GOP Sends Out Fake “Census” Looking Surveys  – No Wonder They Can’t Get Around to Healthcare Reform GOP Sends Out Fake “Census” Looking Surveys – No Wonder They Can’t Get Around to Healthcare Reform

This is a great trick to make it look like the format used for the “real” Census, not.  Did this ide...

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Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Is the Flatbed Scanner Coming to an End – HoverCam Scans, Functions as a Camera and Visual Presenter Is the Flatbed Scanner Coming to an End – HoverCam Scans, Functions as a Camera and Visual Presenter

I am actually glad I ran across this as my scanner is acting up and looking at buying another big fl...

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Tuesday, January 26, 2010

PurinaCare To Offer Employer Benefit Managers Pet Insurance to Attract and Retain Employees PurinaCare To Offer Employer Benefit Managers Pet Insurance to Attract and Retain Employees

Insurance is going to the dogs, literally.  This is the first time I have seen this added to an emp...

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Tuesday, January 26, 2010

The HP “Touchless” Touchscreen Wall – Hospitals and Doctor’s Office Could Benefit From One of These The HP “Touchless” Touchscreen Wall – Hospitals and Doctor’s Office Could Benefit From One of These

This is very cool and like every healthcare blogger I immediately start thinking about medical image...

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Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Truckers Can No Longer Text from the Dept of Transportation – But What If This is Your Wellness Coach Calling? Truckers Can No Longer Text from the Dept of Transportation – But What If This is Your Wellness Coach Calling?

We do have a hard time, all of us, self included at times too with devices that distract us, and wi...

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Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Buying Life Insurance?  Import and Share the Information From HealthVault With Help From Unival Buying Life Insurance? Import and Share the Information From HealthVault With Help From Unival

Ok, so you don’t want to have to sit down and fill in all that information when applying, well if yo...

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Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Bill Gates Speaks With Jon Stewart On the Daily Show – Twitter, Education and Healthcare Focused Bill Gates Speaks With Jon Stewart On the Daily Show – Twitter, Education and Healthcare Focused

Bill Gates has been in the news quite a bit of late and the Daily Show has another opportunity.  Jon...

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Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Teva Wins Again – Merck’s Patent on Temodar Chemotherapy Drug Not Enforceable Teva Wins Again – Merck’s Patent on Temodar Chemotherapy Drug Not Enforceable

A disappointment for Merck and this is not the only patent tied up in the legal system today, Singu...

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Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Burnham Institute In La Jolla To Be Renamed – 50 Million Grant Received from Denny Sanford for Stem Cell Research and Regenerative Medicine Burnham Institute In La Jolla To Be Renamed – 50 Million Grant Received from Denny Sanford for Stem Cell Research and Regenerative Medicine

I caught a few minutes of the announcement today thanks for tweecast.in and listened as Governor Sc...

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Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Algorithms for Aneurysm Diagnostics – IBM and Mayo Collaborating to Detect with 3D Images – Patients Can Add Images to HealthVault Algorithms for Aneurysm Diagnostics – IBM and Mayo Collaborating to Detect with 3D Images – Patients Can Add Images to HealthVault

Back in October of 2008 I made this post:  The 2 New Hot Words in Healthcare: Algorithms and Whistl...

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Tuesday, January 26, 2010

OmniComm's TrialMaster(TM) Connects to Microsoft HealthVault – Clinical Trials OmniComm's TrialMaster(TM) Connects to Microsoft HealthVault – Clinical Trials

Participants with clinical trials through Omnicom can now use their personal health record informati...

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Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Blue Cross/BlueShield Data Theft in Tennessee – More Memberships Available for Free Credit Services Blue Cross/BlueShield Data Theft in Tennessee – More Memberships Available for Free Credit Services

This one is a little more serious at 57 hard drives were stolen, serious thieves this time.  Record...

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Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Radiation Procedures Gone Sour – Software and Other Related Failures Lead to Death and Lifetime Illnesses Radiation Procedures Gone Sour – Software and Other Related Failures Lead to Death and Lifetime Illnesses

This is quite a tragic story about 2 specific individuals that were over dosed with radiation treat...

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Monday, January 25, 2010

Medtronic's Melody Pulmonary Heart Valve Approved by FDA – Interventional Procedure Without Open Heart Surgery Medtronic's Melody Pulmonary Heart Valve Approved by FDA – Interventional Procedure Without Open Heart Surgery

The world of interventional procedures certainly keep growing.  The procedures are much easier for t...

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Monday, January 25, 2010

United Healthcare to Hospitals – Notify Within 24 Hours of Patient Admittance or Reimbursement Will Be Cut in Half United Healthcare to Hospitals – Notify Within 24 Hours of Patient Admittance or Reimbursement Will Be Cut in Half

As the CEO of United has stated “Our shareholders will prosper” and this appears to be a pretty st...

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Monday, January 25, 2010
 
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