Guest Post from Gene Uzawa Dorio, M.D.
When well-educated medical professionals have no voice, and hospital administrators control public relations, swaying opinions can be harmful to patient care.
Below is my recent posting revealing intentional finger pointing away from the true cause of poor healthcare in our country. It is nationwide, and should be examined in your community.
Thank you for listening.
$23 Million Hospital Propaganda Against Doctors
On occasion, I feel compelled to put in my two cents at Santa Clarita City Council meetings. Recently there was a five hour meeting about whether the city should subsidize the artsy Laemmle theatre as an anchor to revitalize business in Old Town Newhall.
This is what I said:
As a physician, my job is to weigh risks and benefits.
Advancing technology and research has improved my ability to practice medicine. We don’t give children cough syrup laced with morphine or heroin anymore. Blood letting has been discontinued. Lobotomies are now only reserved for Washington D.C. politicians. Continue reading