Clinical medicine is rapidly changing in the US, with new payment models, revolutionary treatments, and, of course, political turmoil shaking things up. Trying to keep pace? Here are a dozen doctors and nurses (and one bonus comic) to follow on Twitter. They expound on politics, patients, insurers, and the future of this trillion-dollar industry.
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Dr. Vineet Arora is a medical education guru at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. Eager to improve how trainees provide health care, she mentors residents, medical students, and even high schoolers. Her Twitter feed focuses on issues related to #meded.