Archive for October, 2015

  • The 2015-2016 Influenza Season is Approaching … A Reminder to Get Your Flu Shot and to Recruit Others!

    It’s that time of year again when we are reminded of the importance of getting our influenza vaccination, as it is the best defense against contracting the flu and suffering from its health consequences. However, our nation continues to fall short in reaching its immunization goals. Therefore, I am reaching out to all of my contacts to urge each of […]
  • You Might Find Something Useful In My Interview With Future Healthcare Today

    Future Healthcare Today were sponsors for the ATA Fall Forum, held in Washington, DC on September 16-18, 2015.  I had the pleasure of sitting down with them for an interview, ATA Fall Forum: Q&A With Dr. Reed Tuckson, to share my perspectives regarding the big trends in telemedicine, current challenges and what the ATA expects to see in the near future […]
  • Population Health Promotion Advocates Should Take Note of New HHS Resources System To Improve Disaster Preparedness

    As the Chair of the National Academy of Medicine’s Committee on Post-Disaster Recovery of a Community’s Public Health, Medical and Social Services, which just released a major report entitled, “Healthy, Resilient, and Sustainable Communities After Disasters: Strategies, Opportunities, and Planning for Recovery”, I am pleased to note that the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services has announced the launch of their resources system to improve disaster […]