Valleywide Legal Blog

Finally, Good News about Health Care

Much of what my partner and I write about tends to be pretty negative, as most reporting about health care seems to be these days.  Much of that is because we write primarily about issues in the world of medical … Read More

Posted in Doctors, Fee for Service, General Health, Health Care Costs, Hospitals, Medical Costs, Medicare |

The July Effect and Medical Malpractice – Patient Care Takes Another Hit

Each July, there is an influx of thousands of interns, residents and other health care providers at our nations’ teaching hospitals and other health care facilities. These new faces are often inexperienced and unfamiliar with their new surroundings, but they are … Read More

Posted in Doctors, Hospital Negligence, Hospitals, medical errors, Medical Malpractice, medical mistakes, Medical Negligence |

Big Pharma May Be Paying Your Doctor

It turns out that a lot of doctors in Arizona and elsewhere in the country are receiving very substantial amounts of money from pharmaceutical companies and medical device makers. For the longest time, this information was a closely kept secret. Now … Read More

Posted in Doctors, Health Care Costs, Medical Costs, Medicare, PODS |