Physicians Need to be Involved in Social Media Physicians Need to be Involved in Social Media

This is a brief video of the opening comments of a lecture given by the Texas Medical Association.  We don’t get to hear the entire present...

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Friday, May 01, 2009

Tests confirm Flu transfer in UK – He Had not Been to Mexico But His Friends Had Just Returned Tests confirm Flu transfer in UK – He Had not Been to Mexico But His Friends Had Just Returned

He describes how he felt and about how he caught it from friends who had recently returned from Mex...

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Friday, May 01, 2009

Microsoft Emergency Operation Center – Free Help for Mexico and WHO Microsoft Emergency Operation Center – Free Help for Mexico and WHO

Microsoft working with WHO to help out with free data assistance.  The websites are getting over lo...

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Friday, May 01, 2009

NHS in the UK issues warning to Cerner and iSoft Contractor NHS in the UK issues warning to Cerner and iSoft Contractor

Just recently in the news there was also a situation in Chicago that questioned a Cerner installati...

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Friday, May 01, 2009

Los Angeles and Other Major Metropolitan Area ER Rooms are Busy with Patients Fearing Flu Los Angeles and Other Major Metropolitan Area ER Rooms are Busy with Patients Fearing Flu

As of today, the status of the flu has not been changed so we are still as listed yesterday.  Aware...

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Friday, May 01, 2009

Read the Medical Quack in other languages – Microsoft Translation Services Read the Medical Quack in other languages – Microsoft Translation Services

Thanks once again to all my readers.  I added one additional feature for those who want to read the ...

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Friday, May 01, 2009

Read the Medical Quack in other languages – Microsoft Translation Services Read the Medical Quack in other languages – Microsoft Translation Services

Thanks once again to all my readers.  I added one additional feature for those who want to read the ...

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Friday, May 01, 2009

Two probable swine flu cases found in Irvine, CA- Update Two probable swine flu cases found in Irvine, CA- Update

The test results should be in soon to confirm.  Neither individual knew the other one and both had ...

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Thursday, April 30, 2009

Hospital MRI and Other Medical Devices Infected with Conficker Virus – FDA Required 90 Day Notice before Windows Update Patch Could be Applied Hospital MRI and Other Medical Devices Infected with Conficker Virus – FDA Required 90 Day Notice before Windows Update Patch Could be Applied

This is an interesting story all the way around.  First of all I hope all the medical devices found ...

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Thursday, April 30, 2009

Amalga at El Camino Hospital Helping to Monitor the Status of Swine Flu – everyone can use Virtual Earth for Global Tracking Amalga at El Camino Hospital Helping to Monitor the Status of Swine Flu – everyone can use Virtual Earth for Global Tracking

Yesterday I posted about Microsoft Amalga and the New Life Sciences software to be added.  I mention...

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Thursday, April 30, 2009

Swine flu Moving Closer to Orange County, CA – One probable case at Cal State Long Beach Swine flu Moving Closer to Orange County, CA – One probable case at Cal State Long Beach

This is California, the Long Beach campus gave out masks and flooded with news, but few were wearing...

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Thursday, April 30, 2009

Chief Complaint Swine Flu -Video from Mexico Chief Complaint Swine Flu -Video from Mexico

CNN put out a video showing what it looks like in Mexico, including a hospital and how healthcare professionals are reacting and treating pa...

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Thursday, April 30, 2009

Security tightened over data loss – Flash Drives Can be One of HealthCare’s Biggest Nightmares Security tightened over data loss – Flash Drives Can be One of HealthCare’s Biggest Nightmares

This even happened in the UK, but it can happen anywhere.  I have seen it here, flash drives lost c...

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Thursday, April 30, 2009

Microsoft's Tellme Voice Service For Windows Mobile Cell Phones Coming Soon Microsoft's Tellme Voice Service For Windows Mobile Cell Phones Coming Soon

This is great news for the new operating system for Windows Mobile.  I use a Windows Mobile Cell Ph...

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Thursday, April 30, 2009

Making Money from the Swine Flu – Shirts and Games Appear on the Web Making Money from the Swine Flu – Shirts and Games Appear on the Web

With the way advertising works today and the internet, it didn’t take long for shirts and games to ...

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Thursday, April 30, 2009

California Outpatient Centers Offering 23andMe Genome Service California Outpatient Centers Offering 23andMe Genome Service

This shows a clear new effort to help educate patients on what their genetic background could hold ...

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Thursday, April 30, 2009

First Death Victim of Swine Flu in US was visiting from Mexico First Death Victim of Swine Flu in US was visiting from Mexico

The State of Texas is especially on alert with those crossing over the border.  BD HOUSTON — A 23-month-old boy from Mexico City becam...

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Thursday, April 30, 2009

Dr. Sanjay Gupta in Mexico – Masks are Everywhere Dr. Sanjay Gupta in Mexico – Masks are Everywhere

This is also very interesting what he has to say about the strain, and what makes up the composition...

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Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Dendreon Day - What Got People More Excited, the Announcement or the Stock? Dendreon Day - What Got People More Excited, the Announcement or the Stock?

A current treatment, docetaxel (Taxotere) has some pretty bad side effects, but Provenge can extend...

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Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Global Map to View Swine Flu Alerts – HealthMap for Global Disease Global Map to View Swine Flu Alerts – HealthMap for Global Disease

The site will give a quick visual on where Swine Flu is and has been reported.  This is what it look...

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Tuesday, April 28, 2009

What’s a Drug Rep’s Worst Enemy – A Computer, Maybe? What’s a Drug Rep’s Worst Enemy – A Computer, Maybe?

According to this study, the virtual reps with the e-promotions are turning out to be a bit more po...

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Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Microsoft Introduces Groundbreaking Technology – Amalga Life Sciences Software Microsoft Introduces Groundbreaking Technology – Amalga Life Sciences Software

There’s quite a bit going on this week, and one expo in particular is the Annual Bio-IT Conference...

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Tuesday, April 28, 2009
 
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