Tracking Medical Device Recalls – Sounds Like A Good Place for a Microsoft Tag Data Base at the FDA Tracking Medical Device Recalls – Sounds Like A Good Place for a Microsoft Tag Data Base at the FDA

This is a fairly simple answer that could keep a tags listed  in a data base that anyone could acc...

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Monday, October 05, 2009

Doctor Goes to the ER Room – His Story About Over Diagnosing First Hand as the Patient Doctor Goes to the ER Room – His Story About Over Diagnosing First Hand as the Patient

This is an interesting post from a doctor who himself was put through the hoops of what we might ca...

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Monday, October 05, 2009

SonoSite Introduces New Smaller FDA Approved Mobile Ultra Sound Device and Software SonoSite Introduces New Smaller FDA Approved Mobile Ultra Sound Device and Software

The first time I remembered seeing their product was in the images on a post about the new LAC/USC H...

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Monday, October 05, 2009

Allergan Suing the FDA – Wants Off Label Ban for Botox Removed Allergan Suing the FDA – Wants Off Label Ban for Botox Removed

Less than 2 weeks ago Wyeth filed suit against the FDA and a generic manufacturer of one of their ...

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Monday, October 05, 2009

AthenaHealth Pays 30 Million for Business Intelligence Anodyne Health Software AthenaHealth Pays 30 Million for Business Intelligence Anodyne Health Software

We keep seeing more business intelligence software working it’s way into healthcare.  Anodyne is a s...

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Monday, October 05, 2009

Nuance Purchases ECopy Imaging and Scanning Software Nuance Purchases ECopy Imaging and Scanning Software

The software reminds me of Paperport in concept with being able to use the desktop software and cha...

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Monday, October 05, 2009

'Dead Peasant' Life Insurance Policies - Human Hedge Funds The Next Bond Issues 'Dead Peasant' Life Insurance Policies - Human Hedge Funds The Next Bond Issues

Not too long ago I wrote about the next step that migrates from “dead peasant” life insurance poli...

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Sunday, October 04, 2009

Designing Drugs and Their Antidotes Together To Improve Care – Aptamer Technology Designing Drugs and Their Antidotes Together To Improve Care – Aptamer Technology

RNA-based aptamer technology is a new approach to make safer drugs, and allows for the creation of...

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Sunday, October 04, 2009

HHS Attempts Clarifications on GINA – Time to Further Confuse This Issue Too With Insurance Access? HHS Attempts Clarifications on GINA – Time to Further Confuse This Issue Too With Insurance Access?

The fines for doing so could easily be upgraded as for a $500.00 fine, their algorithms ran for ris...

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Sunday, October 04, 2009

Texas begins $3 billion Project in Cancer Research and Development Texas begins $3 billion Project in Cancer Research and Development

Texas is also talking about creating the first statewide clinical trial network.  Around  $260 milli...

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Sunday, October 04, 2009

CIGNA: An Example of Red Tape and Denied Claims for Children Surviving Cancer CIGNA: An Example of Red Tape and Denied Claims for Children Surviving Cancer

This video is a good example of a woman needing care for her children that are cancer survivors.  With changes at work, she was given CIGNA ...

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Sunday, October 04, 2009

Blue Cross Physicians Warning – Potential Data Breach With Stolen Laptop Computer Blue Cross Physicians Warning – Potential Data Breach With Stolen Laptop Computer

According to this article, all it took was for one employee not to follow procedure with encryption ...

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Saturday, October 03, 2009

Outlook Add In – Remove Duplicates and More With RIA Media Outlook Add In – Remove Duplicates and More With RIA Media

This is a free add on for Outlook and I have been using it for a while and it works great.  As ever...

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Saturday, October 03, 2009

Vets Happy with Their “Socialized Medicine” Vets Happy with Their “Socialized Medicine”

For the doctor side of things, no threats of malpractice and oh yes, the billing nightmares are gon...

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Friday, October 02, 2009

Need Some Extra Wireless Security at The Hospital – Paint The Place With Anti-Wi-Fi Paint Need Some Extra Wireless Security at The Hospital – Paint The Place With Anti-Wi-Fi Paint

Of course this sounds like it could uses in many places, such as movie theaters too, quiet those dar...

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Friday, October 02, 2009

Congressman Alan Grayson on the Floor of the House of Representatives Congressman Alan Grayson on the Floor of the House of Representatives

This is right on the bottom line stating you have to get poor enough to get government healthcare if you are in the middle.  Even if you go ...

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Friday, October 02, 2009

Francis Collins, Head of the National Institute of Health Appears on the Colbert Report Francis Collins, Head of the National Institute of Health Appears on the Colbert Report

This is funny, he says he failed being qualified to serve on a “death panel”….Colbert wants stem cel...

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Friday, October 02, 2009

HIT –KP HealthConnect from Kaiser Permanente Utilized to Identify and Cut Stroke/Heart Attacks HIT –KP HealthConnect from Kaiser Permanente Utilized to Identify and Cut Stroke/Heart Attacks

A Kaiser Permanente study proves the use of electronic health records and predictive modeling techno...

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Friday, October 02, 2009

Bayer Is Sued Over Labeling Stating It Helps Prevent Prostate Cancer – One A Day Bayer Is Sued Over Labeling Stating It Helps Prevent Prostate Cancer – One A Day

Back in June they were threatened with a suit so here we are in October with no action, so here goes...

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Friday, October 02, 2009

HealthCare on Television – CSY NY “Gravedigger” Out for Revenge HealthCare on Television – CSY NY “Gravedigger” Out for Revenge

I happened to be watching CSI-NY this week and it also was about healthcare, well a scary story abou...

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Friday, October 02, 2009

Jon Stewart Talks about HealthCare Reform and The Democratic Super Majority Jon Stewart Talks about HealthCare Reform and The Democratic Super Majority

I think Jon has figured this out for us on the Public Option for Healthcare Reform, don’t use the te...

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Friday, October 02, 2009

Homeland Security Publishes Educational Video About Swine Flu Preparedness Homeland Security Publishes Educational Video About Swine Flu Preparedness

Well if Homeland Security can get by with it, I guess I can use the term Swine Flu too, but what thi...

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Thursday, October 01, 2009
 
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