Bioidentical Hormone MD - Erika Schwartz Discusses Your Love Life 'Sextistics' – Sunday on TLC for Valentine’s Day Bioidentical Hormone MD - Erika Schwartz Discusses Your Love Life 'Sextistics' – Sunday on TLC for Valentine’s Day

This looks like it can be a fun show and entertaining.   Last year I had time to speak with Dr. Erik...

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Saturday, February 13, 2010

Political Debate On Former President Clinton and the Stents – These Guys are Distracted And Have No Clue On How to Allow Stents to Be Affordable As Well as Drug Treatments Political Debate On Former President Clinton and the Stents – These Guys are Distracted And Have No Clue On How to Allow Stents to Be Affordable As Well as Drug Treatments

I thought this was somewhat humorous and ridiculous at the same time.   Here we are again looking at cost on drugs versus stents and there ...

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Saturday, February 13, 2010

FDA Grants Extended Use of Crestor For Use With Patients Without High Cholesterol – Watch The Side Effects FDA Grants Extended Use of Crestor For Use With Patients Without High Cholesterol – Watch The Side Effects

The Jupiter study was one that literally shook up healthcare and one of the potential side effects i...

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Saturday, February 13, 2010

Will Marry For Health Insurance Web Site – Nobody Cares, Responds, The Reality of A 30 Second Attention Span Will Marry For Health Insurance Web Site – Nobody Cares, Responds, The Reality of A 30 Second Attention Span

This is pretty interesting when you listen to the video.  On the “Will Marry for Health Insurance Si...

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Saturday, February 13, 2010

Generic Drugs Yield Higher Profit Margins for Pharmacies Than Name Brands – Patients Save Money Too Generic Drugs Yield Higher Profit Margins for Pharmacies Than Name Brands – Patients Save Money Too

If you were not aware of this fact you would think it was the opposite, but it’s true, pharmacies m...

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Friday, February 12, 2010

Administration Not Satisfied with Blue Cross Explanation of Recent Rate Increase – Did They Bring the Algorithms? Administration Not Satisfied with Blue Cross Explanation of Recent Rate Increase – Did They Bring the Algorithms?

In reading through this article the information that the administration relied upon was that filed w...

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Friday, February 12, 2010

Mobile Payments With Square Up –IPhone and Portable Card Reader Reads Credit Cards Mobile Payments With Square Up –IPhone and Portable Card Reader Reads Credit Cards

This is moving into the next phase here and when we talk about doctors making house calls again, wha...

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Friday, February 12, 2010

Health Insurance Coverage Disappears Mysteriously – It’s the Algorithms – He Was Reinstated More Than Likely with Some Human Intervention and Additional Analysis Investigations Health Insurance Coverage Disappears Mysteriously – It’s the Algorithms – He Was Reinstated More Than Likely with Some Human Intervention and Additional Analysis Investigations

One more time for all of those still living in or bordering on “tech denial” this is the process th...

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Friday, February 12, 2010

IHHI Hospital Bids Continue for the Mortgage –Prem Reddy at 57M and Kali Chaudhuri at 55M IHHI Hospital Bids Continue for the Mortgage –Prem Reddy at 57M and Kali Chaudhuri at 55M

The story of this 4 hospital chain has had just about a little bit of everything here and of course...

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Thursday, February 11, 2010

Goldman Sachs – Former Programmer Gets Indicted for Stolen Code – AKA Intellectual Property Goldman Sachs – Former Programmer Gets Indicted for Stolen Code – AKA Intellectual Property

Being I used to write code, this story interests me and it’s happening all over the world with the “...

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Thursday, February 11, 2010

Former President Bill Clinton Gets A New Stent – Interventional Heart Repair Former President Bill Clinton Gets A New Stent – Interventional Heart Repair

From writing this blog I probably ended up knowing more about stents that I ever thought I would nee...

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Thursday, February 11, 2010

FDA Just Changed Warfarin Label – There’s A Device For Those With Atrial Fibrillation that Can Replace the Drug FDA Just Changed Warfarin Label – There’s A Device For Those With Atrial Fibrillation that Can Replace the Drug

As is indicated again the Warfarin dosing for blood thinning label has changed.  Perhaps the future ...

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Thursday, February 11, 2010

UCLA – Histone Modifications Can Be Used to Predict Outcome and Treatment With Pancreas Cancer – Personalized Medicine UCLA – Histone Modifications Can Be Used to Predict Outcome and Treatment With Pancreas Cancer – Personalized Medicine

This is a beginning groundwork for a commercial test.  This could also lead to tests for other types...

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Thursday, February 11, 2010

Remote Area Medical Making An Unprecedented 2nd Clinic Appearance in the Los Angeles Area April 27-May 3, 2010 Remote Area Medical Making An Unprecedented 2nd Clinic Appearance in the Los Angeles Area April 27-May 3, 2010

We all remember last year when Remote Area Medical was able to provide free medical care to over 5,0...

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Thursday, February 11, 2010

Hospitalists, Peer Committees and Utilization Struggle to Comprehend United HealthCare Algorithms Hospitalists, Peer Committees and Utilization Struggle to Comprehend United HealthCare Algorithms

First of all hats off to the Happy Hospitalist for having the “guts” to discuss this matter and he’s...

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Thursday, February 11, 2010
 
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