Posted 10/28/12 on Medscape Connect’s Care & Cost Blog
At our first meeting years ago, Tom Emerick, Walmart’s then VP of Global Benefits, told me,
“No industry can grow indefinitely at a multiple of general inflation. It will eventually become so expensive that purchasers will simply abandon it.”
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Posted 10/17/11 on The Doctor Weighs In
The 99% are mad as hell and aren’t going to take it any longer. They are sick and tired of Wall Street insiders getting richer and richer while the millions of Main Streeters keep on losing ground.
Today marks the one month anniversary of a movement that pundits initially thought had little chance of lasting. Instead of fading away, the Occupy protests are metastasizing across the globe with demonstrations in London, Rome, Chicago, Tokyo and even in Paraguay…Paraguay, for God’s sake. Some people are saying the Occupy movements are the “Arab Spring” of the West. People, empowered by technology, are refusing to accept the status quo that protects the interests of a few.
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