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October 2013 - Posts

PT on the Run

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by Michael Kelley
The Affordable Care Act has endured many tests. Since being passed in 2009 by the Democratically controlled congress and signed into law by President Obama, it has arguably endured more scrutiny than any other piece of legislation in recent memory. In Read More...
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Hospital Relationships
by Michael Kelley
We all know that in a hospital, we work as a team. And within that team, certain relationships develop. Now this isn't going to be a post about "Grey's Anatomy"-like activity in the on-call rooms. No, this is going to be a post about navigating relationships Read More...
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2013 Chicago Marathon
by Michael Kelley
I'm going to take another break from the business of healthcare to talk about my running of the Bank of America 2013 Chicago Marathon on Sunday. This was my big race this year. Everything I've done has been in preparation for this. One goal: run under Read More...
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PT and the Poverty Line
by Michael Kelley
I had a teacher in PT school who told us the best first job he ever had was working in an inner-city hospital treating patients with low incomes or limited financial resources. He liked the job because this lack of resources challenged him to think outside Read More...
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Annual Reviews and Shutdown Blues
by Michael Kelley
It's Monday night, and as I sit here watching CNN's coverage of the impending government shutdown, I started to write a post about the shutdown and the Affordable Care Act and how they're all related and not related etc. But then I started hearing congressmen Read More...
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