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What’s Wrong with Medical & Drug Research?

by senior futurist Richard Worzel, C.F.A. Suppose you were a high school teacher who had just taken a job at a new school, and that you agreed to take over as the coach of the basketball team. You look at … Continue reading

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The Future of Nursing & Health Care: A Matter of Choice

by senior futurist Richard Worzel, C.F.A. The future of health care in North America is going to be difficult, full of arguments, budget controversies, regrettable patient outcomes, and political interference. Yet, contained within this problematic outlook is a surprising fact: … Continue reading

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Scary Superbugs: Your Money, or Your Life

by futurist Kit Worzel What would a world without antibiotics be like? Unfortunately, we know all too well from history. Here’s what our future could look like without them: Marjorie was working at her favorite pastime, woodworking, planing a piece … Continue reading

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10 Things You Need to Know About the Next 10 Years

What follows is a summary of a presentation I delivered to the World Education Congress of Meeting Planners International in Vancouver, Canada at the end of July, 2010. This was part of a series of “Flash” presentations, each limited to … Continue reading

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Health Care to 2035, Part II

How will health care evolve from where it is today to where it might be in 25 years? That’s the subject of this blog. Continue reading

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Health Care to the Year 2035

How will health care change over the next 25 years? Here’s one possible scenario. Continue reading

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Risk Management in 2009 and Beyond

What follows is an amalgam of presentations I made to two risk management groups in very different sectors: one in health care, and the other in insurance. The principles are the same, even though the immediate concerns may differ. Let … Continue reading

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