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The Fix

Discussion in 'Military Medicine' started by DNA Helicase, Apr 17, 2007.

  1. DNA Helicase

    DNA Helicase Let's do this! 2+ Year Member

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    I may sound naive by asking this, but when are you guys / girls going to fix mil med? How is it going to happen? Probably no one will want to talk about this, but oh well.
     
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  3. jonb12997

    jonb12997 I'm a doctor!! 10+ Year Member

    there isn't a :rolleyes: big enough for this comment... :laugh:
     
  4. NavyFP

    NavyFP Senior Member 10+ Year Member

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    Who says we're not trying?
     
  5. Gastrapathy

    Gastrapathy no longer apathetic Physician Lifetime Donor Classifieds Approved 10+ Year Member

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    USN Surgeon General upon hearing complaints about AHLTA and GME at a recent meeting "its above my paygrade."
     
  6. West Side

    West Side 5+ Year Member

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  7. gastrodoc

    gastrodoc 2+ Year Member

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    Kinda like the horse in animal farm. I will work harder.
    For my part I've tried to unload the backlog of screening colos and tried to capture some of the VA guys who were getting the shaft downtown. Of course, not doing any of that now since I'm deployed.
    As far as a bigger fix to the system, it probably won't happen. There is so much money tied up in Tricare that it can't die. The good old days of cradle to grave military medicine are dead. It's sad, since in the long run I'm sure it's cheaper.
     

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