Will It Blend? – iPhone in the Blender… Will It Blend? – iPhone in the Blender…

This is funny.  The channel has several videos on blending, and this one shows how an i-Phone, 3G looks after blending (grin).   BD ...

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Monday, May 25, 2009

Desperate Hospitals – May 2009 Desperate Hospitals – May 2009

  More Public Hospitals Will Face Bankruptcy   From the Wall Street Journal: He predicted that ...

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Sunday, May 24, 2009

Max Baucus – He Calls Himself The Maintenance Senator Related to Healthcare Max Baucus – He Calls Himself The Maintenance Senator Related to Healthcare

Due to Senator’s Kennedy’s Health Senator Baucus has had to pick up the ball and run, and he stated...

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Sunday, May 24, 2009

Francis Collins former head of the National Human Genome Research Institute Said to be the Top Candidate to run the NIH Francis Collins former head of the National Human Genome Research Institute Said to be the Top Candidate to run the NIH

He certainly stands to be a popular pick with emphasis on science and further research in genomics....

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Sunday, May 24, 2009

2nd Facial Transplant Patient Makes Public Appearance – Brigham and Woman’s Hospital 2nd Facial Transplant Patient Makes Public Appearance – Brigham and Woman’s Hospital

Overall he was very pleased with the 17 hour procedure.  Someday we may see faces on the waiting li...

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Sunday, May 24, 2009

If You Take the Time to Encrypt Medical Information – Don’t Tape the Passwords on the Container or Flash Drive – NHS Security Breach If You Take the Time to Encrypt Medical Information – Don’t Tape the Passwords on the Container or Flash Drive – NHS Security Breach

The NHS does a lot of things right, but a few of these types of incidents can’t help but leave egg ...

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Sunday, May 24, 2009

Wellness Programs Come in all Shapes and Sizes and Hold Financial Incentives Wellness Programs Come in all Shapes and Sizes and Hold Financial Incentives

Nobody can argue with the fact that employers who provide gyms, healthy eating advice, nurses or do...

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Sunday, May 24, 2009

Rosetta Genomics Sells Parkway Clinical Labs – Lab Facility Identifies Cancer of the Unknown Primary with Lung Tumors Rosetta Genomics Sells Parkway Clinical Labs – Lab Facility Identifies Cancer of the Unknown Primary with Lung Tumors

This is somewhat sad that the funds are not rolling in here, thus the sale of the their lab.  Back a...

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Sunday, May 24, 2009

More Face Paint Recalled – White and Yellow More Face Paint Recalled – White and Yellow

Well there goes my entertainment for the holiday weekend, (grin).  I had hoped to take up a new hob...

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Sunday, May 24, 2009

Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery Takes Leave From University – Accused of Falsifying Research Involving Injured Soldiers Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery Takes Leave From University – Accused of Falsifying Research Involving Injured Soldiers

The physician had worked at Walter Reed Hospital and 4  former colleagues accused him of falsifying...

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Sunday, May 24, 2009

California Creates Website Showing “Sticker'” Prices for 28 Surgical Procedures at Hospitals California Creates Website Showing “Sticker'” Prices for 28 Surgical Procedures at Hospitals

I have to somewhat agree with what is said here in this article, it might just confuse more than he...

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Saturday, May 23, 2009

Feds Prepare PHR Model to Educate Consumers about Privacy and other Issues Feds Prepare PHR Model to Educate Consumers about Privacy and other Issues

This sounds like a good idea in concept, but first of all we have to get people to “read”.   One ot...

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Saturday, May 23, 2009

Elizabeth Taylor Discovers Twitter from the Hospital Elizabeth Taylor Discovers Twitter from the Hospital

One more celebrity has found Twitter, from the hospital, keeping everyone updated.  BD  Who knows a hospital stay could be such a twee...

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Saturday, May 23, 2009

Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital Shrinking Lab and Research Facilities – Not Enough Grant Money to Cover all Bases Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital Shrinking Lab and Research Facilities – Not Enough Grant Money to Cover all Bases

Lower than anticipated funding from the NIH is slated as a primary reason, along with lease agreemen...

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Saturday, May 23, 2009

Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, Oprah, Ted Turner, David Rockefeller, Jr. and more – Billionaire’s Summit Meeting Held in New York Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, Oprah, Ted Turner, David Rockefeller, Jr. and more – Billionaire’s Summit Meeting Held in New York

The organizers were none other than Bill Gates and Warren Buffett for the event.   There have been m...

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Friday, May 22, 2009
 
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