"The most dangerous decision-making fallacy is that informed decision-makers will naturally make better, more objective decisions. Making consistently timely, effective, informed decisions takes hard work. Trust me – it’s worth it. Effective decision-making is the essential common ingredient behind every successful step, initiative, and strategy that people, organizations, and national governments undertake."
The healthcare industry operates in a nebulous space of conflicting jurisdictions and regulations. It has learned the value of lobbying Congress, the White House, State Governments and regulators. While it’s easy to find fault in these practices, the industry is rationally responding to political pressures and incentives. Government laws, regulations, and reimbursement (payment) practices incentivize political lobbying, sometimes at consumer expense. White House comments o