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The Healthy Skeptic is a website about the health care system, and is written by Kevin Roche, who has many years of experience working in the health industry. Mr. Roche is available to assist health care companies through consulting arrangements through Roche Consulting, LLC and may be reached at [email protected].
Healthy Skeptic Podcast
This is an outstanding report on total global drug spending and trends, with projections out to 2025. It helps you understand this important area of health care, which does much...
June 1, 2021
MedPAC 2019 Report to Congress
June 18, 2019
Sidekick Health welcomes new investors, who pumped $55 million into “digital therapeutics”, another over-hyped supposedly disruptive health care trend. This involves the typical phone apps, etc. that will instantly make...
May 7, 2022
A company called Hello Heart raises a fresh $70 million in capital for yet another app that supposedly helps improve management of cardiac health. I despair about the sanity of...
May 3, 2022
Having private investors own health care facilities isn’t all bad. They may jack prices up mercilessly, but they don’t appear to hurt outcomes for care and may even improve them,...
April 30, 2022
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