Healthy Skeptic, MD

Michael Hochman, MD, MPH

The Health Skeptic, MD Podcast is hosted by primary care doctor Michael Hochman, MD. Dr. Hochman is the CEO of Healthcare in Action Medical Group, which cares for patients experiencing homelessness. The Healthy Skeptic, MD is funded by the SCAN Group, Healthcare in Action’s parent organization. Dr. Hochman graduated from Princeton University and Harvard Medical School and completed the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars fellowship. He is the author of 50 Studies Every Doctor Should Know and a Deputy Editor of the Journal of General Internal Medicine. In the podcast, Dr. Hochman distills the health news and interviews experts, aiming to engage the public in their health. Sign up for the listserv, follow wherever you listen to Podcasts or on Youtube.

Latest Episodes from Season 4

The Skid Row Running Club

How Clinicians and Patients Co-Produce Health with Dr. Maren Batalden


Why Do Some Americans Get So Much Healthcare? With Dr. Elliott Fisher


Statistics 101 for the Healthcare Consumer


Helping Patients Die Peacefully with Dr. Chandana Banerjee


“Slow Medicine” with Dr. Elena Hill


The Latest COVID-19 Surge and Children


Dr. Drew’s take on COVID-19 and Caring for the Homeless


Unpacking the Homeless Crisis with John Maceri


Dr. Pedro “Joe” Greer on his “Forrest Gump” Career Serving the Poor


Preparing Doctors for the Future with Dr. Mark Schuster


Loneliness and its Health Effects with Dr. Julianne Holt-Lunstad and Lisbeth Briones-Roberts


What’s on the Horizon for Dementia Care? (And the FDA’s Decision on aducanumab) with Dr. Jason Karlawish


The Joys of Caring for Older Adults with Dr. Laura Mosqueda