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A report on a 1914 book by Dr. Henry Smith Williams and Dr. J. W. Williams Twilight Sleep: Simple Discoveries in Painless Childbirth 1914 This post begins with a synopsis of the three critical aspects of Dr. J. Whitridge Williams’s “grand plan” as discussed in the 1914 Twilight Sleep book The primary issue for Dr […]

The AMA, NMA, and the Flexner Report of 1910 Prepared by Ololade Olakanmi For the Writing Group on the History of African Americans and the Medical Profession Summary There are several direct links between Medical Education in the United States and Canada: A Report to the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching (1910), commonly […]

The Amazing Logistics of Flexner’s Fieldwork ~ Mark D. Hiatt, MD, MBA ~ originally published in 2000

by faithgibson April 9, 2024

The Amazing Logistics of Flexner’s Fieldwork by  Mark D. Hiatt, MD, MBA 2000 An extremely entertaining, yet thought-provoking account that questions the veracity of  Abraham Flexer’s famous 1910 “Flexner Report” Originally published in the Medical Sentinel 2000;5(5):167-168. Copyright © 2000 Association of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS). Dr. Hiatt is a resident in diagnostic radiology at the […]

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Historical Debate on Health Care Policies in the US and Pseudo-Journalism as the norm

by faithgibson March 31, 2024

Tell-A-Vision for the 21st Century: ~ HealthCare2point0.com ~ Historical Debate on Health Care Policies and the pseudo-journalism that pretends to keep us informed but does not Archival Post from 2009 Written during the Congressional debate over the passage of the Affordable Care Act, and updated April 2024  Original publication date: June 21, 2009   Link […]

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AMA’s Scope of Practice Partnership spends millions to turn independent practitioners into subservient role of “physician-extender” and billing 3rd parties at the higher MD rates for care not provide by them

by faithgibson March 31, 2024

The AMA, and its new “Scope of Practice Partnership“, probably is not technically a ‘crime family”, but they sure do a great job of acting like one! Beginning in 2006, the AMA’s policy-makers dreamed up a truly offensive and one-sided new plan for how medical services are provided by MDs in the US. Their plan […]

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