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What If You Were Accused of Being A Racist? 07/20/2017
What is tertiary or third-hand smoke? Is it hazardous to your children and grandchildren? 07/14/2017
Medicine for the Mind, Soul and Spirit 07/06/2017
Those Who Pay the Cost of Freedom and Health 06/29/2017
Interrogative about Health Care in the 21st Century and Medicaid 06/22/2017
The Opioid Epidemic: Part VIII - What is the Solution 06/15/2017
The Opioid Epidemic: Part VII - Public Health and Opioids 06/08/2017
What Medical Home Really Is! 06/01/2017
The Opioid Epidemic: Part VI - Texas Medical Board and the Prescribing of Habituating Medications 05/25/2017
The Opioid Epidemic: Part V - The Real Surprise in Medication Reconciliation 05/18/2017
The Opioid Epidemic: Part IV - Medication Reconciliation and the Electronic Medication History 05/11/2017
The Opioid Epidemic: Part III - Electronic Prescribing of Control Substances 05/04/2017
The Opioid Epidemic: Part II Better Record Keeping 04/27/2017
The Opioid Epidemic: Part I The Problem 04/20/2017
Cardiometabolic Risk Syndrome 04/13/2017
The LESS Initiative 04/06/2017
Preventing Diabetes 03/30/2017
Progression to Type 2 Diabetes: Beta-Cell Failure 03/23/2017
Progression to Diabetes: Hyperinsulinemia and Beta Cell Fatigue 03/16/2017
Progression to Diabetes: Prediabetes and Insulin Resistance 03/09/2017
Learning from Patients: Diabetes or Not 03/02/2017
PC-MH: SETMA’s First Nine Years - Continuity, Creativity, Consistency 02/24/2017
Continuity Creativity Consistency Part X: The Place and Spirit of Accreditation Activities for Improving Healthcare which is Sustainable 02/23/2017
Continuity Creativity Consistency Part IX: Care Coordination and Convenience 02/16/2017
Continuity, Creativity, Consistency Part VIII: The Power of Story Telling 02/09/2017
Continuity Creativity Consistency Part VII: The Patient Centered Conversation 02/02/2017
Continuity, Creativity, Consistency Part VI: Producing a Sustainable High Quality Model of Care 01/26/2017
Continuity, Creativity, Consistency Part V: Organizational Philosophical Foundation 01/19/2017
Continuity, Creativity, Consistency Part IV: Team Work – the Key to Excellence in Healthcare 01/12/2017
Continuity, Creativity, Consistency Part III – Auditing for Quality and Safety 01/05/2017
Continuity, Creativity, Consistency Part II: Patient-Centered Medical Home 12/15/2016
Continuity, Creativity, Consistency Part I: The Less Initiative 12/08/2016
Healthcare Risk and Healthcare Liability 11/17/2016
How Should I Feel at 73? 11/03/2016
Part III Four categories defined by MIPS Correlate with Four Strategies SETMA Defined in 2000-2005 10/27/2016
Part II Four categories defined by MIPS Correlate with Four Strategies SETMA Defined in 2000-2005 10/20/2016
Part I Four categories defined by MIPS Correlate with Four Strategies SETMA Defined in 2000-2005 10/13/2016
SETMA’s Innovations Over the Past Twenty Years Have Prepared Us for MACRA & MIPS 10/06/2016
Surescripts 2015 Annual Report Interview with Dr. James L. Holly 09/29/2016
SETMA’s Use of Quality Metrics 1998-2016 09/22/2016
Clinical Quality Measures (CQM) - Part of the Future of Healthcare PQRI and PQRS - Part of the Past which Created the Future 09/15/2016
Labor Day, September 5, 2016 Labor or Lottery: Which Sustains Our Life 09/08/2016
What are MACRA and MIPS? Why Should I care? 08/25/2016
SETMA and National Committee on Quality Assurance Patient Centered Medical Home Recognition 08/18/2016
Summary of Closing Session of Third Visit to SETMA of Delegation from China 08/11/2016
The Remarkable Commonalities Between Healthcare Providers in China and the USA 08/04/2016
Delegation of Healthcare Executives from China: Third Visit and the Transforming Clinical Pracitice Initiative Library 07/28/2016
Why I Rejected the Conference on Dental Health Part V 07/21/2016
Why I Rejected The Conference on Dental Health Part IV 07/14/2016
Why I Rejected The Conference on Dental Health Part III 07/07/2016
Why I Rejected The Conference on Dental Health Part II 06/30/2016
Why I Rejected The Conference on Dental Health Part I 06/23/2016
Automated Medication Reconciliation Part IV of IV 06/16/2016
Automated Medication Reconciliation Part III of IV 06/09/2016
Automated Medication Reconciliation Part II of IV 06/02/2016
Automated Medication Reconciliation Part I of IV 05/26/2016
Healthcare Address from December 2, 1971 Part III 05/19/2016
Healthcare Address from December 2, 1971 Part II 05/12/2016
Healthcare Address from December 2, 1971 05/05/2016
Northwestern State University Commencement Address 2016 04/21/2016
The Role of e-Prescribing of Controlled Substances in Quality and Safety of Healthcare Part I 04/14/2016
General Health Dependent upon Dental Health 04/07/2016
Northwestern State University and the Long Purple Line Part II 03/24/2016
Northwestern State University and the Long Purple Line Part I 03/17/2016
Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances (e-PCS) and Auditing 03/10/2016
The Place and Spirit of Accreditation Activities for Improving Healthcare which is Sustainable 03/03/2016
A Modest Proposal: Automated Medication Reconciliation 02/25/2016
Emotional Health Is Revealed in Defeat Not in Victory 02/11/2016
Alternative Payment Models for Healthcare Delivery - What is it and Why does it matter? 02/04/2016
AMA, ADA, CDC & Ad Council Announce their Pre-diabetes Public Awareness Campaign 01/27/2016
SETMA's Past Defined by Three Seven-Year Segments which Help Guide the Future 01/21/2016
Looking Back as a Foundation for Envisioning the Future Part II 01/14/2016
Looking Back as a Foundation for Envisioning the Future Part I 01/07/2016
CMS Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative SETMA's Offer to CMS 12/31/2015
SETMA's Collaboration with Delegations from Mainland China 12/17/2015
CMS’ Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative (TCPI) 12/10/2015
The CMS Transforming Clinic Practice Initiative 12/03/2015
Thanksgiving Is Not Just Another Day: The Health of Gratitude 11/26/2015
Hospital Medical Staffs Being Asked to Comply with Recognized Standards 11/19/2015
Healthcare Provider Scope of Practice - Part III 11/12/2015
A Present to Myself for My 72nd Birthday 11/05/2015
Healthcare Provider Scope of Practice - Part II 10/29/2015
Healthcare Provider Scope of Practice - Part I 10/22/2015
An Example of Value-Based Payment: Chronic Care Management 10/15/2015
Moving Medical Payments from Volume to Value Or From Quantity of Services Performed to Quality of Care Produced 10/08/2015
ICD-10 – It’s Here; What Does it Mean and Why does it matter? 10/01/2015
ePCS and High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas (HIDTA) Program 09/17/2015
Unintended Consequences 09/10/2015
The Dignity, Nobility and Healthfulness of Labor 09/03/2015
Prescribing Pain Medications: A Conundrum for Patient and Provider 08/20/2015
Hospice and Palliative Care 2015 08/13/2015
James L. and Carolyn Bellue Holly - Fifty Years of Marriage and Counting 08/06/2015
SETMA’s Twentieth Anniversary - August 1, 1995 -- August 1, 2015 07/30/2015
Medicine and the Value of Human Life - 2015 07/23/2015
Concierge Medicine: Professionalism vs. Entrepreneurism 07/16/2015
Freedom and Health 07/09/2015
Value, Virtue, Trust and Hope - The Foundation of Health Improvement 07/02/2015
A Summation of the Beginning and the End of a Journey 06/11/2015
A Series of Questions About PC-MH Part III 06/04/2015
A Series of Questions about PC-MH Part II 05/28/2015
Overcoming Healthcare Provider Fatigue with the Power of Electronics 05/21/2015
A Series of Questions about PC-MH Part I 05/21/2015
SETMA’s Patient-Centered Medical Home Community Council - May 2015 05/14/2015
Three Celebrations and Three Endowments 05/07/2015
SETMA's Patient-Centered Medical Home Community Council 04/30/2015
Value-Based Payment Reform Part II 04/23/2015
Value-based Payment Reform 04/16/2015
Texas Department of Aging and Disability’s Antipsychotic Medication Tool Kit 04/09/2015
Report on 7th Annual Medical Home Summit 04/02/2015
Genetics and Your Health 03/26/2015
Behavioral Health in SETMA’s Patient-Centered Medical Home Model of Care 03/19/2015
PC-MH Patient Activation, Engagement and Shared-Decision Making Part II 03/12/2015
PC-MH Patient Activation, Engagement and Shared-Decision Making Part I 03/05/2015
The Power of Story Telling in Healthcare and in Life 02/26/2015
Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations 02/19/2015
HEDIS@: Measuring Quailty for Medicare Advantage and Accountable Care Organizations Part II 02/12/2015
HEDIS@: Measuring Quailty for Medicare Advantage and Accountable Care Organizations Part I 02/05/2015
May, 1999 -- Four Seminal Events in SETMA’s History 01/29/2015
Medical Home Summit 01/22/2015
The Ultimate Gift 01/15/2015
A Review of 2014 and What We Expect for 2015 01/08/2015
Value, Virtue and Hope: Why Do So Many Do So Little About Their Health 12/18/2014
Home To Thanksgiving 11/27/2014
The Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative and SETMA 11/20/2014
Learning from the Death of a Parent 11/13/2014
Ebola: Lessons from Dallas and Facts about Ebola 11/06/2014
Ebola and Public Health 10/30/2014
SETMA: Ebola, EMR Herd Immunity and Ethics 10/23/2014
Certificate of Appreciation: Centers for Disease Control 10/16/2014
Penetration of PC-MH as of September 30, 2014 10/09/2014
Healthcare and Numbers: Making the Switch to ICD-10 09/25/2014
The AQ Journey: Business Analytics at SETMA 09/18/2014
Questions about SETMA 09/04/2014
The Dignity of Labor 09/01/2014
SETMA and Meaningful Use: Outline of SETMA's Deployment Part II 08/21/2014
SETMA and Meaningful Use: Outline of SETMA’s Deployment Part I 08/14/2014
Texas A&M Health IT Academy Part 5 of 5 07/31/2014
Texas A&M Health IT Academy Part 4 of 5 07/24/2014
Texas A&M Health IT Academy Part 3 of 5 07/17/2014
A Texas A&M Health IT Academy Part 2 of 5 07/10/2014
A Health IT Academy at Texas A&M 07/03/2014
mdVIP - Concierge Medicine - and Proctor and Gamble Part III 06/26/2014
Is mdVIP preventive care? Part II 06/19/2014
mdVIP vs Patient-Centered Medical Home Part I: Why They Are Not The Same 06/12/2014
If You Want to Change the World? - Part II 06/05/2014
If You Want to Change the World? - Part I: University of Texas 2014 Commencement Address 05/29/2014
Leadership: Character Traits Needed for Healthcare Transformation Part II 05/22/2014
Leadership: Character Traits Needed for Healthcare Transformation: Part I 05/15/2014
Patient-Centered Medical Home: Award & Chinese Delegation Visit to SETMA 05/08/2014
Teamwork: Big Pharma and Healthcare Providers 05/01/2014
SETMA’s Journey to Electronic Patient Management and Patient-Centered Medical Home: began at Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) October, 1997 National Meeting 04/24/2014
National Committee for Quality Assurance’s (NCQA) Distinction in Patient Experience Reporting 04/17/2014
SETMA's Application for Always Events Recognition Program™ 04/10/2014
SETMA’s Community Council 04/03/2014
The Mission, the vision and the goals of SETMA’s Primary Care Medical Home 03/27/2014
SETMA’s Patient-Centered Medical Home and the Consumer Council 03/20/2014
EHR, Business Intelligence and Ethnic Disparaties of Care 03/13/2014
How Has PC-MH Changed Healthcare Delivery 03/06/2014
Patient Centered Medical Home Poster Child: An Update after Five Years of Treatment in a Medical Home 02/27/2014
What is SETMA’s Medical Home? Part IV 02/20/2014
What is SETMA's Medical Home? Part III 02/13/2014
What is SETMA's Medical Home? Part II 02/06/2014
What is SETMA’s Medical Home? Part I 01/30/2014
What Should SETMA Expect in 2014? 01/23/2014
What is the Right and Righteous Decision when the Brain is Dead but the Heart is Not 01/16/2014
What Does Patient-Centered Medical Home Mean to You? - The Examiner 01/09/2014
NCQA’s New Distinction in Patient Experience Reporting 01/01/2014
Christmas AD 1949 and AD 1 12/25/2013
SETMA’s Meaningful Use Two Dilemma Part II 12/19/2013
SETMA’s Meaningful Use Two Dilemma Part I 12/12/2013
The Power of Gratitude for You and for Others 11/28/2013
American Heart and American Cardiology Recommendations for Using Statins to reduce Cardiovascular Risk 11/21/2013
What is third-hand smoke? Is it hazardous to your children? 11/14/2013
Lessons from a Tree: Excellence Medicine as a Provider or Patient 11/07/2013
How Our Healthcare System Evolved and How It Must Change: Patient-Centered Medical Home 10/24/2013
The Conversation Project 10/17/2013
The Familiar Physician Contrasted with SETMA’s Experience Part II 10/10/2013
The Familiar Physician Contrasted with SETMA’s Experience Part I 10/03/2013
Citadel - A 1937 Introduction to the Spirit of Patient-Centered Medical Home 09/26/2013
Paternalism or Partnership: The Dynamic of the Patient-Centered Transformation 09/19/2013
Patient Activation and Engagement 09/12/2013
Healthcare Transformation: Dynamic and Documents 09/05/2013
When the Positive Result Becomes the Ultimate Good 08/29/2013
Evidence-Based Medicine versus Alternative Medicine 08/22/2013
Is Unlimited Primary Care the Goal or Even Possible? 08/15/2013
Lessons from the African Ship of Hope 08/08/2013
SETMA's 18th Anniversary: August 1, 1995 - August 1, 2013 08/01/2013
The Flaw of Subscription Medicine 07/11/2013
Improving the quality of healthcare; why not cheat? 06/27/2013
The Convergence of Public Health: Ethics, Primary Care and Routine HIV Testing in Healthcare 06/27/2013
Transitions of Care: Handing Off Care to an Activated Patient 06/20/2013
Improving Patient Care by Automating Care, Improving Patient Satisfaction and Care and Reducing Healthcare Provider Stress 06/13/2013
Southeast Texas Medical Associates, LLP (SETMA) recognized as a National Model of Innovative Primary Care Practice 05/30/2013
May 25, 2013 Commencement Address for University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Health Professions 05/16/2013
Improving the quality of healthcare; why not cheat? 05/09/2013
Being Accountable For Good Preventive Care 05/02/2013
Provider Payment Reform: Incentives to Improve Care 04/25/2013
New Healthcare Competencies Required for Population Management 04/18/2013
Annual Cardiovascular Risk Assessment 04/11/2013
The Future of Collaboration Between Physicians and Nurses 04/04/2013
Medicare Preventive Services: Initial Preventive Physical Exam & Annual Wellness Visit 03/28/2013
Transitions of Care Management Coding: SETMA’s Preparation and Solutions 03/14/2013
Continuous Professional Development: Learning from a Convergence of Events 03/07/2013
Patient and Family Engagement: Part I 02/28/2013
In Celebration of John Vardiman’s 50-Year Medical Career and His Farewell from SETMA 02/21/2013
Abraham Lincoln and Modern Healthcare 02/15/2013
Response to Week at Harvard Kennedy School of Government: Shaping Healthcare Delivery Policy 02/09/2013
The Paradoxical Commandments of Leadership and Healthcare 01/31/2013
SETMA's Inpatient Team Based Process Analysis: The Interaction of SETMA’s Hospital Care Team - Collegiality and "Electronic Huddles" 01/24/2013
SETMA’s Care Coordination Department’s Functions 01/17/2013
Hypertension: Fulfilling Quailty Metrics 01/10/2013
A Developmental History of SETMA Chapter 1 Part 2 Team Building 01/03/2013
A Developmental History of SETMA Chapter 1 Part I Team Building 12/27/2012
Don’t Tie the Possum under the Desk Unless you can Control all of the Potential Consequences 12/20/2012
Problem List Reconciliation: The Tools Required to Facilitate the Maintenance of a Current, Valid and Complete Chronic Problem List in an EMR-Part I 12/13/2012
From Homicidal Threat to Reciprocal Caring: A Patient-Centered Journey 12/06/2012
Anticipation, Expectation, Truth Telling 11/29/2012
True Thanksgiving is Always Autobiographical 11/22/2012
The Implications of the Presidential Election for Healthcare Policy 11/15/2012
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Site Visit Team 11/08/2012
SETMA’s Care Coordination and Transitions of Care: Part I 11/01/2012
Acceptance Address: Part II - University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, School of Medicine Distinguished Alumnus Award 2012 10/25/2012
Acceptance Address: Part I - University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, School of Medicine Distinguished Alumnus Award 2012 10/18/2012
Is Your SETMA Medical Record Secure?: Part II 10/04/2012
Is Your SETMA Medical Record Secure?: Part I 09/27/2012
Active Management, Empowering Messages Allow Texas Group to Drive Steady HbA1c Reductions 09/13/2012
Critical Needs for Excellence in the Care of Diabetes 09/06/2012
Labor Day 2012: What are the health benefits of work? 08/30/2012
Healthcare Change and the Uninsured - Part II 08/23/2012
Healthcare Change and the Uninsured - Part I: Hope, Value, Virtue 08/16/2012
Principles of Change Agents: If you are going to make a change, it had better make a difference 08/09/2012
Southeast Texas Medical Associates, LLP: August 1, 1995 - July 31, 2012 08/02/2012
HIMSS Innovation Committee and Introduction 07/26/2012
Health & Stress: Prejudice, Hatred, Bitterness 07/19/2012
SETMA’s Response to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Part VI The Primary Care Team Learning from Effective Ambulatory Practices 07/12/2012
Remembering and important part of Health and Freedom 07/05/2012
SETMA’s Response to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Part V The Primary Care Team Learning from Effective Ambulatory Practices 06/28/2012
SETMA’s Response to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Part IV The Primary Care Team Learning from Effective Ambulatory Practices 06/21/2012
SETMA’s Response to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Part III The Primary Care Team Learning from Effective Ambulatory Practices 06/14/2012
SETMA’s Response to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Part II - The Primary Care Team Learning from Effective Ambulatory Practices 06/07/2012
SETMA’s Response to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Part I - The Primary Care Team: Learning from Effective Ambulatory Practices 05/31/2012
Lessons Learned by a Health Educator 05/24/2012
Hospice Palliative Scales Part II 05/17/2012
Hospice Palliative Scales Part I 05/10/2012
STARs Program and SETMA’s Solution Part II 05/03/2012
STARs Program and SETMA's Solution 04/26/2012
Patient-Centered Medical Home Annual Questionnaires 04/19/2012
The Titanic: Technology, Temerity and Tradition - What Healthcare Can Learn From the Titanic 04/12/2012
A Care System for Effecting Reductions in Preventable Readmission Rates 04/05/2012
March 30, 1998 - March 30, 2012: SETMA's Journey Toward Electronic Health Records 03/29/2012
We May Not Have the Same Goals: Remembering Mark A. Wilson, MD 03/22/2012
Core Measures: Baptist Hospital of Southeast Texas 03/15/2012
Preventable Readmissions: Predictive Modeling, Nurse Practitioners and Changes in Models of Healthcare Delivery 03/08/2012
SETMA to Participate in the Guidelines Advantage Program 03/01/2012
Memories on the Dedication of the Auditorium 02/23/2012
SETMA Featured in National Publication - "A Portrait of Health" 02/16/2012
Can America’s Healthcare Problems be Solved?: Part I - How? 02/09/2012
CMMI Care Innovation Summit, Washington, D.C. January 26, 2012: Observations of an Attendee 02/02/2012
Prevention of and the Screening for Diabetes - Part 2: Diabetes Prevention Program at SETMA 01/26/2012
Prevention of and the Screening for Diabetes - Part I: Insulin Resistance 01/19/2012
Healthcare Quality Award 2012 - Part VI: Demonstrated Results on Publicly Reported Performance Measures 01/12/2012
Healthcare Quality Award 2012 - Part V: Data-Driven Improvement in the National Quality Strategy Priority Goal Areas 01/05/2012
When Is the Last Time, the Last Time? 12/29/2011
Healthcare Quality Award 2012 Part IV - Data-Driven Improvement in the National Quality Strategy Priority Goal Areas 12/23/2011
Healthcare Quality Award 2012 Part III - Commitment to Transparency 12/15/2011
Healthcare Quality Award 2012 Part II - Dashboard to Measure and Manage Whole System Performance 12/08/2011
Healthcare Quality Award 2012 Part I - Priorities for Performance Improvement 12/01/2011
Gratitude: The Foundation of Good Health 11/24/2011
Medical Home Series Two: Part XVIII - Introduction to SETMA’s 2009, 2010 and 2011 Series of Articles on Medical Home 11/17/2011
Medical Home Series Two: Part XVII - SETMA’s Model of Care & Patient-Centered Medical Home 11/10/2011
Medical Home Series Two: Part XVI - Quality Metrics in the Medical Home 11/03/2011
Medical Home Series Two: Part XV - The SETMA Foundation 10/27/2011
Medical Home Series Two: Part XIV - Medication Reconciliation: AMA, NQF, ISMP 10/20/2011
Medical Home Series Two: Part XIII - National Quality Forum and Care Coordination Part II 10/13/2011
Medical Home Series Two: Part XII - National Quality Forum and Care Coordination 10/06/2011
Case Study: Laboratory Information Systems on ADVANCE for Administrators of the Laboratory 10/01/2011
Medical Home Series Two: Part XI - Continuation of Quality, Coordination and Cost of Care 09/29/2011
Medical Home Series Two: Part X - Quality, Coordination and Cost of Care 09/22/2011
Mental and Spiritual Health Require Our Standing for Goodness 09/15/2011
Medical Home Series Two: Part IX Telling The Truth and Collaboration 09/08/2011
Medical Home Series Two: Part IX Letter of Introduction SETMA’s Patient-Centered Medical Home 09/08/2011
Labor Day 2011: The Celebration of our Heroes 09/01/2011
Medical Home Series Two: Part VIII Patient Centered - What Does That Mean? 08/25/2011
Medical Home Series Two: Part VII Care Coordination 08/18/2011
Medical Home Series Two: Part VI Care Transitions 08/11/2011
Medical Home Series Two: Part V Continuity of Care 08/04/2011
Medical Home Series Two: Part IV A Metaphor for Medical Practice 07/28/2011
Medical Home Series Two: Part III The Baton 07/21/2011
Medical Home Series Two: Part II The Caution Lights 07/14/2011
Medical Home Series Two: Part I The Movie 07/07/2011
Shared Memories 06/30/2011
SETMA's LESS Initiative and AHRQ Health Care Innovations Exchange 06/23/2011
Futility and Entitlement: The Danger to Physicians in the Future of Medicine 06/16/2011
True May 30, 1996 - True June 2011 06/09/2011
I don’t participate in a High Risk Behavior for HIV; why should I be tested? 06/02/2011
Texas State Reportable Infectious Diseases: A Systems Solution to the Problem of Reporting 05/26/2011
Care Transitions: The Heart of Patient-Centered Medical Home - The Article 05/24/2011
Over-diagnosis - THE Problem? 05/19/2011
Business Analytics and Your AQ 05/05/2011
Patient-Centered Medical Home and Care Transitions: Part II 04/28/2011
Patient-Centered Medical Home and Care Transitions: Part I 04/21/2011
2011 Gartner Business Intelligence Excellence Awards:SETMA A Semi-Finalist 04/14/2011
SETMA: Practices in the Spotlight Medical Home and Diabetes Care 04/07/2011
Reducing Preventable Readmissions to the Hospital 03/31/2011
Things I Would Like To Tell my Friend 03/24/2011
A Workshop: Leading for Health: Realizing Better Health, Better Care and Lower Cost Through Systems Leadership 03/17/2011
Accountable Care Organizations: What Is Required to Make Them Work? 03/10/2011
SETMA HIMSS Stories of Success: Part II -- Improving Population Healthcare and Safety Through Real-time Data access, Auditing and Reporting 03/04/2011
SETMA -- HIMSS Stories of Success:Part I -- Improving Population Healthcare and Safety Through Real-time Data access, Auditing and Reporting 02/24/2011
Pilgrimage to a Patient-Centered Medical Home 02/17/2011
Key Note Address, Inauguration Ceremony November 30, 2010
Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate at Southeast Texas Medical Associates, LLP
02/10/2011
Electronic Health Records (EHR) and Quality Improvement: If You Make a Change will it Make a Difference? 02/03/2011
Concierge Medicine and the Future of Healthcare 01/27/2011
Patient-Centered Medical Home - Care Coordination and Coordinated Care 01/20/2011
Address to the Beaumont Chamber of Commerce August 2000 Part II 01/13/2011
Address to the Beaumont Chamber of Commerce August 2000 Part I 01/06/2011
A Review of 2010 and a Projection for 2011 12/30/2010
Christmas Eve Eve 12/23/2010
Framingham Risk Scores and "What-If?" Scenarios 12/16/2010
Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate at Southeast Texas Medical Associates 12/09/2010
Introduction to the Inauguration of the Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate at Southeast Texas Medical Associates 11/25/2010
The Visionary Founder of the Joslin Diabetes Center: SETMA's Pride and Promise 11/18/2010
SETMA and the National Quality Forum 11/11/2010
Joslin Affiliates’ 20th Annual Meeting 11/04/2010
Re-Evaluating the Value of Members of the Healthcare Team 10/28/2010
The Future of Healthcare - SETMA's View 10/14/2010
Diabetes Mellitus Type 2: How To Prevent the Disease 10/07/2010
Joslin Diabetes Center and SETMA's Diabetes Prevention Program 09/30/2010
A New Day in Healthcare for You and For Us - Part VI - Meaningful Use 09/23/2010
SETMA Recognized as Tier 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home by National Committee for Quality Assurance 09/16/2010
Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate at SETMA, LLP and NCQA Diabetes Recognition Program 09/09/2010
Labor Day 2010: Work, Workers, Hands 09/06/2010
A New Day in Healthcare for You and for Us - Part V - Certified Electronic Health Records (EHRs) 08/26/2010
A New Day in Health Care for You and for Us - Part IV - Are Quality Metrics a Good Part of the Future of Healthcare? 08/19/2010
A New Day in Healthcare for You and for Us - Part III - Medical Home 08/12/2010
A New Day in Healthcare for You and for Us - Part II – NextGen Health Information@ Exchange (HIE@)) 08/05/2010
A New Day in Healthcare for You and for Us - Part I - NextMD 07/29/2010
Medicine and the Value of Human Life 07/22/2010
SETMA: A portrait versus a silhouette 07/15/2010
Vacation and Raccoons: Avoiding Rabies 07/08/2010
Health and Freedom: Remembering 07/01/2010
Learning Shema Target Theory Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors 06/24/2010
AHRQ - Ethnic Disparatiens in Care 06/17/2010
Quality of Care and Healthcare Reform 06/10/2010
The SETMA Model of Care - Diabetes - Precision Medicine, Quality Performance 06/03/2010
Changing Patient Behavior with Risk Assessment 05/27/2010
Patient-Centered Medical Home: The Power of Data in Designing the future of healthcare 05/20/2010
Eliminating Ethnic Disparities in Diabetes Care 05/13/2010
Technology and Humanity: The Critical Balance in 21st Century Healthcare 05/06/2010
Designing a Quality Initiative: How? Hospital Re-admissions 04/29/2010
Entrepreneurism versus Professionalism Part II: Republicans and Democrats Both Have it Wrong 04/22/2010
Entrepreneurship vs Professionalism Part I: Drivers of Healthcare Cost 04/15/2010
Medical Home: Questions About Our Journey 04/08/2010
Health Care Reform: What is in the bill? 04/01/2010
Mark A. Wilson, MD - One Year Later 03/23/2010
Healthcare Policy Myths 03/19/2010
Passing the Baton: Effective Transitions in Healthcare Delivery 03/12/2010
County Health Rankings - Part II - Quality of Care - What Will Be Gained by Public Reporting 03/04/2010
County Health Rankings - Part I - Jefferson County’s Results and what it means 02/26/2010
Healthcare Reform: What Must Be Involved? Part III - Hard Choices; Personal Choice 02/18/2010
Healthcare Reform: What Must Be Involved? Part II -- Honesty 02/11/2010
Healthcare Reform: What Must Be Involved? 02/04/2010
Reporting of Health Care Provider Performance 01/28/2010
Plan of Care and Treatment Plan - Chronic Renal Disease 01/21/2010
Life, Solitaire and Healthcare 01/14/2010
2010 - SETMA and the Future 12/31/2009
Giving And Receiving The Lessons of Christmas 12/24/2009
Holidays, Traditions and Grandmothers 12/17/2009
You Can Get There but You Have to Walk Part VI: The Elderly and Exercise and Your Walking Speed and your Heart 12/10/2009
Transforming Healthcare: Public Reporting of Provider Performance on Quality Measures 12/03/2009
Thanksgiving Day: Today 11/26/2009
Alcohol in health and in hearth 11/19/2009
COGNOS and SETMA - Why and What is our goal? 11/17/2009
Healthcare Change - Foundational Ideas 11/12/2009
Why I Like Getting Older 11/05/2009
Patient-centered Medical Home SETMA's COGNOS Project 10/29/2009
You can get there, but you have walk - Part V - 4 x 13 becomes 3 x 17.334 which become 2 x 26 10/22/2009
You Can Get There but you’ll have to walk - Part IV - The Alternative to Expensive, Potentially Dangerous Healthcare Procedures 10/15/2009
You Can Get There but you have to Walk - Part III - The Miracle of DNA Analysis in Changing Your Future 10/08/2009
You Can Get There But You have to Walk - Part II - ApoE and Alzheimer's Disease 10/01/2009
You Can Get There but You have to Walk - Part I - "4 x 13" Project 09/24/2009
The Served as the Server 09/07/2009
Labor Day 2009: The Served as the Server 09/07/2009
A Plea for the Children 09/03/2009
Evidence-Based Medicine and the Treatment of Cholesterol and Triglycerides 08/27/2009
Healthcare Policy Issues Part III - Reforming or Transforming Healthcare 08/20/2009
Healthcare Policy Issues Part II - Reality, Responsibility and Rights 08/13/2009
Rationing Health Care vs. Rational Healthcare 08/06/2009
The Hope of the Future of Medicine in Good Hands 07/30/2009
The Place of Patient-Centered Medical Home in the Future of Healthcare Delivery 07/23/2009
Population Perspective: Adult Diabetes in Southeast Texas Inter-professional Collaboration and Health Outcomes 07/16/2009
An Analysis and Response to President Obama's Health Care Reform Address to the American Medical Association: Part IV - My Healthcare Reform 07/09/2009
An Analysis and Response to President Obama's Health Care Reform Address to the American Medical Association: Part III 07/02/2009
An Analysis and Response to President Obama's Health Care Reform Address to the American Medical Association: Part II 06/25/2009
An Analysis and Response to President Obama's Health Care Reform Address to the American Medical Association: Part I 06/18/2009
SETMA Renames SETMA West Clinic 06/11/2009
Medical Home Part X: A Summation of the Beginning of a Journey 06/04/2009
Medical Home Part IX: Radical Changes in Healthcare Delivery 05/28/2009
Medical Home Part VIII: Why is Medical Home Called Patient-Centered Medical Home? 05/21/2009
Can More Care Provide Less Health? 05/14/2009
The Vocabulary of Infectious Disease 05/07/2009
What Are Epidemics, Pandemics, and Outbreaks? 04/30/2009
The Swine Flu and You 04/27/2009
INFLUENZA: Pigs, People and Public Health 04/26/2009
Medical Home Part VII: Reporting of Quality Measures Performance 04/23/2009
Medical Home Part VI: Evidenced Based Medicine Defines the Standard and the Structure of Care 04/16/2009
Seeking and Finding a Good Death 04/09/2009
We will never forget 04/02/2009
Remembering My Friend 03/26/2009
Medical Home Part V: Healthcare Education and Delivery: Essential Changes Needed in Both 03/19/2009
Medical Home Part IV: Help and Hope in Healthcare 03/12/2009
Medical Home Part III: Requirement Number 1 of 28 03/03/2009
Medical Home Part II: What is it? 02/26/2009
Medical Home Part I: Is it the future of healthcare? 02/19/2009
Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor I: Why Should I Care? 02/12/2009
10 ways to control high blood pressure without medication 01/29/2009
Rapid Heart Beat or Tachycardia 01/22/2009
Starting an Exercise Program 01/15/2009
Pursuing Excellence in Healthcare Delivery:Personal Mastery and Electronic Medical Records as Tools of Excellence 01/08/2009
Data, Decisions, Directions:Creating in new breakpoint in the treatment of Diabetes Mellitus 01/01/2009
Reach Out and Touch Someone this Season 12/18/2008
The Healing Touch 12/11/2008
My Compact with SETMA and My Health 12/06/2008
For Your Stories: I Was There - Was There 11/27/2008
Metaphors for your Life 11/20/2008
Veterans Day: Remembering and Never Forgetting 11/11/2008
Sixty-Five and Counting 11/04/2008
November 4, 1943 - November 4, 2008 10/30/2008
Stress Disorders - Part IV Treatment of Stress Disorders 10/23/2008
Stress Disorders - Part III Diagnosing Stress Disorders 10/16/2008
Stress Disorders - Part II Causes of Stress and Anxiety 10/09/2008
Stress Disorders - Part I Stress, Anxiety, Illness 10/02/2008
Your Healthcare Found in Your Caring for Others 09/11/2008
Labor Day 2008: The Intrinsic Worth of the Laborer 09/01/2008
The Miracle of DNA Analysis in Changing Your Future 08/28/2008
Memories Part III Learning: It Can Be Fun 07/10/2008
Health and Freedom: Remembering 07/03/2008
Memories Part II Learning: The Gift of Remembering and of Being Remembered 06/27/2008
Memories Part I: Storing and Sharing 06/19/2008
Pandemic V: Air Quality in Your Home - HEPA Filters 06/12/2008
Pandemic IV: World Health Organization (WHO) Recommendations 06/05/2008
Pandemic Part III: What can and what should I do? 05/29/2008
Pandemic II: Medical Ethics and Planning for a Pandemic which overwhelms the health-care delivery system 05/22/2008
Pandemic Part I: Exclusion Criteria for Critical Care during a Pandemic 05/15/2008
The Science of Appetite 05/08/2008
Quackery and Responsibility - My Lack of health Must Be Someone else's Fault 05/01/2008
Diet, Exercise and Cancer - The American Cancer Society Nutrition and Exercise Guide - Part IV - Nutrients, Cancer and Other Questions 04/24/2008
Diet, Exercise and Cancer - The American Cancer Society Nutrition and Exercise Guide - Part III - Foods and Cancer 04/17/2008
Why Beaumont Does Not Need and Should not Have a Third Hospital 04/17/2008
Diet, Exercise and Cancer - The American Cancer Society Nutrition and Exercise Guide - Part II - Exercise and Cancer 04/10/2008
Seeking and Finding a "Good Death" 04/04/2008
Diet, Exercise and Cancer - The American Cancer Society Nutrition and Exercise Guide - Part I - Nutrition and Cancer 03/27/2008
Inflammation and Cardiovascular Risk: is there a role for anti-inflammatory therapy? 03/13/2008
Being Healthy and never exercising? It is possible! 03/06/2008
Joslin Diabetes Center at Harvard University and The SETMA Foundation 02/28/2008
Black History: Remembering Great Black Men 02/21/2008
Physical Activity and Public Health in Older Adults: 02/14/2008
Preventive Health: Am I Receiving Excellent Care? 02/07/2008
Hypertension - Part II: Am I Receiving Excellent Care? 01/31/2008
Has Anyone Seen My Old Firend Martin? 01/24/2008
Hypertension - Part I: Am I Receiving Excellent Care? 01/17/2008
Judging the Quality of your healthcare provider's care of your diabetes 01/10/2008
Reformation - Resolution - Restoration - Redemption 12/27/2007
What Makes You a Human Being 12/20/2007
The Gift of Reconcilation: The Healthiest Act of your life 12/13/2007
Dare to Care Series Part I: Smart Food Choices 12/06/2007
Framing the Discussion of How to Solve the Nation's Health Care Problems 11/29/2007
Thanksgiving Day: The Health of Gratitude 11/22/2007
Lessons Learned From a Tree: Principles of Change to Improve Your Health 11/15/2007
Lessons from a Tree:Excellence in the Practice of Medicine; Excellence in Being a Patient 11/08/2007
Facing Death With The Worth of One's Life 10/25/2007
Do We Really Know What Makes Us Healthy? Part IV 10/18/2007
Do We Really Know What Makes Us Healthy? Part III 10/11/2007
Do We Really Know What Makes Us Healthy? Part II 10/04/2007
Do We Really Know What Makes Us Healthy? Part I 09/27/2007
Evidence-Based Guidelines for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Women 09/20/2007
Physical Activity and Public Health - Part I 09/06/2007
Labor Day 2007: The Promise of a Simpler Time 09/03/2007
Facts About Hair Loss 08/16/2007
How to survive your hospital stay! 08/09/2007
Quantifying Global Cardiovascular Risk: American Heart Association Statement 07/26/2007
Learning Shema Target Theory Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors 07/19/2007
Universal Values and Muslim Democracy Part II 07/12/2007
Universal Values and Muslim Democracy Part I 07/05/2007
Healthcare Policy and Hope Part II 06/28/2007
Healthcare Policy and Hope 06/21/2007
Father's Day and Healthcare Policy: How Are They Related? 06/14/2007
Learning and Accidents - Changes which improve your heath 05/17/2007
It's Personal Now: West Nile Virus 05/10/2007
Is America's Health Care System "Sick"? 04/19/2007
Child Abuse: Recognize It and Respond 04/12/2007
Address to Freshman Weekend 03/29/2007
Prescription Drug Abuse Part III - Texas Medical Board Rule 170 03/22/2007
Prescription Drug Abuse Part II Introduction continued 03/15/2007
Prescription Drug Abuse Part I Introduction 03/08/2007
Cardiometabolic Risk Syndrome Part XI - Healthy Eating: The Age of Nutrionism 02/22/2007
Cardiometabolic Risk Syndrome Part X: Inflammation Altered by Diet 02/15/2007
Cardiometabolic Risk Syndrome Part IX: Pro-inflammatory and Anti-inflammatory Diet 02/08/2007
Cardiometabolic Risk Syndrome Part VIII: C - Reactive Protein 02/01/2007
Designing an EMR Guided by The Fifth Discipline by Peter Senge, PhD 01/27/2007
Cardiometabolic Risk Syndrome Part VII: Inflammation - chronic, low-grade 01/25/2007
Cardiometabolic Risk Syndrome: Part VI: Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor I 01/18/2007
Cardiometabolic Risk Syndrome Part V: Fibrinolytic Dysfunction 01/11/2007
Relating to Others with Dignity and Respect 01/04/2007
Cardiometabolic Risk Syndrome Part IV: Endothelium Dysfunction 12/28/2006
Christmas Gifting 12/21/2006
Cardiometabolic Risk Syndrome Part III: Pre-Diabetes 12/14/2006
Cardiometabolic Risk Syndrome Part II: Insulin Resistance 12/07/2006
Cardiometabolic Risk Syndrome Part I: Introduction 11/30/2006
Gratitude: Exercise for the mind, the soul and the spirit 11/23/2006
Nostalgia for Smoking-days of Yore 10/26/2006
Summary of the 7Th Annual Gift of Life Health Forum: Smoking Cessation and Prevention 10/20/2006
Successful Weight Loss Using the Glycemic Index and Glycemic Load 10/13/2006
The Comfort of Grief: When there are no tears - There are memories 10/05/2006
Memories of Hurricane Rita and Mental Health 09/21/2006
American Heart Association Recommendations for Exercise 09/14/2006
American Heart Association 2006 Revised Dietary Recommendations 09/07/2006
Labor Day 2006: Protecting Our Prosperity by Protecting Those Who Produced It 09/04/2006
Chronic Disease - Effects of Exercise and Diet - Part VII
Conclusions
08/31/2006
Chronic Disease - Effects of Exercise and Diet - Part VI
Cancer
08/24/2006
Chronic Disease - Effects of Exercise and Diet - Part V
Metabolic Syndrome
08/17/2006
Futile care-law Letter to the Editor 08/16/2006
Chronic Disease - Effects of Exercise and Diet - Part IV - Diabetes 08/10/2006
A Whimper - remembering the halcyon days of lead paint, asbestos, public smoking 08/04/2006
Chronic Disease - Effects of Exercise and Diet - Part III - Hypertension 08/03/2006
Chronic Disease - Effects of Exercise and Diet Part II - Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) 07/27/2006
Chronic Disease - Effects of Exercise and Diet - Part I 07/20/2006
Falls and Factures in the Elderly 07/13/2006
Sunscreen and Skin Cancer 07/06/2006
Celebration of Religious Freedom 06/29/2006
Improving Your Health at 75 - Part III 06/22/2006
Father's Day, 2006
The Father and the Son
06/15/2006
Improving Your Health at 75 - Part II 06/08/2006
Improving Your Health at 75 - Part I 06/01/2006
Moderate Exercise: The Health Benefits Part II 05/25/2006
Moderate Exercise: The Health Benefits Part I 05/18/2006
Take The Pledge! Underage Alcohol Use 05/11/2006
Heart Disease Starts in the Very Young 05/04/2006
Omega 3 Fish Oil - The JELIS Study 04/27/2006
Influenza Pandemic Part III - Protection of my family 04/20/2006
Influenza Pandemics Part I: Definitions and Concepts 04/13/2006
Influenza Pandemics Part II - Assumptions in the HHS Plan for Dealing with a Pandemic 04/13/2006
National Cancer Institutes Statement on Environmental Tobacco Smoke 04/06/2006
Tobacco Response to the City Council Meeting Unable to attend the City Council meeting on March 21st 04/03/2006
Aerobic Units and Calorie Expenditure Exercising for Your Heart 03/30/2006
Summary and Comments Upon American Diabetes Association Clinical Practice Recommendations 2006 03/23/2006
Banning Smoking In Public Places 03/16/2006
Exercise and Your Heart Part V 03/02/2006
Exercising the Heart Part IV: A Merry Heart as Medicine 02/23/2006
Exercise of the Heart Part III: Loving Others 02/16/2006
Spanning the Specialties to Bring You the Best Standards 02/13/2006
Exercise and Your Heart Part II 02/09/2006
Exercise and Your Heart Part I 02/02/2006
Exercise, Weight Loss and Fat 01/26/2006
Diets and Cardiovascular Disease 01/11/2006
A New Year's Resolution: Being Peculiar, Like My Father 01/05/2006
Don't Load Both Barrels - The Story of SETMA's Implementation of NextGen EMR and EPM 12/08/2005
Avian Flu: What is the Risk? 12/01/2005
Thanksgiving Day: Today - The Health of Gratitude 11/24/2005
Stress and Health 11/17/2005
Grief: Good Grief 11/10/2005
End of Life Decisions: Choices Which Make A Difference 10/28/2005
Southeast Texas Medical Associates earns prestigious national Davies Award of Excellence 10/27/2005
Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors - Part XIV - Gender - Part 2 09/29/2005
Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors - Part XIII - Gender - Part 1 09/22/2005
Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors - Part XV - Addendum: Questions and Answers About Estrogen Replacement and Heart Diesase 09/22/2005
Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors - Part XII - Insulin Resistance 09/15/2005
Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors - Part XI - Age 09/08/2005
Labor Day 2005 - Indecency of Exploiting Children 09/05/2005
Smoking Ban Appeal September 4, 2005 Beaumont Enterprise Letters to the Editor 09/04/2005
Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors - Part X - Psychosocial Stress 09/01/2005
Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors - Part IX - Family History 08/25/2005
Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors - Part VIII - C-Reactive Protein 08/18/2005
Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors - Part VII - Combined Factors which Begin in Childhood 08/11/2005
Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors - Part VI - Hypertension 08/04/2005
Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors Part V - Cholesterol 07/28/2005
Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors - Part IV - Smoking 07/21/2005
Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors - Part III - Obesity 07/14/2005
By Your Bedside 2005 07/07/2005
Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors - Part II - Sedentary Life Style 06/30/2005
Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors - Part I - Introduction 06/23/2005
Belonging to the Ages: Not Yet! 06/19/2005
Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor I: Why Should I Care? 06/16/2005
AHA's Statement on Exercies and Physical Activity: Part II 06/09/2005
AHA's Statement on Exercies and Physical Activity: Part I 06/02/2005
Trans-fatty acids and Heart Disease 05/26/2005
Mediterranean Diet and Your Heart -- Part II 05/19/2005
Mediterranean Diet and Your Heart -- Part I 05/12/2005
Fiber: What Is It and What Does It Do? 05/05/2005
Advanced Directive Act of Texas Part IV 04/28/2005
Summer Safety Tips 04/22/2005
Advanced Directive Act of Texas Part III 04/21/2005
Summer Camp and Your Kids 04/15/2005
Advanced Directive Act of Texas Part II 04/14/2005
Advanced Directive Act of Texas Part I 04/07/2005
SETMA to implement the HHS Quality Measures for hospitalized patients with heart attacks, heart failure and pneumonia 04/05/2005
Women and Heart Disease Prevention 03/31/2005
Exercise: Progressive Resistance Training (PRT) and Health 03/24/2005
Less Initiative: SETMA's Initiative Confirmed by Medical Journals 03/22/2005
Health: Twelve Facts for Improving Your Health 03/17/2005
Less Initiative: Response to Letter to the Editor about Less Initiative Article 03/13/2005
LESS Initiative Beaumont Enterprise Letter to the Editor 03/12/2005
Hypertension: Part I Insulin Resistance and Oxidative Stress 03/10/2005
LESS Initiative: Response to Beaumont Enterprise Article on the Less Initiative 03/08/2005
LESS Initiative: Lose the smokes 03/07/2005
Hunger: Controlling Yours, How? 03/03/2005
Women and Heart Disease: Congestive Heart Failure 03/01/2005
Women and Heart Disease: Primary Prevention 03/01/2005
Women and Heart Disease: Testing Guidelines 03/01/2005
Women and Heart Disease: Hormone Usage 03/01/2005
Women and Heart Disease: Hormone Replacement Therapy 03/01/2005
Women and Heart Disease: It can be prevented! 03/01/2005
Hypertension: Pre-Hypertension -- What Is It? 02/24/2005
Diabetes Mellitus: Screening, Prevention, Care 02/10/2005
Oxidative Stress - What Can I Do About It? 01/27/2005
Oxidative Stress: Why is it important to me? 01/20/2005
Tobacco -- Appeal for Banning 01/13/2005
Health Improvement -- Beginning 01/06/2005
Medications: What Time of Day Should I take my medications? 12/30/2004
Hope: Peace on Earth Good Will Toward Men 12/23/2004
Diabetes: Preventing Diabetes Mellitus 12/16/2004
Less Initiative: SETMA 12/09/2004
Alcohol and Brain Damage 12/02/2004
Thanksgiving: Gratitude and Your Health 11/25/2004
Thanksgiving: George Washington's Proclamation 11/25/2004
Health Illiteracy: Not Knowing What Your Doctor Said 11/18/2004
Omega 3 Fatty Acids and Arthritis 11/11/2004
Healthy Aging: Integrity and Wisdom 11/04/2004
Flu -- Can't Get the Shot? 10/28/2004
Healthy Aging -- Part IV 10/21/2004
Healthy Aging -- Part III 10/14/2004
Healthy Aging -- Part II 10/07/2004
Healthy Aging -- Part I 09/30/2004
The Honor of Being a Physician 09/23/2004
Obesity: Weight Loss - Medicine, Myths and Magic 09/16/2004
Tobacco: Not Smoking but Inhaling 09/09/2004
Labor Day 2004: The Honor and Nobility of Labor 09/06/2004
Obesity: How to Beat It 09/02/2004
Obesity: Getting Rid of Fat; Why Is It So Hard? 08/26/2004
Metabolic Syndrome: The Disharmonious Quartet 08/19/2004
By Your Bedside: Part III: Father's Illness 08/12/2004
By Your Bedside: Part II: Father's Illness 08/05/2004
By Your Bedside: Part I: Father's Illness 07/29/2004
Health and Hope - Value and Virtue 07/15/2004
Hypertension: Part V: Dash Diet Continued 07/08/2004
Hypertension: Part IV: The DASH Diet 07/07/2004
Hypertension: Part III: What Can I Do? - Continued 06/24/2004
Hypertension: Part II: What Can I Do? 06/17/2004
Hypertension: Part I: What is Your Hypertension IQ? 06/10/2004
Metabolic Syndrome: Part II 06/03/2004
Metabolic Syndrome: Part I: What is it and what can I do about it? 05/27/2004
Activities of Daily Living and Exercise: Walking For Health 05/20/2004
SETMA's Exercise Prescription: Part II 05/13/2004
I am not a fool; I hope: Seat Belts, Speed and Car wrecks 05/06/2004
SETMA’s Exercise Prescription: Part I 04/29/2004
Exercise: It's Never Too Late To Start 04/22/2004
Heart Evaluation: Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing (CPET) 04/15/2004
Aging, Inactivity and Exercise 04/08/2004
Hunger - Fats and Favorite Foods 04/01/2004
Unintended Consequences: Commonly Used Medications and the Depletion of Important Nutrients 03/25/2004
My Personal Supplement Regimen 03/18/2004
Women and Vascular Disease: You, Me, Sisters, Moms and Grandmothers 03/11/2004
Obesity: Fat and Fit 03/04/2004
Physical Inactivity: The Consequences of Being a Couch Potato 02/26/2004
Exercise - Getting Started: Part III 02/19/2004
Exercise - Getting Started: Part II 02/12/2004
Exercise - Getting Started: Part I 02/05/2004
Salt, Sugar and Saturated Fats 01/29/2004
Aging Well: Part IX: Changing Your Basal Metabolism Rate 01/22/2004
Aging Well: Part VIII: Body Composition 01/15/2004
Water: It’s Crucial Role in Health 01/08/2004
Aging Well Part VII - Water - Its Crucial Role in Health 01/08/2004
New Year's Resolutions? Yes or No! 01/01/2004
A Wedding Message to My Son: A Resolution Worthy of a Vow 01/01/2004
Aging Well Part VI - Growth Hormone (HGH) 01/01/2004
Hope - The Foundation of Health 12/25/2003
Aging Well: Part V: Hormone Modulation -- Growth Hormone and Testosterone 12/11/2003
Aging Well: Part IV: Thanksgiving, Gratitude and Mental Health 11/27/2003
Aging Well: Part III: Basal Metabolism Rate 11/20/2003
Aging Well: Part II: Finding Out Where You Are - Body Composition 11/13/2003
Aging Well: Part I: A Matter of Changing and of Choices 11/06/2003
Glutathione and Oxidative Stress: Part III: Whey and Glutathione 10/30/2003
Glutathione-and-Oxidative-Stress: Part II 10/23/2003
Glutathione and Oxidative Stress: Part I 10/17/2003
Alpha Lipoic Acid 10/03/2003
Lipoic Acid and the Antioxidant Network 09/25/2003
Popeye and Spinach: The Cartoons Had It Right 09/18/2003
Omega 3 Oils: Part II: Eicosanoids 09/11/2003
Omega 3 Oils: Part I: Health Benefits 09/04/2003
Indole-3-Carbinol and Breast Cancer: Good Science, Good Medicine, Good Grief 08/28/2003
Health and Hope: The Ten Elements of Hope and How They Apply to our Health 08/21/2003
Hospice and Palliative Care 08/14/2003
Choosing Wisely: Decreasing Body Inflammation with Your Diet 08/14/2003
Cancer Prevention and Diet 07/31/2003
Childhood Nutrition: The Foundation for a Lifetime of Health 07/24/2003
Beyond the Glycemic Index - The Glycemic Load 07/17/2003
Blood Tests: What Do All These Laboratory Numbers Mean 07/10/2003
Healthy Eating: Comprehensive Plan for Your Life Part IV 07/03/2003
Healthy Eating: Comprehensive Plan for Your Life Part III 06/26/2003
Healthy Eating: Comprehensive Plan for Your Life Part II 06/19/2003
Medical Records: Evolving into Electronic Patient Management 06/13/2003
Healthy Eating: Comprehensive Plan for Your Life Part I 06/12/2003
Hyperinsulinemia: The Culprit in Many Maladies 06/05/2003
Medical Records: Beyond Electronic Medical Records 06/01/2003
Glycemic: Insulin - Friend or Foe? 05/29/2003
Women's Health - Self Care at Any Age 05/22/2003
A Healthy Woman is a Fit Woman 05/01/2003
Women’s Preventive Health Screenings: Colon Cancer, High Blood Pressure, Diabetes, and Hyperlipidemia 04/24/2003
Healthcare in Southeast Texas 04/23/2003
Preventive Health Screening for Women: What to have When 04/17/2003
Women Need a Daily Dose of Health 04/10/2003
Steps to Good Health - Men and Women ages 21-64 04/03/2003
Tanning....Beautiful (?) and Bad (!) 03/27/2003
The Benefits of Fatty Acids Part II 03/20/2003
Omega 3 Oils: Part III: Depression and Mental Health 03/20/2003
The Benefits of Fatty Acids: Part I 03/13/2003
A Salmon A Day May Keep The Doctor Away 03/13/2003
Trans Fats What Are They and Why Are They Dangerous? 03/06/2003
Healthcare: EMR only distantly related to 'real' electronic patient management 02/20/2003
Healthcare: Improving Health -- Overcoming Organizational Learning Disabilities 02/13/2003
Healthcare: Metanoia -- A Shift of Mind 02/06/2003
Happiness is The Best Medicine 01/30/2003
Obesity and Overweight: Summary of National Institutes of Health Report 01/23/2003
Nutritional Primer - Part III 01/16/2003
Nutritional Primer: Part II 01/09/2003
Nutritional Primer: Part I 01/02/2003
Broccoli - The Crown Jewel of Nutrition 12/26/2002
C-Reactive Protein and Your Heart 12/19/2002
Coumadin: The Story of a Drug 12/05/2002
Nutrtion: Essential Trace Elements 11/28/2002
Aging - What Can I Do? 11/21/2002
Alzheimer's Disease: Is There Anything You can Do? 11/14/2002
Depression and Seasonal Affective Disorder 11/04/2002
Green Tea - Healthy Choice for Preventive Health 10/31/2002
Nutrition: CoQ 10 What is it and what does it do? 10/24/2002
Exercise: Something Is Better Than Nothing 10/03/2002
Eating Right for your Heart and your Health: Glycemic Index -- Fiber -- Calories -- Fats 09/26/2002
Health: A Matter of Choices for Good Health 09/19/2002
A Personal Perspective 09/12/2002
Hypertension: Isolated Systolic 08/22/2002
SETMA's Seventh Anniversary Celebration 08/01/2002
Hormone Replacement Therapy 07/25/2002
West Nile Virus 07/18/2002
Thanksgiving, Liberty, Choices July 4, 2002 07/04/2002
Depression: Diagnosing and Treating 06/27/2002
Health Cures: False Health Claims 06/13/2002
Colorectal Cancer: Screening 06/06/2002
Gastroesophageal Reflux: Practical Management of a Common, Challenging Disorder 05/24/2002
Cholesterol, Hypertension, Diabetes: The Silent Killers 04/11/2002
Medical Management of Smoking Cessation: How Your Doctor Can Help You Quit Smoking 03/07/2002
Migraines - What a Headache! 02/28/2002
Lab Tests: Why Are They Needed and What Do They Mean? 02/21/2002
Back Pain: Treatment of Low Back Pain 02/14/2002
Back Pain: Lumbar Disc Disease and Spinal Stenosis 02/07/2002
Menopause: Estrogen Replacement Therapy and Hormone Replacement Therapy 01/31/2002
Cholesterol: New Guidelines and Treatment Protocols 01/03/2002
Hope - Health for the Soul 12/27/2001
Faith and Health - Prayer and Healing 11/15/2001
Smallpox - What You Should Know 11/01/2001
Anthrax: Center For Disease Control Guidelines 10/25/2001
ADHD - Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder 10/11/2001
So much information, so many experts, who to believe? 09/21/2001
Sleep Apnea: An Unrecognized Hazard in the Workplace 09/06/2001
Alzheimer's Disease: Part II: Causes and Treatments 08/23/2001
Alzheimer's Disease: Part I: What is it and How Do You Know If You have It? 08/16/2001
Black Mold: Part II 05/24/2001
Black Mold: Part I 05/17/2001
Women and Heart Disease: Fitness 04/26/2001
Women and Heart Disease 04/19/2001
Mitral Valve Prolapse 04/05/2001
Summertime Emergencies: Part II 03/29/2001
Summertime Emergencies: Part I 03/22/2001
Urinary Bladder Infections in Children 03/08/2001
Constipation - What is It and How Can I Get Rid of It? 02/22/2001
Obesity: Weight Reduction 02/15/2001
Meningitis: New Caney, Crosby, Mauriceville - Close to Home! Should I Be Worried? 02/08/2001
Medical Records: Is it Secure? 01/24/2001
Medical Records: What Should it Contain? 01/18/2001
Flu: What is the Flu? 12/28/2000
Weak Eyes and Strong Eyes 12/21/2000
Heart Disease: Managing Cardiac Risk Factors 12/14/2000
Pharmaceutical Manufacturers' Indigent Drug Programs 12/07/2000
Allergic Rhinitis:The Dread of Southeast Texas 11/30/2000
Faith: Medcine for the Mind,Soul and Spirit 11/23/2000
Hypertension: Salt and Syndrome X 11/16/2000
Fiber: The Forgotten Factor 11/02/2000
Nutrition: Vital Facts About Vitamins 10/26/2000
SETx Healthcare Issues Facing Southeast Texas 08/24/2000
Managed Care and Electronic Patient Records 05/11/2000
More Than a Transcription Service: Revolutionizing the Practice of Medicine: And Meeting the Challenge of Managed Care With Electronic Medical Records (EMR) which Evolves into Electronic Patient Management 05/01/1999
Labor Day 1998: Thoughts About Things - The Lottery or Labor 09/03/1998
Thoughts About Things - The Holocaust 01/08/1998

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