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Arlen Meyers, MD, MBA

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Are the ethics of healthcare compatable with the ethics of business?

Healthcare providers need to be profitable to serve patients. But, the interests of the patient are primary over the interest of profits. Are the two co-exist?
Is physician entrepreneurship a contradiction in terms?

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  • Feb 6 2014: Doctors are people like you and I. Not saints. The organizations they work with are run by people. Not saints. Their reputations are determined by the experience of the local people not bureaucrats in Washington. With private health care you can choose to tell all of your friends of this organization`s shortcomings and never go there again You can seek legal redress for any wrongs against you through the courts. These options would be lost for you under government health plans..

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