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This Is The Woke Endgame in Healthcare

  • July 25, 2022

We’re often asked: What do woke activists ultimately want from healthcare? A big part of the answer can be found in a new scholarly paper published in the prestigious journal, Academic Medicine. It’s as radical as it is sweeping, grounded fully in Critical Race Theory. Ultimately, the woke vision…

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A Dishonorable End To A Medical Honor Society

  • July 21, 2022

Pity the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. At the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine, the 120-year-old institution has now been hollowed out by woke activists. Apparently the society’s entire purpose – which is to recognize outstanding student achievement – is incompatible with the demands of diversity.  Here’s…

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Pediatricians Don’t Need Identity Politics

  • July 19, 2022

A tipster recently sent us an email from the American Board of Pediatrics. Like so many other medical associations, the board – which oversees the physicians who care for our kids – is fully bought into the woke agenda. The email involves “maintenance of certification” credit, which is required for…

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Things Keep Getting Worse at This Indiana Medical School

  • July 18, 2022

The Indiana University School of Medicine is forcing educators to waste time on woke ideology instead of focusing on student instruction or real professional development. How do we know? An insider recently sent us proof.  Earlier this year, an administrator in the Department of Medicine sent the following note to…

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This Medical School Wants a Wokeness Czar

  • July 13, 2022

The University of Washington School of Medicine is hiring a wokeness czar. That’s the reality of a new job posting for an “Assistant Dean for Equity and Medical Student Engagement.” The position isn’t filled, but it’s already clear the school is devoting precious resources to political indoctrination instead of…

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A Med Student Just Sent Us This Amazing Note

  • July 11, 2022

We recently received this note from a medical student. We are keeping their identity anonymous per their request. I am a medical student at what is widely regarded as an elite academic institution. I came to medical school in search of a broader understanding of scientific truth and a deeper…

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This Georgia Medical School Is Violating Civil Rights

  • July 11, 2022

The Emory University School of Medicine is violating students’ civil rights – specifically by discriminating on the basis of race. That’s the message of an official complaint that Do No Harm filed with the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights on July 8th. The school must be…

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This Florida Medical School Only Wants Woke Students

  • June 29, 2022

Are you woke enough to attend Florida Atlantic University’s Schmidt College of Medicine? Students literally have to prove it when submitting their application. It shows that medical schools are increasingly interested in pushing political ideology – and less concerned with training physicians. A tipster who’s concerned by identity politics at…

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Biden Is Forcing Hospitals To Go Woke

  • June 28, 2022

Hospitals may soon have to prove their commitment to woke ideology. This deeply concerning reality is buried in a 639-page proposed regulation from the Biden administration that deserves more attention than it’s getting. The upcoming mandate directs hospitals to make five “attestations” that fully align with woke demands.

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This Medical School Is Forcing Professors To Be Woke

  • June 21, 2022

Be woke, or else.  That’s the message that Indiana University School of Medicine just sent to its faculty. On June 16th, the Faculty Steering Committee formally approved a mandate that all professors demonstrate their commitment to identity politics as a condition of employment or tenure. IUSM is officially putting ideology…

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Boston Children’s Hospital Goes Woke

  • June 21, 2022

A children’s hospital should be concerned with one thing and one thing only: Helping children. But Boston Children’s Hospital, one of America’s top pediatric care providers, is obsessed with something else: Woke ideology, which has nothing to do with the health and well-being of kids. The problems began in 2020,…

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The AAO Puts an Eye on DEI

  • June 20, 2022

Another day, another medical association caves to woke ideology. A tipster recently sent us an email from the American Academy of Ophthalmology in which the association commits to making identity politics a core part of its operations. What this information has to do with ophthalmology – the treatment of…

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These Ohio Medical Schools Are Violating Civil Rights

  • June 15, 2022

Multiple Ohio schools of medicine are violating students’ civil rights—specifically by discriminating on the basis of race. That’s the message of official complaints that Do No Harm filed with the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights on June 14th. These institutions must be held accountable for this blatant…

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This Indiana Medical School Is Violating Civil Rights

  • June 15, 2022

The Indiana University School of Medicine is violating students’ civil rights—specifically by discriminating on the basis of race. That’s the message of an official complaint that Do No Harm filed with the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights on June 14th. The school must be held accountable for this…

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Comment Submitted by Do No Harm

  • June 14, 2022

Re: Notice of Proposed Rulemaking; Docket Number CMS-1771-P: Medicare Program; Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment Systems for Acute Care Hospitals and the Long-Term Care Hospital Prospective Payment System and Proposed Policy Changes and Fiscal Year 2023 Rates; Quality Programs and Medicare Promoting Interoperability Program Requirements for Eligible Hospitals and Critical Access…

 

New Senior Fellow Joins Do No Harm Team 

  • June 14, 2022

Benita Cotton-Orr has officially joined Do No Harm as of June 13, 2022. As a senior fellow, Cotton-Orr will help Do No Harm prevent the woke takeover of America’s health care system. Cotton-Orr, who immigrated from South Africa in 1986, is a policy expert with a background in journalism. Her…

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Proposed Federal Rule Would Enlist Hospitals In Woke Activism

  • June 10, 2022

Background On April 18, 2022, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule for inpatient and long-term hospitals that will force these medical providers to advance a divisive and potentially discriminatory agenda. This rule is a danger to the health of millions of Americans. This…

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Dr. Stanley Goldfarb Responds To His Critics

  • June 9, 2022

This blog is authored by Do No Harm chairman, Dr. Stanley Goldfarb. I recently tweeted about an article in the journal Academic Medicine. The article found that a group of minority residents (who are referred to as “underrepresented in medicine”) scored worse than a group of white residents on all…