AstraZeneca Moves Drug Production to China Leaving the UK AstraZeneca Moves Drug Production to China Leaving the UK

Not too long ago I posted about Astra Zeneca dismissing all their pharmaceutical representatives in...

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Saturday, November 28, 2009

Microsoft Launches Pinpoint Website – Find Experts, Applications and Professional Services Microsoft Launches Pinpoint Website – Find Experts, Applications and Professional Services

This certainly does the job and I did a quick search myself for healthcare business intelligence ...

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Friday, November 27, 2009

Rotating Hospital Bed RotoProne Helped Patient Recover from H1N1 (Swine) Flu Rotating Hospital Bed RotoProne Helped Patient Recover from H1N1 (Swine) Flu

The patient had a very severe case of the Swine Flu and with moving the patient around in this spec...

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Friday, November 27, 2009

LA Council Still Unsettled about Marijuana Dispensaries – Cash Is Ok, Security Guards Needed, Has to be Grown Locally, and Cap on Wages Earned at 100k a Year LA Council Still Unsettled about Marijuana Dispensaries – Cash Is Ok, Security Guards Needed, Has to be Grown Locally, and Cap on Wages Earned at 100k a Year

When you read all of this, they are spending a lot of time on this subject.  The guards are to be u...

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Thursday, November 26, 2009

Something To Be Thankful About, I Think  – The Return of the Zeppelins Flying Over Los Angeles Something To Be Thankful About, I Think – The Return of the Zeppelins Flying Over Los Angeles

Thanksgiving Day is a good time to post something besides the usual healthcare articles and this one...

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Thursday, November 26, 2009

Hospital Fires 16 Employees For Violating Privacy Laws in Houston Hospital Fires 16 Employees For Violating Privacy Laws in Houston

The hospital had a victim that had been on the news and according to this article there were individ...

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Thursday, November 26, 2009

The Innovation Learning Network – Major Healthcare Organizations Working Together with “Design Thinking” The Innovation Learning Network – Major Healthcare Organizations Working Together with “Design Thinking”

First of all I want to say thanks for the acknowledgement of my interview with Chris McCarthy of Kai...

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Thursday, November 26, 2009

General Mills Responds to FDA Stating Study Shows that Cheerios Does Lower Cholesterol General Mills Responds to FDA Stating Study Shows that Cheerios Does Lower Cholesterol

The conversation goes on and General Mills is pretty confident in their answer with the study they q...

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Thursday, November 26, 2009

Cloud Services from Microsoft – Azure Services Platform Announced Cloud Services from Microsoft – Azure Services Platform Announced

(Hard Hat Area) Here’s a bit more about Azure, the “cloud” from Microsoft.  In the press release it ...

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Thursday, November 26, 2009

BioAbsorbable Stents – Clinical Trial Results from Abbott on Treating Coronary Artery Disease BioAbsorbable Stents – Clinical Trial Results from Abbott on Treating Coronary Artery Disease

We all know about biodegradable, well here’s the stent of the future design, it grown on you, litera...

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Thursday, November 26, 2009

High Performance Hearing Aides – The Ears Go Digital Too with Acoustic Algorithms High Performance Hearing Aides – The Ears Go Digital Too with Acoustic Algorithms

This is for the hard of hearing empowered patients to empower their ears (grin).  It has a total of ...

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Thursday, November 26, 2009

Dodge Is Using Microsoft Tags To Give Away Prizes – Why Can’t the FDA Use the Same Technology for Medical Device Information And Save Lives? Dodge Is Using Microsoft Tags To Give Away Prizes – Why Can’t the FDA Use the Same Technology for Medical Device Information And Save Lives?

If you are a regular reader of this blog you know I have suggested this before and even sent it off ...

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Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Money Driven Medicine The Documentary – Streaming During the Month of November So You Can Watch for Free Money Driven Medicine The Documentary – Streaming During the Month of November So You Can Watch for Free

I should have been on to this sooner, but thank goodness for Twitter as I received a message about i...

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Tuesday, November 24, 2009

10 More Patients at Los Angeles Hospital Get CT Radiation Overdose 10 More Patients at Los Angeles Hospital Get CT Radiation Overdose

This time it is not Cedars but a hospital in the Glendale, CA area and a lot less patients, but that...

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Tuesday, November 24, 2009

CSI Miami – David Caruso Tells Suspect Business Owner “Get a Better Health Insurance Plan For Your Employees” CSI Miami – David Caruso Tells Suspect Business Owner “Get a Better Health Insurance Plan For Your Employees”

Healthcare reform is all over the place and even seen on television these days.  When did you expect...

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Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Medical Tourism – Inside and Outside the US Creating Pricing Competition Among Hospitals Medical Tourism – Inside and Outside the US Creating Pricing Competition Among Hospitals

Everyone seems to think of medical tourism as jumping on a plane and going to a foreign country, no...

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Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Community Strains of MRSA on the rise in Hospitals With Outpatients – Study Community Strains of MRSA on the rise in Hospitals With Outpatients – Study

The community strain, picked up outside of hospitals according to the study is one more battle for ...

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Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Health IT Buzz – HHS Launches Healthcare Blog to Communicate with Dr. Blumenthal Health IT Buzz – HHS Launches Healthcare Blog to Communicate with Dr. Blumenthal

David Blumenthal, the National Coordinator for Health IT has created a blog now for comments and di...

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Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Innovation and Learning at Kaiser Permanente – Interview With Chris McCarthy Innovation and Learning at Kaiser Permanente – Interview With Chris McCarthy

This week I had the chance to speak with Chris McCarthy, Innovation Learning Network Director and In...

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Tuesday, November 24, 2009
 
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