Tag Archives: Save

Save the trees, prevent the sneeze

When I worked at Greenpeace for five years before I attended medical school, a popular slogan was, “think globally, act locally.” As I write this blog about climate change and hay fever, I wonder if wiping off my computer that I’ve just sneezed all over due to my seasonal allergies counts as abiding by this… Read More »

Will Your iPhone’s Dark Mode Save Your Eyes? This And Other Ophthalmology & Health Insights

Photo courtesy of Ugo ° via Upsplash. Eye care has come a long way. From cataract surgery to Lasik, we can do more than ever before to return sight to those who once would have lost it. These days, it seems like there’s always a new breakthrough around the corner—here’s a roundup of some of… Read More »

Pop health platform helps one ACO save $1M in treating disability patients

The nation’s most fragile, at-risk patient populations are adults with disabilities. The Alliance for Integrated Care of New York oversees the healthcare needs of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. It is the only Medicare Shared Savings Program-approved ACO of its kind in the United States. THE PROBLEM The Alliance for Integrated Care of New… Read More »