The Accad and Koka Report

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Trump’s 6/24 Executive Order: A Turning Point for Direct Primary Care?

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07/11/2019Audio/Video
Dr. Lee Gross discusses Trump's recent Executive Order on health care transparency, and the implications for the growth of the Direct Care Movement.
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“You’ll Be Dead in a Year!”—A Patient’s Journey Through the Healthcare System

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07/03/2019Audio/Video
What can we learn from the experience of a 90-year-old patient who is told point-blank, “You’ll be dead in a year!”—and who survives to tell the story?
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The Economics of Healthcare: Market Failure or Faulty Models? (Part 2)

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06/28/2019Audio/Video
Accad and Koka discuss with Bob Murphy how economists conceive (or misconceive) of medical care, and what the implications are for the US healthcare system as a whole.
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The Economics of Healthcare: Market Failure or Faulty Models? (Part 1)

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06/24/2019Audio/Video
Accad and Koka discuss with Bob Murphy the common belief that healthcare is a sector plagued by “market failure”.
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The Opioid Epidemic: Is Pharma To Blame?

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06/18/2019Audio/Video
Accad and Koka interview Jacob James Rich.
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How To Rollback Bad Health Care Laws

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06/03/2019Audio/Video
How should physicians act within the problematic framework of “organized medicine” to tangibly improve medical practice? Accad and Koka interview Dr. Marcelo Hochman.
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Can 12th-Century Medicine Save 21st-Century Health Care?

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05/23/2019Audio/Video
Accad and Koka interview Dr. Victoria Sweet, author of the best-sellers God’s Hotel and Slow Medicine , two of the most important books on medicine in recent times.
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In the Footsteps of Donabedian: The US News and World Report Hospital Ranking System

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05/16/2019Audio/Video
Accad and Koka have a fascinating conversation with Ben Harder, an expert in hospital and physician quality ratings.
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A Debate on Vaccine Mandates

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05/08/2019Audio/Video
Two distinguished guests — Dorit Reiss and Jonathan Howard — join the show to debate the issue of vaccine mandates.
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Defenders of the Status Quo: Arthur Caplan and the Modern Bioethics Movement

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05/06/2019Audio/Video
A short episode commenting on a recent piece in Medscape by Arthur L. Caplan, one of the most influential bioethicists of the last forty years.
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