FDA Approves One More Statin to Battle Cholesterol FDA Approves One More Statin to Battle Cholesterol

The normal side effects of statins are here, muscle pain, back pain, joint pain and constipation.  ...

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Tuesday, August 04, 2009

Free Faxing Service – 3 Page Limit for Free and 2 Faxes a Day Free Faxing Service – 3 Page Limit for Free and 2 Faxes a Day

Do you have an occasional need to send a fax?  With this service you can do just that with no charge...

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Tuesday, August 04, 2009

House Calls - Physicians Can Accept Credit Cards with an iPhone and other Cell phones with GoPayment House Calls - Physicians Can Accept Credit Cards with an iPhone and other Cell phones with GoPayment

If you are a doctor making house calls, this may have some interest for collecting payments, as it ...

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Tuesday, August 04, 2009

Medical Capital Holdings Closed by Federal Judge – IHHI Hospitals Waiting Outcome Medical Capital Holdings Closed by Federal Judge – IHHI Hospitals Waiting Outcome

If you have kept up on news related articles over the last couple years, this hospital chain has ha...

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Tuesday, August 04, 2009

HHS Sponsoring a “Code-A-Thon” to improve the CONNECT Gateway – Health Information Exchange HHS Sponsoring a “Code-A-Thon” to improve the CONNECT Gateway – Health Information Exchange

This is an effort to meet face to face and perhaps work out some bugs, as we all know with software...

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Tuesday, August 04, 2009

Congressional Town Hall Meetings Get Cancelled – Angry and Outraged Constituents Congressional Town Hall Meetings Get Cancelled – Angry and Outraged Constituents

There’s a lot on the table today and things are getting rowdy as citizens want reform, especially i...

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Tuesday, August 04, 2009

Where Are the PHR Mentors – Education Required as the Arizona Senior Project is Finding Out with Little Participation Where Are the PHR Mentors – Education Required as the Arizona Senior Project is Finding Out with Little Participation

I am a big proponent of personal health records, and speaking first hand with helping my mother who ...

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Tuesday, August 04, 2009

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Missouri Using Twitter and Facebook Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Missouri Using Twitter and Facebook

Not too long ago I posted about another division of Blue Cross scanning Twitter and you can read at ...

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Tuesday, August 04, 2009

Health Insurance Exchanges in the Picture for Reform? Health Insurance Exchanges in the Picture for Reform?

Many have tried and failed in this area, due to members going outside and negotiating their own agr...

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Tuesday, August 04, 2009

A Semi-automatic Taser with 3 Shots – Are These Really Safe? A Semi-automatic Taser with 3 Shots – Are These Really Safe?

Are these really safe with no after effects?  This is an interesting video with 3 volunteers, all women, who get a jolt.  Afterwards they ar...

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Monday, August 03, 2009

UnitedHealthcare To Offer Quicken Health Expense Tracker to 700,000 Employer Health Plan Enrollees UnitedHealthcare To Offer Quicken Health Expense Tracker to 700,000 Employer Health Plan Enrollees

The collaboration was created by Ingenix (who just received a big contract in the state of Washing...

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Monday, August 03, 2009

Americans United for Change – Commercial that Takes on the Insurers Americans United for Change – Commercial that Takes on the Insurers

This one uses Cigna as the example here with earnings and asks why the Republicans don’t want change.  I can almost bet there will be more t...

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Monday, August 03, 2009

Surgery to Become Taller – Cosmetic Limb Lengthening (CLL) Surgery to Become Taller – Cosmetic Limb Lengthening (CLL)

Vanity hurts, well in this case it does as this procedure is pretty severe.  Muscles, nerves, tend...

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Sunday, August 02, 2009

Medical Marijuana In Los Angeles – Thriving and Growing and Users Don’t Mind Taxing It Medical Marijuana In Los Angeles – Thriving and Growing and Users Don’t Mind Taxing It

A good video from CBS News that looks at how the business is thriving in California.  In Oakland, ev...

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Sunday, August 02, 2009

TrialX Mobile – Find Clinical Trials with an IPhone Coming Soon with Work in Progress TrialX Mobile – Find Clinical Trials with an IPhone Coming Soon with Work in Progress

If you are a regular reader of this blog, you may have noticed the widget on the page that allows yo...

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Sunday, August 02, 2009

YouSendIt for Outlook – Built in Secure Sending of Large Attachments with Email YouSendIt for Outlook – Built in Secure Sending of Large Attachments with Email

This is a great add on for Outlook, YouSendIt, and I use it when I have those occasional large file...

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Sunday, August 02, 2009

Connecticut’s Stamford Hospital Selects eClinicalWorks To Connect Physicians - Software as a Service Connecticut’s Stamford Hospital Selects eClinicalWorks To Connect Physicians - Software as a Service

The hospital is offering the physicians an opportunity to use the software from eClinical as a subsi...

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Sunday, August 02, 2009

Aetna to Acquire Horizon Behavioral Services – Provider of of Employee Assistance Programs for Employers Aetna to Acquire Horizon Behavioral Services – Provider of of Employee Assistance Programs for Employers

If your company participates in a wellness program you could already be familiar with the company an...

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Sunday, August 02, 2009

Psych Drugs Gaining Widespread Acceptance – Study Shows Growing Number of Americans Like Them? Psych Drugs Gaining Widespread Acceptance – Study Shows Growing Number of Americans Like Them?

This study certainly is interesting with publishing some consumer perceptions and the change of par...

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Sunday, August 02, 2009

UBS in Switzerland will not pay fine in U.S. Evasion Settlement – Names To Be Released, Healthcare Bankers Leave to Work for Competitor UBS in Switzerland will not pay fine in U.S. Evasion Settlement – Names To Be Released, Healthcare Bankers Leave to Work for Competitor

It appears we will have some insight with which US firms have money in Swiss banks, or at least one...

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Sunday, August 02, 2009
 
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