Virtual reality is finding a place in health care

Virtual reality is finding a place in health care

Laura Victoria-Perez needed a hysterectomy and for the first time in her life, was facing major surgery. I didn’t know what to expect about the operating room. I didn’t know what to expect about the preparation. The idea of having surgery and spending time in hospital can cause high levels of anxiety says anesthesiologist Dr. …

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Would Universal Healthcare Really Work in the U.S.?

– It’s 3 a.m. and you’re wide awake, your stomach is on fire. It is literally the worst pain that you’ve ever felt, I’m talking more painful than if Iggy Azalea and Kanye West made a duet album, because it’s that painful, you head to the emergency room, the diagnosis, appendicitis. Doctors wheel you into …

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Health Hacks

Health Hacks

[MUSIC PLAYING] I’m the COO of Health First Outpatient Services. I’m a leader. But I’d like to think of myself more than that. I’m an inspiration. And I want to inspire our associates to be their very best self. And there’s no better way to encourage them than to show them all the tools, like …

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Jimmy Kimmel’s Emotional Weekend Over Health Care Battle

Jimmy Kimmel’s Emotional Weekend Over Health Care Battle

I HOPE YOU HAD A GOOD WEEKEND. I HAD AN EMOTIONAL WEEKEND, FOR SURE. AS YOU MAY KNOW, I WOUND UP IN THE MIDDLE OF THE NATIONAL HEALTH CARE DEBATE AFTER — I KNOW IT’S RIDICULOUS, BUT AFTER A SENATOR, SENATOR BILL CASSIDY OF LOUISIANA WHO WAS ON MY SHOW IN MAY AND PROMISED A …

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The Economics of Healthcare: Crash Course Econ #29

The Economics of Healthcare: Crash Course Econ #29

Adriene: Welcome to Crash Course Economics I’m Adriene Hill Jacob: and I’m Jacob Clifford. Today we are going to talk about the Economics of Healthcare. Healthcare is different than some of the other markets we’ve talked about. Adriene: If you’re having a heart attack, you’re not going to shop around for the hospital with the …

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🏥 Why is US health care system so expensive? | Why are medical bills so high?

🏥 Why is US health care system so expensive? | Why are medical bills so high?

Any supporter of the privatization of medical care will probably hear at some point in life that it will inevitably cause all medical services to be as expensive as in the United States. In fact, this argument is not without merit. Americans really do pay a lot for health care. Using the dollar value in …

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