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The Effect of Patient Literacy on Safety and Cost of Care

by Dave Collins on November 7, 2016

The Effect of Patient Literacy on Safety and Cost of Care If you’ve ever felt confused while interpreting a doctor’s orders, you’re not alone. A frightening article published in 2011 by the Washington Post illuminated statistics which noted that 36 percent of American adults only possess basic or below-basic reading skills when it comes to […]

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Who Should Turn to Private Health Care?

by Dave Collins on October 15, 2016

Who Should Turn to Private Health Care? Despite having universal healthcare and one of the best average life expectancy of any nation, Australia’s healthcare system is often considered clunky and ineffective. And even considering the heavy taxes levied annually, funds are stretched beyond reasonable means to meet the needs of Aussies. As a result, the […]

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How Primary Care Physicians Rely on Technology to Improve Patient Care Data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that more than 56 percent of doctor visits in the United States take place with a primary care physician (PCP). Also, a study recently published in the Annals of Family Medicine Journal indicates that […]

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