How We Organize, Pay For, and Integrate Medicine in This Country is a Mess.
The Actual Practice of Medicine, However, Can Be Pretty Impressive.
This is Not Your Parents Surgery
My wife went through a major surgical procedure replacing a hip a few days ago. We are both fortunate to have good health, so this sojourn into the medical culture is a new experience for us. It has been educational and, in many ways, encouraging. We learned some things that might be of interest to anyone facing major medical engagements.