7 ways to save the healthcare system: Number 3

Hospitals can be life-saving and life-transforming.

But they are also home to many unnecessary interventions whose costs would be better spent elsewhere – namely primary care.

Elective Coronary Stenting
Ask doctors to name an area of medical overservicing and there’s a good chance they’ll make at least one reference to elective coronary stenting.

In the US, overuse of the procedure has triggered headlines, lawsuits and public