Wall of Silence
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The Battle Over Health Care
In the Media
2012: Keynote Speeches
New Jersey AARP, "A Conversation on Overuse," Princeton, NJ
Sarah Lawrence College, "Patient Advocacy in the Patient Safety Movement: Progress, Pitfalls & Predictions"
University of Alabama at Birmingham, "Just Culture for Patient Safety: What It Is and Why It Matters"
International Forum on Quality Improvement, Paris, "The Evidence for Healthcare Overuse and Improvement Strategies"
Nursing Economics, Washington, D.C., "Inter-professional Team-Based Care: Why It Matters To Patients"
Carlson Forum, Hartford, CT, "What You Need to Know to Avoid the Treatment Trap"
Children's Hospital of Alabama, "Patient Safety: Why It Matters?" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Birmingham, AL
American Organization of Nurse Executives, Chicago, IL
Council of State Governments, Atlantic City, NJ, "How the Overuse of Medical Care is Wrecking Your Health and Your State's Budget: What to Do?"
American Board of Radiology, Washington, D.C.
Dr. John McDougall Health, Santa Rosa, CA
City University of New York, School of Journalism, New York, NY
The Joint Commission and the American Medical Association, National Summit on Overuse, Chicago, IL, "Overuse: Why It Matters and What to Do"
MedStar Health, Columbia, MD, "The Patient Perspective in Patient Safety: Can It Make a Difference?"
HealthWatch USA, Lexington, KY, "Overuse and Medicare: What It Matters and What to Do About It"
George Washington School of Nursing/Nursing Quality Alliance, Dulles, VA, "Patients and Nurses: Working Together"
American Board of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Raimondi Lecture, St. Louis, MO, "Health Care and America's Economic Future"
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