Tenet 6.7: Health 3.0 is Antifragile – Skin in the Game of Health Care

Tenet 6.7: Health 3.0 is Antifragile – Skin in the Game of Health Care. I’m naked and exposed now.  And that’s the way I want it to be. After running my gastroenterology practice under the traditional insurance model for over ten years, I came out of all insurance networks in April 2016. [...]

By | 2017-09-18T17:36:07+00:00 September 18th, 2017|Categories: Concepts|Tags: , , , |3 Comments

Tenet 6.5: Health 3.0 is Antifragile – Hormesis in Health Care

Tenet 6.5: Health 3.0 is Antifragile – Hormesis in Health Care. There is nothing more Finnish than a sauna. There is nothing less Finnish than me. But I’ve become fascinated with the sauna.  I haven’t been in one yet.  But it’s calling to me. Explain sauna to a guy living in [...]

By | 2017-09-17T17:12:28+00:00 September 17th, 2017|Categories: Concepts|Tags: , , |8 Comments

What creates a happy doc?

What creates a happy doc? Photo by Sergio Rola / Unsplash   Forgive me.  I'm retooling this site...while helping my father negotiate his way through major abdominal surgery.  So if you see some construction debris around here, don't let it distract you. We're back in the Matrix of our health care [...]

By | 2017-07-16T09:45:00+00:00 July 11th, 2017|Categories: Concepts, Intention|Tags: , |0 Comments

Tenet 6.2: Health 3.0 is Antifragile — Options Trading in Health Care

Tenet 6.2: Health 3.0 is Antifragile — Options Trading in Health Care. I dropped a hundred dollars into some tech stock the first time I started trading options on a friend’s advice in the late 90s. In a month I made a thousand dollars. That was a lot of money for a guy [...]

By | 2017-07-16T11:43:28+00:00 June 8th, 2017|Categories: Concepts|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

Tenet 6.1: Health 3.0 is Antifragile — The Problem of Too Big to Fail

Tenet 6.1: Health 3.0 is Antifragile — The Problem of Too Big to Fail. I volunteer some time teaching gastroenterology trainees at my alma mater. The senior ones seeking a job will ask me what group I’m with. I tell them the group of me, myself, and I. They have a look of “does [...]

By | 2017-07-16T09:34:51+00:00 June 6th, 2017|Categories: Concepts|Tags: , , , , , |3 Comments

Tenet 3: Health 3.0 is about Both Exteriors AND Interiors

Tenet 3: Health 3.0 is about Both Exteriors AND Interiors. It’s the holiday season. And the Thanksgiving holiday is upon us. What is Thanksgiving to you? You might respond by describing the home where you and your family get together every year. The turkey and many sides you consume. The charitable work [...]

By | 2017-07-17T19:18:24+00:00 November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Concepts|Tags: , , , , , |2 Comments

Health 3.0: Where Medicine Needs to Go

Health 3.0: Where Medicine Needs to Go. The rip-off Have you or any of your loved ones experienced our health care system lately? If so, how was that experience for you? Were you pleased with your care? Were you able to access the system easily? Did it treat you with dignity, [...]

By | 2017-07-24T07:00:05+00:00 July 28th, 2016|Categories: Concepts|Tags: , , , |5 Comments