Medtronic Announces Clinical Trial for Neurostimulation Therapy – Implanted Device For Chronic Back and Leg Pain Medtronic Announces Clinical Trial for Neurostimulation Therapy – Implanted Device For Chronic Back and Leg Pain

We have heard quite a bit about the brain implants but this is the first that I have heard of this ...

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Monday, May 10, 2010

Pfizer Laying Off 1400 in New York City, Will Pay Back Tax Breaks and Puts Office Building Up for Sale Pfizer Laying Off 1400 in New York City, Will Pay Back Tax Breaks and Puts Office Building Up for Sale

The corporate headquarters will remain but the one large office building on Third Avenue goes up fo...

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Monday, May 10, 2010

Outpatient Surgery Centers File Class Action Lawsuit Against UnitedHealth and Ingenix for Underpayments Outpatient Surgery Centers File Class Action Lawsuit Against UnitedHealth and Ingenix for Underpayments

This is a new lawsuit against the Ingenix data base and not the same as the settlement by the AMA. ...

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Monday, May 10, 2010

Intuit Acquiring Medfusion and Will Build On To Integrate with Quicken Health Intuit Acquiring Medfusion and Will Build On To Integrate with Quicken Health

Recently in the news Intuit did their own study about patients not understanding their medical bills...

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Monday, May 10, 2010

BioTech Investments on Wall Street – When Does Investing and Profiteering on Wall Street Over Ride The Focus for Creating Capital for Businesses To Grow BioTech Investments on Wall Street – When Does Investing and Profiteering on Wall Street Over Ride The Focus for Creating Capital for Businesses To Grow

Yes Dendreon is the company that has been all over the news with the vaccine for prostate cancer.  A...

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Monday, May 10, 2010

Blue Cross CEO Writes Obama Administration – We Are Not The Villains, It Was the Patients Not Giving Us All the Data We Needed To Run Our Costing Algorithms Blue Cross CEO Writes Obama Administration – We Are Not The Villains, It Was the Patients Not Giving Us All the Data We Needed To Run Our Costing Algorithms

This goes back to the risk management “algorithm” that was run to find areas for reasons to end poli...

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Monday, May 10, 2010

The Algorithms of Wall Street -  Did We Forget How to Create Capital for Businesses The Algorithms of Wall Street - Did We Forget How to Create Capital for Businesses

The article was written by Mark Cuban, owner of the Dallas Mavericks and I have included part of wh...

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Sunday, May 09, 2010

$25 Million Dollar Donation to Charity Included in New Agreement for Caritas to “Lose Their Religion” if Working With Catholic Ethics Becomes “Materially Burdensome” $25 Million Dollar Donation to Charity Included in New Agreement for Caritas to “Lose Their Religion” if Working With Catholic Ethics Becomes “Materially Burdensome”

In case you missed it, the 6 Hospital chain, Caritas Christi Health was sold to a private Equity f...

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Sunday, May 09, 2010

Behavioral Software Decodes Human Voices to Identify Person’s Present State Over the Phone – Voice Driven Algorithms for Analysis Behavioral Software Decodes Human Voices to Identify Person’s Present State Over the Phone – Voice Driven Algorithms for Analysis

You know pretty soon you may not even “want” to talk with people on the phone as this software seem...

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Saturday, May 08, 2010

Cardiology Doctor Closes Office – Access for Patients to Records Resolved – Practice Ran Out of Money To Keep the Doors Open Cardiology Doctor Closes Office – Access for Patients to Records Resolved – Practice Ran Out of Money To Keep the Doors Open

I think what this doctor has to say rings true in many places “I’m obviously a better doctor than I ...

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Saturday, May 08, 2010

Was a Server Fail Over Taking Place on Wall Street During a “Perfect Storm” of Heavy Transactions? Was a Server Fail Over Taking Place on Wall Street During a “Perfect Storm” of Heavy Transactions?

Everybody else is speculating so maybe I should do the same and add one more possibility to the ti...

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Friday, May 07, 2010

Medical Device Experts on OrganizedWisdom Health – Medical Quack #2 – Thank You! Medical Device Experts on OrganizedWisdom Health – Medical Quack #2 – Thank You!

I don’t know how this happened but I appreciate the vote of confidence.  I did some screenshots and ...

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Friday, May 07, 2010

Aetna Opens Up the Mexico Connection With A New Plan To Pay For Services Over the Border - California Aetna Opens Up the Mexico Connection With A New Plan To Pay For Services Over the Border - California

Those in southern California may already be aware of the plan from HealthNet that is similar and al...

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Friday, May 07, 2010

The Unknown FDA Recall of Bayer's Yaz Contraceptive Pills (And Some Prempro Too) The Unknown FDA Recall of Bayer's Yaz Contraceptive Pills (And Some Prempro Too)

First of all great kudos to Jim Edwards at BNET for some great investigative reporting here.  Being ...

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Thursday, May 06, 2010

The Clinical Trial And Personal Health Record Connection Is Important All The Way Around The Clinical Trial And Personal Health Record Connection Is Important All The Way Around

First off I want to say thank you for the plug here and he might be right, I see all others talking ...

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Thursday, May 06, 2010
 
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