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A final HealthNewsReview.org report card from 3,200+ systematic reviews of health care news stories & PR releases

In 2005, as I began building HealthNewsReview.org, I got permission from Dr. David Henry of the Media Doctor Australia project to adopt their news story review criteria. In the ensuing 13 years, no one has ever placed in front of me a solid, specific suggestion for a better set of criteria for reviewing stories about… Read More »

HDM’s Top 12 news stories of 2018

It was a tumultuous year for healthcare IT executives, as new pressures emerged to direct IT strategies. We annually review the stories that attract the most reader attention, and what follows are the articles that received the most readership over the year. They also provide a glimpse ahead to the issues that will loom as… Read More »

Doctors share gun stories, demand action after NRA tells them to 'stay in their lane'

The piling-on began after the NRA tweeted on Wednesday a link to an article from its Institute of Legislative Action. The article, titled “Surprise: Physician Group Rehashes Same Tired Gun Control Policies,” was promoted with these words: “Someone should tell self-important anti-gun doctors to stay in their lane. Half of the articles in Annals of… Read More »