Friday, May 28, 2010
Loss of Physician Autonomy: Gimme a Break?
In its befuddlement over this post on physician autonomy, the Disease Management Care Blog circled back to its DMCB spouse muse. Compared to most Americans, she observed, the profession still lives very well, yet suffers from more than its fair share of tone-deaf entitlement, arrogance and narcissism.
She pointed out that an instructive case in point is the DMCB's not-infrequent conversation with the the living room flat screen, when it observes that it should be the one being interviewed on GMA, CNN and Fox. The DMCB retorted that it wouldn't have to say that if she did.
Exactly, replied the DMCB spouse.