Tainted Tortillas in Chicago – FDA Requiring Food Safety Plan from the Factory Tainted Tortillas in Chicago – FDA Requiring Food Safety Plan from the Factory

We have not recovered from peanuts yet, and now we have tortillas making folks sick.  So far, it is only the flour tortillas and the rest o...

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Saturday, March 07, 2009

UCI Medical Center Opens the Doors this Week – New State of the Art Facility UCI Medical Center Opens the Doors this Week – New State of the Art Facility

A couple months ago I did a post with a video showing the new facility and all the sinks they have,...

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Saturday, March 07, 2009

Eric Schmidt, CEO of Google Speaks with Charlie Rose Eric Schmidt, CEO of Google Speaks with Charlie Rose

Interesting to learn that 98% of the revenue here is advertising.  Also interesting is the explanati...

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Saturday, March 07, 2009

Hollywood Hospital to Close – Hospital and Nursing Home Facility for Actors and Actresses Hollywood Hospital to Close – Hospital and Nursing Home Facility for Actors and Actresses

The facility is located in the San Fernando Valley and will require moving 100 patients and has bee...

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Saturday, March 07, 2009

Robin Williams to have Heart Surgery Robin Williams to have Heart Surgery

Aortic Heart Surgery options have certainly changed today and there is the option to have the full ...

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Saturday, March 07, 2009

Google Health Information Can be Shared - New Vendors and Services have been added Google Health Information Can be Shared - New Vendors and Services have been added

The news came out this week about sharing Google Health Records, so it was time I opened up my accou...

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Saturday, March 07, 2009

We have a New Federal CIO - Cybersecurity Director Resigns We have a New Federal CIO - Cybersecurity Director Resigns

Two tech related interesting events occurred this week, the first national CIO Secretary and the Director of Cybersecurity resigns.  Vivek ...

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Saturday, March 07, 2009

Medical Justice Service – To Protect Doctors Online With Patient Reviews and Comments Medical Justice Service – To Protect Doctors Online With Patient Reviews and Comments

This is interesting, a service suggesting a EULA, similar to one we all see for software, a service...

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Saturday, March 07, 2009

Toe Rings Improve Posture, Burn Fat Faster Toe Rings Improve Posture, Burn Fat Faster

This was just too strange not to include.  Read on and see what you think.  It costs $34.00 to find...

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Friday, March 06, 2009

Microsoft U.S. Public Sector CIO Summit – Opinion and Review Microsoft U.S. Public Sector CIO Summit – Opinion and Review

  From Chad Vander Veen, Associate Editor of Government Technology, who just attended the Summit, t...

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Friday, March 06, 2009

Gupta and Larry King Chat – I’ll Stay Where I’m At Gupta and Larry King Chat – I’ll Stay Where I’m At

Use the link to read the entire article.  I might guess a pay cut to go along with the title maybe could have some influence as well as the...

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Friday, March 06, 2009

Dennis Quaid Returns to Hospital – Discussion on Oprah March 10, 2009 Dennis Quaid Returns to Hospital – Discussion on Oprah March 10, 2009

Two of the biggest causes today for medical errors are lack of information and distraction, yes di...

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Friday, March 06, 2009

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Trimming Expenses - Boston Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Trimming Expenses - Boston

If you have kept up on the news of late, some of the hospitals in the Boston area were caught up in...

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Friday, March 06, 2009

FDA Fast Track Process – Perhaps in Need of a New Business Model FDA Fast Track Process – Perhaps in Need of a New Business Model

If you read this entire article entirely, what a mess.  Every device is different and there’s a lim...

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Friday, March 06, 2009

NIH Posts Call for $200M in Stimulus Grants – Electronic Health Data to be Considered as Well NIH Posts Call for $200M in Stimulus Grants – Electronic Health Data to be Considered as Well

The deadline is the end of April 2009 for those under the Stimulus Grants.  Read the last sentence ...

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Friday, March 06, 2009

Cedars-Sinai Goes Live with the full Epic revenue cycle suite – Health IT Cedars-Sinai Goes Live with the full Epic revenue cycle suite – Health IT

This was quick work by their CIO who only left Boston to come to Cedar Sinai about 2-3 years ago fr...

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Thursday, March 05, 2009

Nancy-Ann DeParle and Kathleen Sebelius – Business Intelligence? Nancy-Ann DeParle and Kathleen Sebelius – Business Intelligence?

I hope we have 2 individuals with some brass tactics experience with Health IT here.  The responsibi...

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Thursday, March 05, 2009
 
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