“When I need to order an MRI, there’s a list on the computer screen, and I click ‘MRI,’ and then I sign it, and I’ve ordered it. That’s it. If you’re ordering from a menu that doesn’t have any prices on it, it’s really easy to get the filet mignon every s
up this fall include former White House Budget Director Peter Orzag and former Surgeon General C. Everett Koop. The essays are being published at costsofcare.blogspot.com and thehealthcareblog.com.
One of them was written by Dr. John Maa, director of the surgical hospitalist program at the UCSF Medical Center, San Francisco.
“ Fundamentally, the real tragedy in America is the number of people who become bankrupt due to medical