Ethics by Design Recap From NYC

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Doctors Are Overloaded With Electronic Alerts, and That’s Bad for Patients

“The number of these pop-up messages has become unmanageable, doctors and IT experts say, because of reflecting what many experts call excessive caution, and now they are overwhelming practitioners.”

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The Financial Price of Forgetting Bad Times

“Most people are pretty confident in the accuracy of their memories. Unfortunately, decades of research suggest their confidence is likely misplaced. And that overconfidence can cost them, especially as they age.”

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Ron Haskins Named by Speaker Ryan as Co-chair of Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking

[BSP Associate Policy Editor] “Haskins, who has long been a proponent of evidence-based policymaking, is the co-author (with Greg Margolis) of the 2014 book “Show Me the Evidence: Obama's Fight for Rigor and Results in Social Policy.”

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