) – for everyone, including YOU – video animation Photo Friday: HealthSpottr Innovation Salon » » » » on to the full article

TEDMED Great Challenges: Transgender Health – The Video | Science in the Decade of the Patient



Each individual can make a huge impact just by coming out. – Dana Beyer, MD (@danabeyermd) People have been asking me if they can view the recording of the groundbreaking TEDMED (@TEDMED) Great Challenges hangout “Transgender Health: An Evolution to Understanding”: I of course watched it and had these takeaways: The word “respect” was mentioned » » » » on to the full article

The E Pluribus Unum Prize and Learning about Language Access in Health Care



Gayle Tang, Senior Director, National Diversity and Inclusion, accepts the award on behalf of Kaiser Permanente (View on Flickr.com) Although I am one to mention all of the things I wasn’t taught in medical school, interacting with a professional language interpreter was something I was taught in medical school, and it had a huge impact » » » » on to the full article