White House Security Breach – Next Time Send Out Invitations Imprinted with Microsoft Tags and Scan with 2D Bar Codes on Arrival White House Security Breach – Next Time Send Out Invitations Imprinted with Microsoft Tags and Scan with 2D Bar Codes on Arrival

So far I have pretty much just seen “fun” use marketed here but why not send out invitations with a ...

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Saturday, December 05, 2009

Intel Labs Integrating 48 Cores on a Single Chip – The Cloud Computer Chip on a Network Intel Labs Integrating 48 Cores on a Single Chip – The Cloud Computer Chip on a Network

Maybe Moore’s law lives on.  This is pretty fascinating technology and the speed that it will create...

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Saturday, December 05, 2009

Hawaii Pacific Health launches MyHealthAdvantage – PHR Connecting Patients, Physicians and Hospitals Hawaii Pacific Health launches MyHealthAdvantage – PHR Connecting Patients, Physicians and Hospitals

  Hospitals and clinics are connecting in Hawaii.  Pacific Health consists of 4 hospitals and sever...

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Saturday, December 05, 2009

Healthcare Marketing – History from the Past “Incubator Babies” Exhibited at the World Fair in New York and Chicago as Side Shows Healthcare Marketing – History from the Past “Incubator Babies” Exhibited at the World Fair in New York and Chicago as Side Shows

We talk a lot today about hospital and healthcare devices and marketing.  PBS ran a series going ba...

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Saturday, December 05, 2009

Cruise ship for Medical Tourism Surgical Procedures – Fact or Fiction Cruise ship for Medical Tourism Surgical Procedures – Fact or Fiction

This is fiction but it makes you wonder where’s the next plateau on healthcare to cut costs?  Actual...

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Saturday, December 05, 2009

Why Does An Apple IMAC Needs FDA Approval for Delivery….It’s Not A Real Apple Why Does An Apple IMAC Needs FDA Approval for Delivery….It’s Not A Real Apple

This is funny, well maybe not to the person wanting his new IMAC, but after working in logistics for...

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Friday, December 04, 2009

Did You Know Today is “National Cookie Day” – Here’s an MD Who Bakes Healthy Cookies and Has Practices to Help with Diet and Obesity Did You Know Today is “National Cookie Day” – Here’s an MD Who Bakes Healthy Cookies and Has Practices to Help with Diet and Obesity

The first comment I have to make here is that this is one doctor not having to worry about low reimb...

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Friday, December 04, 2009

Therapy Versus Enhancement with Healthcare and Mobile Technology – The Horse Has Already Left the Barn Therapy Versus Enhancement with Healthcare and Mobile Technology – The Horse Has Already Left the Barn

This is a good article from the Orange County Register and it makes some very good points.  Yes the...

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Friday, December 04, 2009

24 Hour Fitness has an IPhone Application – Biometrics on the Run 24 Hour Fitness has an IPhone Application – Biometrics on the Run

The digital empire is now entering the gym, although it has already been there in other formats, but...

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Friday, December 04, 2009

SEROQUEL XR(R) FDA Approved For Add-On Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder SEROQUEL XR(R) FDA Approved For Add-On Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder

In posting this blog I somewhat seem to notice there’s been a bit of a flurry on antidepressants be...

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Friday, December 04, 2009

U.S. Health IT Office Reorganizes And Creates a Chief Privacy Officer U.S. Health IT Office Reorganizes And Creates a Chief Privacy Officer

The Office of Chief Privacy Officer is going to be a busy one, perhaps somewhat of a understatement...

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Friday, December 04, 2009

AMA Announced Settlement of Class Action Suit of $350 Million with Ingenix (United Healthcare) AMA Announced Settlement of Class Action Suit of $350 Million with Ingenix (United Healthcare)

This was one long lawsuit that drug on for over 9 years.  When you think about it the data base was...

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Thursday, December 03, 2009

A Chip Off the Old Medical Record Getting Closer to Reality for Many Insured in Florida – PositiveID Alliance with Innovations Avocare A Chip Off the Old Medical Record Getting Closer to Reality for Many Insured in Florida – PositiveID Alliance with Innovations Avocare

Innovations Advocare is the vehicle to push the technology  through as they build portals for connec...

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Thursday, December 03, 2009

Economy Getting Too Stressful – Samuel Has Relief – 27 Percent Alcohol Beer - Utopias Economy Getting Too Stressful – Samuel Has Relief – 27 Percent Alcohol Beer - Utopias

I have never tasted this type of beer but the article states it is the champagne of beer, must be fo...

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Thursday, December 03, 2009

Cox Communications Expects Revenue to Grow From Healthcare – Wiring Hospitals and Homes for Remote Monitoring Cox Communications Expects Revenue to Grow From Healthcare – Wiring Hospitals and Homes for Remote Monitoring

Healthcare today is not a huge part of the Cox revenue structure, but they say it’s going to be, ag...

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Thursday, December 03, 2009

Leapfrog 2009 Top Hospital Report is Out Leapfrog 2009 Top Hospital Report is Out

Below is the listing for the urban hospitals and a new category of rural hospitals was added this y...

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Thursday, December 03, 2009

Wearable Sensors and Other Healthcare Innovations Set to Flourish Wearable Sensors and Other Healthcare Innovations Set to Flourish

I keep telling everyone who reads here that a lot of this stuff is here or very close to being here...

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Thursday, December 03, 2009
 
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