Tag Archives: Health Care System

Safe Medicine Program Upheld in Federal Court

Tuesday September 30th, 2014: A federal appeals court rejected a challenge by the pharmaceutical industry to Alameda County Safe Medicine Disposal Ordinance, the first in the nation to require drug manufacturers to pay disposal costs for consumers’ unused medications. The Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco said the county’s measure treats all […]

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Spending Too Much Time on the Health Care System

Physician Paul Schattauer, a family physician in a Oak Park Illinois was becoming increasingly frustrated with the pressures of standard medicine. “That system was forcing me to see more patients in less time. I was losing my focus on the health of patients and spending more time on the health of the system that was […]

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