Archive for November, 2015

  • Join Me at RWJF’s First Friday Google+ Hangout on December 4th!

    I am honored to be invited to participate with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation for a First Friday Google+ Hangout on Friday, December 4th, from 12:15 pm to 1:00 pm EST, titled “From Preparation to Recovery: A Focus on Health” to learn how communities can engage in cross-sector collaboration to incorporate health into disaster planning and recovery. Susan Dentzer, senior policy adviser to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, […]
  • Some Of You May Be Interested In My Recent Telehealth Interview On Kentucky Educational Television

    During a recent business trip to Kentucky, I was honored to be interviewed by “my mother’s youngest son, Wayne Tuckson, MD, (therefore, my brother)”, on behalf of PBS’s Kentucky Educational Television. During my interview on the PBS show, Kentucky Health, titled, “Telemedicine: Extending The Reach of Providers”, Dr. Wayne Tuckson and I discussed elements of telehealth that are relevant to the […]
  • In Case You Missed It: The IOM’s “Improving Diagnosis in Health Care” Is Worthy of Your Review

    In late September, The Institute of Medicine of the National Academies of Medicine, released their most recent report in the “Quality Chasm Series”.  “Improving Diagnosis in Health Care”, is an important sequel to  To Err is Human: Building a Safer Health System (2000) and Crossing the Quality Chasm: A New Health System for the 21st Century (2001). It is important that all stakeholders understand […]