“Maybe The Real Problem With The Economy Is That It Doesn't Need You Anymore – Opinion” “Maybe The Real Problem With The Economy Is That It Doesn't Need You Anymore – Opinion”

This is a real thought provoking article and offers some very scary ideas, but some thoughts are th...

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Saturday, September 26, 2009

United HealthCare Purchase of HealthNet in the Northeast Did Not Include Transfer of Employees United HealthCare Purchase of HealthNet in the Northeast Did Not Include Transfer of Employees

This is an exact part of healthcare reform that is posing questions, are there enough competitors in...

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Saturday, September 26, 2009

Sleep Labs – Will Tele-Sleep Monitoring Phase Some Out Now that CPT Codes And Insurance Coverage is Expanding for Home Units Sleep Labs – Will Tele-Sleep Monitoring Phase Some Out Now that CPT Codes And Insurance Coverage is Expanding for Home Units

The WatchPAT already has approval from CMS and now has a CPT Code to bill.  Blue Cross has also sta...

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Saturday, September 26, 2009

Men’s Underwear Algorithmic Sales Reports as an Economic Indicator? Men’s Underwear Algorithmic Sales Reports as an Economic Indicator?

This article from the New York Times discusses what is being used indicators, and reflects back on ...

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Saturday, September 26, 2009

'The Dr. Oz Show' and the National Association of Free Clinics Host One Day of Free Public HealthCare 'The Dr. Oz Show' and the National Association of Free Clinics Host One Day of Free Public HealthCare

This is happening in Houston today, to help those who do not have insurance and will be televised o...

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Saturday, September 26, 2009

Look Into Your Eyes – How Sick are You, Do the Eyes Have It?  1.3M Pixels Portable Digital USB Iriscope Look Into Your Eyes – How Sick are You, Do the Eyes Have It? 1.3M Pixels Portable Digital USB Iriscope

Iridology is a holistic approach in some circles and you can read more here at the International So...

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Saturday, September 26, 2009

Gym Weights Cut From Man's Genitals – This Part of the Body Was Not Designed to Lift Weights Gym Weights Cut From Man's Genitals – This Part of the Body Was Not Designed to Lift Weights

Only in the OC….this is a very unusual story and embarrassing to say the least.  Did he somehow rea...

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Saturday, September 26, 2009

ER Room at Los Angeles Hospital Shuts Down – Shortage of Nurses Sick with the Flu ER Room at Los Angeles Hospital Shuts Down – Shortage of Nurses Sick with the Flu

State Health inspectors at work in Los Angeles county, not enough help in the ER, one nurse couldn’...

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Saturday, September 26, 2009

Colbert Interviews Michael Moore  - Talks About Bundling aka Those Algorithms To Create Markets Colbert Interviews Michael Moore - Talks About Bundling aka Those Algorithms To Create Markets

14,000 people every day lose their health insurance and medical bills are causing individuals to lose their homes, bankruptcy and defaulting...

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Saturday, September 26, 2009

Why the Dow is Hitting 10,000 Even When Consumers Can't Buy and Afford Healthcare Why the Dow is Hitting 10,000 Even When Consumers Can't Buy and Afford Healthcare

This is a good question and I’ll offer a link as an example here: http://www.massdevice.com/news/hedge-fund-continues-profit-nxstage-deali...

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Friday, September 25, 2009

Knee Implant Topic of Discussion at the FDA – Fast Track Approval Processes Knee Implant Topic of Discussion at the FDA – Fast Track Approval Processes

I’m sure this won’t be the last device process that is questioned, but the good news today is techn...

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Friday, September 25, 2009

Sequencing Wars in San Diego - Life Tech and Illumina Battle over Intellectual Property Sequencing Wars in San Diego - Life Tech and Illumina Battle over Intellectual Property

The battle for intellectual property is building up with the companies in the sequencing business.  ...

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Friday, September 25, 2009

Congressman Culberson Posts Copy of Healthcare Bill on Internet – Using Web 2.0 Technology Congressman Culberson Posts Copy of Healthcare Bill on Internet – Using Web 2.0 Technology

I may not always agree with his platform and thoughts on everything, for one I am in California and ...

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Friday, September 25, 2009

Sequencing for Less Than $100.00 and In Less Than 10 Minutes – PayPal Co Founder Joins Halcyon Molecular Sequencing for Less Than $100.00 and In Less Than 10 Minutes – PayPal Co Founder Joins Halcyon Molecular

They are not in operation yet, but wow has this promise of cheap sequencing gone down in price once ...

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Friday, September 25, 2009

Medical Records Missing After Doctor’s Murder in Las Vegas – Sad Situation but a PHR Could Have Helped the Patients Medical Records Missing After Doctor’s Murder in Las Vegas – Sad Situation but a PHR Could Have Helped the Patients

This is indeed a sad situation and I posted about the murder here on the blog, but now here we are a...

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Friday, September 25, 2009

Mike Arrington from Tech Crunch Interviews Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer Mike Arrington from Tech Crunch Interviews Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer

This is a good interview with Mike Arrington, VC and Founder of Tech Crunch.   Guess what, he talks about the importance of the “algorithms”...

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Friday, September 25, 2009

Health Care Reform Special Report – PBS Video – High Frequency Healthcare Reform Health Care Reform Special Report – PBS Video – High Frequency Healthcare Reform

This is a good comprehensive report, including comments from members of Congress, both sides.  The c...

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Thursday, September 24, 2009

The Debate and Problems with Medicare Part D Continues… The Debate and Problems with Medicare Part D Continues…

Now the debate is whether the letters sent out by Humana were accurate.  Will Part D supplemental e...

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Thursday, September 24, 2009
 
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