The Athena Breast Health Study – Collaboration to Revolutionize Care for Breast Cancer Patients The Athena Breast Health Study – Collaboration to Revolutionize Care for Breast Cancer Patients

This is a long term study to follow the lives of women diagnosed with breast cancer throughout sever...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

ER Doctor Steals Rolex leaves patient to Die – Nurse’s Observations and Actions Helped Find the Watch ER Doctor Steals Rolex leaves patient to Die – Nurse’s Observations and Actions Helped Find the Watch

This is one of those bizarre sad tales, how in the world would a doctor do this?  The nurses were r...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Microsoft Security Essentials – Free Anti Virus Protection Available for Download Microsoft Security Essentials – Free Anti Virus Protection Available for Download

Now there is absolutely no good reason not to have good free anti virus protection for your computer...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Use Twitter to Save Money on your Healthcare – Quick and Simple Format for Answers AskCH Use Twitter to Save Money on your Healthcare – Quick and Simple Format for Answers AskCH

Here’s another new creative way to get quick healthcare information from Twitter.  You can find the...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Senate panel Votes Negative on Public Insurance Option – They Don’t Understand The Algorithms Senate panel Votes Negative on Public Insurance Option – They Don’t Understand The Algorithms

Yesterday I made a post after looking around the internet to see what picketing, marches, etc. were...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Nuance Announces New Version of eScription Platform for Computer Aided Medical Transcription Nuance Announces New Version of eScription Platform for Computer Aided Medical Transcription

Nuance has an update on their hospital speech recognition services, hospitals are saving money...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

HeartStart Defibrillator Recall - Phillips HeartStart Defibrillator Recall - Phillips

If you are affected and have one of these models you have a choice it appears of a new model replac...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Fitbit Wireless Device Monitors your Daily Activity and Movements Released Fitbit Wireless Device Monitors your Daily Activity and Movements Released

We are starting to see more devices now that have wireless and use accelerometers to create data rep...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Insurance Companies Under Attack with Lawsuits – Generated by Their Algorithms Insurance Companies Under Attack with Lawsuits – Generated by Their Algorithms

What is at the bottom of all of this, the same thing I keep talking about all throughout this blog, ...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Hologic ThinPrep Imaging System Gets CE Mark for Cervical Cancer Detection Hologic ThinPrep Imaging System Gets CE Mark for Cervical Cancer Detection

This is not a huge story for us here, but in Europe the product now has approval, for the dual syste...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Will We Ever Settle the Cell Phone/Cancer Debate – Many Medical Devices Talk to Phones Will We Ever Settle the Cell Phone/Cancer Debate – Many Medical Devices Talk to Phones

This has me curious with all the medical devices that now connect and send data to a cell phone, how will we be able to send data if they a...

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Monday, September 28, 2009

Healthcare – Who’s Picketing This Week, Where and Who Healthcare – Who’s Picketing This Week, Where and Who

With all the unrest and discussions on healthcare reform, I decided to take a quick look around the ...

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Monday, September 28, 2009

New CPT Codes for H1N1 Flu Immunizations – Effective Immediately New CPT Codes for H1N1 Flu Immunizations – Effective Immediately

This is good information if you want to bill and get paid for H1N1 Vaccines provided to patients.  O...

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Monday, September 28, 2009

Xerox to buy Affiliated Computer Services – Health IT Business Intelligence and Outsourcing Xerox to buy Affiliated Computer Services – Health IT Business Intelligence and Outsourcing

Mergers and acquisitions continue in healthcare, especially in the Health IT area.  Xerox is making...

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Monday, September 28, 2009

Wrong Phone/Fax Number Leads to Security Breach – and Keeps Happening Wrong Phone/Fax Number Leads to Security Breach – and Keeps Happening

This one sounds like someone is too lazy to change the auto dial number in their Fax machine, in th...

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Monday, September 28, 2009

Dr. Oz on The Shame of Breaking Records in Houston – The Real Disaster of Health Insurance Dr. Oz on The Shame of Breaking Records in Houston – The Real Disaster of Health Insurance

This is from the Huffington Post today where Dr. Oz contributes.  Is this the future of healthcar...

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Monday, September 28, 2009

Hoag Hospital Foundation – The Future of HealthCare InTouch Health Technologies Hoag Hospital Foundation – The Future of HealthCare InTouch Health Technologies

I received an email today from the foundation about their upcoming event and thought this was worth ...

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Monday, September 28, 2009
 
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