Chapter 1:

Focus on the Patient


Chapter 2:

Canary in the Coal Mine


Chapter 3:

The Evolution of top-Down Medical Care


Chapter 4:

Human Relations Matter Most


Chapter 5:

Lessons Learned


Chapter 6:

Going Independent Meant Refusing

Third-Party Payments


Chapter 7:

​Data-Bane or Blessings?



Table of Contents

Click on the Chapter Number for a sample of each chapter

Psychiatrist, Advocate for Patient Care

Chapter 8:

Data and Physician Burnout


Chapter 9:

Codes and More Codes


Chapter 10:

Much More than Diagnosis

How I Practiced Psychiatry: Part I


Chapter 11:

Patient-Centered Care Faces Many Challenges

How I Practiced Psychiatry: Part II


Chapter 12:

The "Best" Patient-Physician Model

Skin in the Game for Physicians and Patients


Chapter 13:

Funding Medical Care with Skin in the Game

Preserving and Protecting the Patient-Physician Relationship


Chapter 14:

​Paying for Medical Care