Tag Archives: Future

Could prescription vegetables be the future of healthcare?

The authors of a new study conclude that healthful food prescriptions in Medicare and Medicaid would be more cost-effective after 5 years than preventive drug treatments. As the cost of healthcare rises, could prescription vegetables save money? Medicare and Medicaid are the two largest healthcare programs in the United States. Approximately 57 million people received… Read More »

The Future of the Affordable Care Act: Unscathed by Attacks from the Right, Overtaken on its Left?

By ETIENNE DEFFARGES  Having survived years of attacks from Republicans at the federal level, will the surviving ACA be rendered obsolete by Democrats’ local and state efforts towards universal health care? This could be an ironic twist of fate for Obamacare. Conceived out of the conservative Heritage Foundation’s ideas and an early experiment in Massachusetts… Read More »

Success At Cleveland Clinic And The Future Of Healthcare

Healthcare is being transformed with new alignments of medical personnel, digitalization and personalization, focus on prevention and internationalization, according to Cleveland Clinic CEO Tom Mihaljevic. Cleveland Clinic is leading the way in a number of these areas. I interviewed Tom on The CEO Show, and he outlined some of the key features that have earned… Read More »