Scripps Internal Medicine Physician Vivian Tran, MD

Scripps Internal Medicine Physician Vivian Tran, MD

>>Vivian Tran, MD: I was one of those people in medical school who wanted to go into just about every single specialty, depending on whatever rotation I was on at the time, and, at the end of the day, it really came down to internal medicine. I felt like internal medicine was the field that […]

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13 men wrote a health care bill that would hurt women

13 men wrote a health care bill that would hurt women

These 13 male senators wrote a health care bill without the help of any women, and it’s really bad for women’s health. “Nobody is being excluded based upon gender .” “You know you need to write about what’s actually happening, and we’re having a discussion about the real issues.” The bill cuts funding for Medicaid, […]

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My Story- Health Problems and Christian Healthcare Ministries

My Story- Health Problems and Christian Healthcare Ministries

Hi, I just wanted to share with you my story lately with my health challenges and how I have been handling that financially. A couple weeks ago, I ended up having some major health problems and so I went to the ER. And they ran tests on me. They ran some imaging tests. They ran […]

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DEBUNKED: The US is TOO BIG for Single Payer Healthcare

DEBUNKED: The US is TOO BIG for Single Payer Healthcare

Let’s go to the phones at (617) 830-4750 starting today with our caller from the one seven area code. Who’s calling today from nine one seven. Hey David, is this me? That is you indeed. Who is this a Milo? Milo? What’s going on? Just to be up. Yeah. Um, so my question is about […]

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Jimmy Kimmel on Bill Cassidy’s Health “Care” Bill

Jimmy Kimmel on Bill Cassidy’s Health “Care” Bill

HE KNOW YOU’LL FIND THIS HARD TO BELIEVE BUT A FEW MONTHS AGO AFTER MY SON HAD OPEN HEART SURGERY, WHICH WAS SOMETHING I SPOKE ABOUT ON THE AIR, A POLITICIAN, A SENATOR NAMED BILL CASSIDY FROM LOUISIANA, WAS ON MY SHOW AND HE WASN’T VERY HONEST. IT SEEMED LIKE HE WAS BEING HONEST. HE […]

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Virtual reality is finding a place in health care

Virtual reality is finding a place in health care

Laura Victoria-Perez needed a hysterectomy and for the first time in her life, was facing major surgery. I didn’t know what to expect about the operating room. I didn’t know what to expect about the preparation. The idea of having surgery and spending time in hospital can cause high levels of anxiety says anesthesiologist Dr. […]

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How health care quietly powers the U.S. economy | Michael Dowling

How health care quietly powers the U.S. economy | Michael Dowling

Health care is a humongous economic engine. It’s often forgotten about the fact that there is a real contribution to the economy by health care. If you’re running a large health care organization, you’re probably the place that is doing the most construction in the region. So for example, in our organization, we do more […]

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Health Care Reform (U1025) – Full Video

Health Care Reform (U1025) – Full Video

Music Reality. Captured in user friendly symbols and processed for understanding. Music The Idea Channel. Alain, I think both of us would agree that one of the major problems in the whole medical care area, closely connected with the present crisis, is the practice we’ve gotten into of having the employer, in the main, be […]

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How to revive public healthcare | The Economist

How to revive public healthcare | The Economist

This year Britain’s National Health Service celebrates its 70th birthday. Formed in 1948, it was the first state health service in the world. Today, the modern NHS is almost unrecognizable from the one that was created 70 years ago. It’s the world’s fifth biggest employer with a budget of 110 billion pounds a year. But […]

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Medicare & You: Planning for Discharge from a Health Care Setting

Medicare & You: Planning for Discharge from a Health Care Setting

Hi, I’m Angela James with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. I’ve got some important information to share with you if you’re in a hospital, nursing home or other care setting and you’re going to be discharged. If you’re getting discharged, there are some things you should do to prepare for your departure. During […]

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