FDA Approves Tribenzor For High Blood Pressure Control - NewThree-In-One Combination FDA Approves Tribenzor For High Blood Pressure Control - NewThree-In-One Combination

The drug is not recommended for patients with impaired renal functions and contains a diuretic for w...

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Monday, July 26, 2010

Medical Records Playing Important Role with Mel Gibson Investigation Medical Records Playing Important Role with Mel Gibson Investigation

This makes sense as if there were damaged teeth and other issues that required medical attention it ...

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Monday, July 26, 2010

Tapping Into The Brain Algorithms – Reading Brainwaves With Wireless Technology- Thought Processes Creating Action(Video) Tapping Into The Brain Algorithms – Reading Brainwaves With Wireless Technology- Thought Processes Creating Action(Video)

This is fascinating and the video is well worth the watch.  The computer can respond to facial expre...

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Monday, July 26, 2010

UCLA Hand Transplant Program Announced – Research Study Program And Afflicted Patients Can Apply UCLA Hand Transplant Program Announced – Research Study Program And Afflicted Patients Can Apply

This is huge for anyone who has lost a hand so be sure and check out the criteria one needs to meet ...

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Monday, July 26, 2010

Full Face Transplant Shows His New Look on Television Full Face Transplant Shows His New Look on Television

This is amazing that a facial transplant can be done today and who would have thought a few years ag...

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Monday, July 26, 2010

Physician Use of Smart Phones Growing Rapidly- Now We Need Phones as Bar Code Scanners for FDA Recalls Which Would Help Everyone and Engage Consumers in Healthcare Physician Use of Smart Phones Growing Rapidly- Now We Need Phones as Bar Code Scanners for FDA Recalls Which Would Help Everyone and Engage Consumers in Healthcare

This is a bit of a “no brainer” as to why because the cell phone makes the information instantly ava...

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Monday, July 26, 2010

VA Revises Policy to Allow Veterans to Use Medical Marijuana Where Medical Marijuana Is Legally Permitted VA Revises Policy to Allow Veterans to Use Medical Marijuana Where Medical Marijuana Is Legally Permitted

California is right up on the list where medical marijuana is legal with a prescription from a docto...

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Sunday, July 25, 2010

Emergency Room Length of Stay Continues to Increase Emergency Room Length of Stay Continues to Increase

Part of the reason here too could be combined with getting information with patients that are consci...

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Sunday, July 25, 2010

Tampons Are the Latest Product to Go Green – Well Sort Of With Sea Sponges Tampons Are the Latest Product to Go Green – Well Sort Of With Sea Sponges

This is a product called Sea Pearls that is a “sea sponge” kit that replaces tampons.  They are nat...

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Sunday, July 25, 2010

UnitedHealthGroup and Blue Cross/Blue Shield Stopped Issuing New Policies for Individual Children Policies in Florida UnitedHealthGroup and Blue Cross/Blue Shield Stopped Issuing New Policies for Individual Children Policies in Florida

Insurers are pressing for an “open enrollment” period and are worried that consumers will wait until...

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Sunday, July 25, 2010

Topical Botox Cream Beginning Stage 3 Clinical Trials – Perhaps Foot Botox As Well? Topical Botox Cream Beginning Stage 3 Clinical Trials – Perhaps Foot Botox As Well?

For all of those who have undergone the injections, it appears to be getting closer to a time when t...

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Sunday, July 25, 2010

FDA Approves First Generic Injection Drug to Prevent Deep Vein Thrombosis FDA Approves First Generic Injection Drug to Prevent Deep Vein Thrombosis

This is good news in the cost department.  As stated below the name brand drug is made from heparin so I am guessing the same active ingredi...

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Saturday, July 24, 2010

A Winning Solution - A Hospital That is Both Green and Wired - Greenwich Hospital in Connecticut A Winning Solution - A Hospital That is Both Green and Wired - Greenwich Hospital in Connecticut

This is a challenge today for hospitals and takes a lot of collaboration from the IT department and ...

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Saturday, July 24, 2010

Dozens of Defense Employees Picked Up in Child Porn Sting – Congress /should Rule Against Use of Peer to Peer Networks on Government Employee Computers And Firewall When Personal Computers Connect Dozens of Defense Employees Picked Up in Child Porn Sting – Congress /should Rule Against Use of Peer to Peer Networks on Government Employee Computers And Firewall When Personal Computers Connect

Hearing reports like this bothers me as I am sure it bugs others too.  In April we had all the folks...

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Friday, July 23, 2010

National Conference of State Legislatures Using Microsoft Tags At This Year’s Convention to Allow Attendees to Stay Informed and Engaged National Conference of State Legislatures Using Microsoft Tags At This Year’s Convention to Allow Attendees to Stay Informed and Engaged

This is great and goes right along with my advocacy for using Microsoft Tag Bar Coding.  At present ...

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Friday, July 23, 2010

UCLA Oncology Radiation Study Reshaping Radiation Techniques - Extending Survival Rates For Patients with Brain Cancer - Stem Cell Niche Therapy UCLA Oncology Radiation Study Reshaping Radiation Techniques - Extending Survival Rates For Patients with Brain Cancer - Stem Cell Niche Therapy

This is pretty specific and perhaps a little complicated reading here but the lives of those with br...

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Friday, July 23, 2010

Future of Joint Replacements – Regenerative Medicine - Dr. Kevin Stone Regrows the Knee Instead of an Artificial Replacement (Video) Future of Joint Replacements – Regenerative Medicine - Dr. Kevin Stone Regrows the Knee Instead of an Artificial Replacement (Video)

This is a new frontier with joint replacements.  Dr. Stone talks about what he is exploring and uses...

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Friday, July 23, 2010

Insurers Lobbying to Keep Rules Loose on Medical Loss Ratios to Maintain Profits Insurers Lobbying to Keep Rules Loose on Medical Loss Ratios to Maintain Profits

The current rules are calling for refunds from the insurance companies if they do not meet the amoun...

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Thursday, July 22, 2010

Johns Hopkins Acquired All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg Florida For Little or No Cost Johns Hopkins Acquired All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg Florida For Little or No Cost

Many physicians have sold their practices to Children’s Hospital and are a little unsure about how t...

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Thursday, July 22, 2010
 
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