Chiropractor Files Class Action Breach of Contract Lawsuit Against Safeco Car Insurance – Use of Ingenix Data Base Claimants Were Paid Less Chiropractor Files Class Action Breach of Contract Lawsuit Against Safeco Car Insurance – Use of Ingenix Data Base Claimants Were Paid Less

This appears to have been started back in 2005 and recently upon changing the case it is now a brea...

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Monday, October 26, 2009

Memorial Hermann Healthcare System Using IPhone with Microsoft Exchange and More Memorial Hermann Healthcare System Using IPhone with Microsoft Exchange and More

I remember when the phone first came out, I wondered how long before Outlook Exchange would be supp...

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Monday, October 26, 2009

Consumer Laser Market Growing and Cosmetic Surgeons Not Too Happy – Laser Hairbrushes and More Consumer Laser Market Growing and Cosmetic Surgeons Not Too Happy – Laser Hairbrushes and More

As the article states, most of the products are ones that operate as a lesser power or strength tha...

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Monday, October 26, 2009

Something Different – The World’s Oldest Dog – A Dachshund Something Different – The World’s Oldest Dog – A Dachshund

Ok well he’s a mix, but I’m partial to these guys!  Times have been a bit stressful lately, so time out for some dog stuff:) Here’s some...

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Monday, October 26, 2009

Orange County (The OC) Finally to Have H1N1 (Swine) Flu Vaccine Public Clinics Orange County (The OC) Finally to Have H1N1 (Swine) Flu Vaccine Public Clinics

So far the FluMist is available to children and adults who care for children, others are asked to wa...

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Monday, October 26, 2009

Chuck Grassley’s Questions for Health IT – He Should Use Social Networks As Most of His Answers Can Be Found There Chuck Grassley’s Questions for Health IT – He Should Use Social Networks As Most of His Answers Can Be Found There

Financial incentives may be an area though not covered by Social Networks but after reading the res...

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Monday, October 26, 2009

NoMoreClipboard PHR Helping Patients Manage Diabetes – Howard University Hospital Washington DC NoMoreClipboard PHR Helping Patients Manage Diabetes – Howard University Hospital Washington DC

I remember back at HIMMs 2008 running across the booth for NoMoreClipboard.  At the time they we...

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Monday, October 26, 2009

6 Harvard University Researchers Drank Poisoned Coffee – Treated at the Hospital 6 Harvard University Researchers Drank Poisoned Coffee – Treated at the Hospital

This is a strange story, but good in the fact that nobody was seriously hurt from the poisoning, whi...

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Sunday, October 25, 2009

BlueCross Blue Shield Office in Tennessee Received Bomb Threats – Nothing Found BlueCross Blue Shield Office in Tennessee Received Bomb Threats – Nothing Found

All employees were evacuated and later returned to work, and with 5 buildings this sounds like a su...

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Saturday, October 24, 2009

Windows 7 Will be an Asset and Improvement for Healthcare Software Applications – Touchscreen PCs Windows 7 Will be an Asset and Improvement for Healthcare Software Applications – Touchscreen PCs

I have used a Tablet PC with touchscreen and now I don’t know how to live without it, so with touc...

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Saturday, October 24, 2009

Staying Alive – Dr. Craig Freied Co-Founder of (Azyxxi) Microsoft Amalga And Hospital Safety (ABC 20/20) Staying Alive – Dr. Craig Freied Co-Founder of (Azyxxi) Microsoft Amalga And Hospital Safety (ABC 20/20)

To bring you up to date if you are not familiar with Amalga, it is currently one of the Healthcare ...

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Saturday, October 24, 2009

Take Healthcare Out of the Hospital States Internist From Non Profit Exploring Disruptive Innovations Take Healthcare Out of the Hospital States Internist From Non Profit Exploring Disruptive Innovations

He makes some very good points on some disruptive technologies that have entered healthcare, like M...

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Saturday, October 24, 2009

Sad Economic Times for Seniors - 70 Year Old Man with Oxygen Tank Robs Bank and Gets Away Sad Economic Times for Seniors - 70 Year Old Man with Oxygen Tank Robs Bank and Gets Away

This happened in San Diego and is on the FBI list.  This is sad as more thank likely are trying to s...

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Saturday, October 24, 2009

Health Insurance Business Intelligence “Scoring” Algorithms Interfering with Human Morals Health Insurance Business Intelligence “Scoring” Algorithms Interfering with Human Morals

We keep hearing these outrageous stories on the news all the time.  The first is a woman who is tol...

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Saturday, October 24, 2009

Metro Health Village Using Thin Clients for Hospital Health IT – Epic Records System Metro Health Village Using Thin Clients for Hospital Health IT – Epic Records System

They have 6 individuals maintaining about 4000 back end sessions.  If you are not familiar with thi...

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Saturday, October 24, 2009

Overcrowding Continues at County USC Hospital – Los Angeles Overcrowding Continues at County USC Hospital – Los Angeles

This is the brand new, state of the art facility that opened earlier this year.  The hospital has 6...

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Saturday, October 24, 2009

AssureRx Test Now Available – Genomic Information For Prescribing Psychiatric Medicine AssureRx Test Now Available – Genomic Information For Prescribing Psychiatric Medicine

The results are completely private and use a web-based program to locate.  This somewhat a first mo...

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Saturday, October 24, 2009

New Tri-Care Contracts – I May Lose My Physician (Comment from a Reader) New Tri-Care Contracts – I May Lose My Physician (Comment from a Reader)

This was actually a comment on one of my posts relating to the new Tri-Care contracts.  As you can s...

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Friday, October 23, 2009

TriZetto Announces New Feature for Personal Health Records – Auto Populated for the Consumer But Payer Access for Eligibility Questions from Providers TriZetto Announces New Feature for Personal Health Records – Auto Populated for the Consumer But Payer Access for Eligibility Questions from Providers

I hope I am reading this correctly, you get the benefit of an auto populated PHR, but in essence it ...

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Friday, October 23, 2009
 
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