A signal worth attention? “Urgent Care Centers Fueling Antibiotic Resistance”

Urgent care centers, emergency departments, and clinics are over-prescribing antibiotics. Can they reform without alienating their "customers": patients? via Urgent Care Centers Are Fueling Antibiotic Resistance — Wired There's a lot of commentary on the current state of healthcare in this Wired article, stated and unstated.  I don't blame only urgent cares for antibiotic overuse - …

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Change Management Theories

There's lots of talk at work these days about why innovations (best practices, evidence-based interventions) aren't adopted or don't sustain.  We examine topics such as inspiration - how to motivate people to do better - and standardization - how to require people to do better.  It caused me to reflect on the change management theories …

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Family Medicine’s Essential Role in Public Health

These have been recommended to me recently as good videos about disparities and their impact on development and the imperative in clinical and public healthcare to address them. Center for the Developing Child - Harvard University A few thoughts about this video: Family medicine is uniquely positioned to recognize the roadblocks to development in the …

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