Hospital Workers Are Worth More to Society Than Bankers–Work Shows Value That Everyone Understands And Not The Same With Understanding Algorithms to Include Our Leadership Hospital Workers Are Worth More to Society Than Bankers–Work Shows Value That Everyone Understands And Not The Same With Understanding Algorithms to Include Our Leadership

This article from the BBC is brilliance in my opinion as it goes along with what I somewhat preach a...

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Saturday, August 21, 2010

Surgeon Frank Ryan Dies in Car Crash–Lost Control While Texting and Tweeting–Plastic Surgeon for Many Celebrities Surgeon Frank Ryan Dies in Car Crash–Lost Control While Texting and Tweeting–Plastic Surgeon for Many Celebrities

This is sad news and he will be missed and the doctor was best know for all the plastic surgery perf...

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Friday, August 20, 2010

Little Fockers Movie Trailer–Hollywood Finds Another Potential Hit with ED–Sustengo And Robert DiNero Little Fockers Movie Trailer–Hollywood Finds Another Potential Hit with ED–Sustengo And Robert DiNero

Maybe Sustengo is the new placebo to hit town around Christmas time this year.  Also on the agenda l...

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Thursday, August 19, 2010

CIGNA's Mergers and Acquisitions Will Help Distinguish Them From Other National Carriers–Health Insurance Bragging Rights CIGNA's Mergers and Acquisitions Will Help Distinguish Them From Other National Carriers–Health Insurance Bragging Rights

You can see from this press release that’s about what we have here with talking about how big, might...

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Thursday, August 19, 2010

US Federal CIO Kundra Challenges Feds To Spend Smarter On IT Technology –”Stop the Madness” US Federal CIO Kundra Challenges Feds To Spend Smarter On IT Technology –”Stop the Madness”

I think as well as with the government we have seen a “madness” when it comes to Health IT, it sure ...

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Thursday, August 19, 2010

Beverly Hospital in Massachusetts Cutting Jobs–Hired Management Firm Beverly Hospital in Massachusetts Cutting Jobs–Hired Management Firm

Its going to be another year for hospital layoffs unfortunately.  As the money jars empty and manage...

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Thursday, August 19, 2010

Wireless Home Devices Working at the Hospital to Monitor Patients in New Jersey With Pilot Program Wireless Home Devices Working at the Hospital to Monitor Patients in New Jersey With Pilot Program

Ocean Medical Center in New Jersey using technology to work with patients with monitoring patient vi...

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Thursday, August 19, 2010

Nuance Dragon Medical Mobile Search Now Available From the Apple App Store Nuance Dragon Medical Mobile Search Now Available From the Apple App Store

Recently the desktop version of Dragon was released and now with the iPhone application speech recog...

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Wednesday, August 18, 2010

St. Jude Recalls Introducer Device Used During Interventional Procedures to Implant Catheters in Blood Vessels–Urgent As Defective Devices Could Cause Fatal Bleeding St. Jude Recalls Introducer Device Used During Interventional Procedures to Implant Catheters in Blood Vessels–Urgent As Defective Devices Could Cause Fatal Bleeding

There are just a little over 5000 units to be recalled and this is one more case to where the packag...

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Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Shire Stated They Did Submit Info to FDA But Now That They Looked, There’s Not Enough Money In it, So ProAmatine’s Off The Market Shire Stated They Did Submit Info to FDA But Now That They Looked, There’s Not Enough Money In it, So ProAmatine’s Off The Market

Well thank you FDA for bringing this to our attention as clinical trials today versus what they were...

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Tuesday, August 17, 2010

In Hawaii Even Kaiser Has Trouble Making Money And Tough Economic Times Are Felt By All Hospitals on the Islands In Hawaii Even Kaiser Has Trouble Making Money And Tough Economic Times Are Felt By All Hospitals on the Islands

This was one of the headlines back in November of 2009 and it doesn’t look like it is getting a whol...

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Tuesday, August 17, 2010

All 7,500 Walgreens Stores, Clinics and Duane Reade, Offering Flu Shots for Walk Ins and Online Resources Available to Complete Forms Ahead of Time Too All 7,500 Walgreens Stores, Clinics and Duane Reade, Offering Flu Shots for Walk Ins and Online Resources Available to Complete Forms Ahead of Time Too

It looks like Walgreens is going to be up on the flu shots this year which is a good thing as most p...

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Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Nation’s Largest Telehealth Network Launches-California Telehealth Network With Governor Schwarzenegger & Aneesh Chopra Nation’s Largest Telehealth Network Launches-California Telehealth Network With Governor Schwarzenegger & Aneesh Chopra

The presentation starts out with Governor Arnold speaking about healthcare and the meaning of techno...

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Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Adult Stem Cells Also May be Cell Of Origin for Lung Cancer–UCLA Study Adult Stem Cells Also May be Cell Of Origin for Lung Cancer–UCLA Study

The tests are indicating that  many if not all cancers are caused by stem cells and if so they could...

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Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Viagra the Movie Trailer (Video)–The Number One Sales Rep In “Love And Other Drugs” Viagra the Movie Trailer (Video)–The Number One Sales Rep In “Love And Other Drugs”

The trailer looks pretty good and appears to have a lot of humor.  Pfizer had no part in the movie o...

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Monday, August 16, 2010

Ingenix Acquires Health Information Exchange Services/EHR Provider Axolotl-United Health Group Behemoth Continues to Grow–Subsidiary Watch Ingenix Acquires Health Information Exchange Services/EHR Provider Axolotl-United Health Group Behemoth Continues to Grow–Subsidiary Watch

It does make one wonder how large can it grow.  United Health Group is certainly growing by leaps an...

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Monday, August 16, 2010

$46 Million in Grants To Help States Regulate High Health Insurance Premiums Hikes–First Stop for the Funds Are New Algorithms & Infrastructure Updates So The Money Works $46 Million in Grants To Help States Regulate High Health Insurance Premiums Hikes–First Stop for the Funds Are New Algorithms & Infrastructure Updates So The Money Works

When you look at how the money can be used, it says it right there, go to the IT folks first otherwi...

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Monday, August 16, 2010
 
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