Last December, GGU held its annual Bridge Society Luncheon at the St. Francis Yacht Club. A crowd of more than 100 enjoyed the reception and luncheon. Photos by Charlotte Fiorito. 1 (l to r) Kathryn Ringgold (JD 70); Rachel Van Cleave, dean, School of Law; Jodi Phillips, [...]
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John H. McCarthy (JD 51) of Indianapolis died Sept. 15, 2012, at age 96. John worked as a patent attorney with Shell Oil Co. for 40 years, retiring in 1986. He is survived by his wife, Helen (Bowen) McCarthy; step-daughter, Janet (Cort) Gillette; and a niece, Nancy Wilson. Funeral services [...]
Kris Albert Lee, MAc 11 Raised in Manila, Philippines, Kris Albert Lee moved to San Francisco in early 2009. An engaged and invested student, he navigated GGU’s 12-month accelerated day MAc program with panache. He works as an accounting intern for Gracenote Inc., a pioneer in the digital media industry in [...]
ALUMNA POINT OF VIEW: What are your feelings about the current discussion of the existing fee-for-service reimbursement system of health care vs. a more holistic outlook emphasizing primary care?
by Louise Phanstiel This is a good question that does not have a simple answer. Health care fee-for-service reimbursement systems have been criticized because they reward inputs and process rather than healthcare outcomes and quality. This can create perverse incentives for over-utilization. Furthermore, the situation can be aggravated when patients [...]