Who is the Ideal Doctor?
By Richard Umurtqasiz, MD
He is not what you think. It has nothing to do with bedside manner or diagnostic skills. No, we mean, who is the ideal doctor from the perspective of the people who actually matter – useless, money grubbing, administrators. These are the parasites in charge of the crumbling medical system and their opinions and whims are dictate the most desirable characteristics of the ideal doctor.
Letter to the Editors
To our Reader: It looks like someone has found our website after all and we have our first letter to The Editors. We have been given permission to publish it in full and would love to get your feedback. Let us know what you think about this distraught young doctor's experience. Hugs to you all.
- The Editors
Memes! Memes! Memes!
Let's take a light break from all the problems in medicine and look at them in a fun and less depressing way. Here are some great memes for your viewing pleasure. If you can relate to these let us know. Feel free to share them with your friends and colleagues or send in your own if you think you can do better!
Medical Waste: Trillion Dollar Dumpster Fire
Recently we came across an article by Tyler Durden over at Zerohedge.com (you should support them if you already don’t), entitled “The US Healthcare system is Hemorrhaging Close to To $1 Trillion A Year” which referenced a JAMA article on this subject.
About Angry Docs
We are a new website by doctors for doctors. Most of us are not professional writers, computer scientists, or web designers. We are just average practicing doctors. We hope to be a forum where you can have your interesting, funny, or infuriating stories, photos, articles, and haikus published to help make the medical world a better place. Take a nice, deep breath, and calm down. You are among friends.