Morning Headlines 3/19/19

Malfunctioning billing system leaves scars on Glens Falls Hospital Glenn Falls Hospital (NY) reaches a confidential settlement with Cerner after a $38 million loss attributed to its faulty billing system. Beware the hype over the Apple Watch heart app. The device...

The Cruelty of Managed Medicare

By HANS DUVEFELT MD Jeanette Brown had lost twenty pounds, and she was worried. “I’m not trying,” she told me at her regular diabetes visit as I pored over her lab results. What I saw sent a chill down my spine: A normal weight, diet controlled diabetic for many...