What’s ‘Fair’ Anymore?

It’s State Fair time in Texas. That means corn dogs, car shows, and Texas vs. Oklahoma football. Although it may also include clowns and carnival rides, this blog is about actually about healthcare (and what’s “fair”) and not the State Fair. Politically-motivated news, AKA fake news, makes it virtually impossible to make meaningful legislative progress on major healthcare items like Medicaid. Here’s an example using the recent Graham-Cassidy Bill. Please understand, I’m not stating any opinion … [Read more...]

Thinking Ahead…

It’s early October, and I’m Thinking Ahead. Those of you familiar with Holmes Murphy and our culture know that “Thinking Ahead” is one of our mantras and a core belief we work to practice every day. That said, my current forward thinking has to do with a rabbit. Not just any rabbit, mind you, but “Ra Ra,” the stuffed animal rabbit that’s quickly become an obsession for my 19-month-old daughter, Brooklyn. In just under one month, Brooklyn will experience her first full Halloween. While some of … [Read more...]