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Focus 2012

January 9, 2012


Greetings to you and I hope the New Year is treating you well. I can’t believe I haven’t posted  since November. Sorry about that, but things have been quite hectic here these past few weeks and this seems as good a time as any to share our good news. As you may remember, last fall […]

USA: Antibiotic Overuse in Kids

November 16, 2011


USA: You’ve probably already seen a version of this report, or heard someone talking about it on your preferred news outlet. The subject: Antibiotic overuse in children. The latest issue of Pediatrics ran the results of a study conducted by Dr. Adam Welsh and a team of researchers from the University of Utah. They revealed that […]

USA: No Excuse for This

September 29, 2011


  USA: Earlier this week a story broke across the newswires about a gorgeous little boy – Aaron Pointer – who had an asthma attack last year in Matteson, Illinois, and died while being shuttled by ambulance from hospital to hospital over 11 agonizing hours. Read his story, but know that you will never forget his […]

USA: JC Recognizes 2010 Top Performers

September 14, 2011


USA: You know that I don’t put much stock in hospital ratings, but the Joint Commission released this smallish list of Top Performing US hospitals in certain critial care areas today. So I’m publishing it here. There are only 405 names on  this list – containing the top performing 14% of all hospitals who report […]