OK, in all the recent chaos, I finally got PalCast # 5 out. It touches on some wide-ranging issues: the screwed up US health care system, pooled risk, hospitalists, and the ethics of being a doctor-blogger.
Andrew B. Bindman, Arpita Chattopadhyay, and Glenna M. Auerback
Interruptions in Medicaid Coverage and Risk for Hospitalization for Ambulatory Care-Sensitive Conditions. Annals of Intern Medicine, Dec 2008; 149: 854 – 860.