The Incredible Shrinking Oncology Workforce

Tweet LC1, the insured lung cancer patient whose search for an oncologist described in last week’s post, is not alone. If more Americans realized that they might not find an oncologist or other specialist provider, they could help drive changes that could remedy the situation. Studies have consistently shown that cancer is strongly related to

Planning Orthopedic Surgery: Ask Ahead About Aftercare

Tweet Don’t make the mistake of thinking that orthopedic surgery will miraculously dispense with your bone problems; aftercare is just the beginning of healing. That’s how two women see it. Each woman has had five or more orthopedic surgeries. They report that sometimes they felt abandoned, as if nobody was in charge, and their questions