Scribes in Healthcare Continue to Grow At Major Hospitals–Proof that Medical Records Systems are Still Not User Friendly Enough And Can Disrupt Physician Time With the Patient Scribes in Healthcare Continue to Grow At Major Hospitals–Proof that Medical Records Systems are Still Not User Friendly Enough And Can Disrupt Physician Time With the Patient

I am foremost and upfront all about having medical records and if you have read this blog long enoug...

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Saturday, September 04, 2010

New York Public Hospitals Yanking Doctor’s Contracts Stating It Is Leading To the Creation of an Accountable Care Organization New York Public Hospitals Yanking Doctor’s Contracts Stating It Is Leading To the Creation of an Accountable Care Organization

Accountable Care Organizations require a close alignment of physicians and their groups with doctors...

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Saturday, September 04, 2010

Lenovo ThinkCentre M90z All In One Desktop Discussion Lenovo ThinkCentre M90z All In One Desktop Discussion

This is a nice computer and along with a couple other bloggers you may see on the web with a few oth...

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Saturday, September 04, 2010

Stolen Adderall XR Found in Expired Returns to Shire Pharma–Bar Codes Could Have Been Helpful with Immediate Identification Stolen Adderall XR Found in Expired Returns to Shire Pharma–Bar Codes Could Have Been Helpful with Immediate Identification

Most pharma companies will offer refunds on expired drugs that are returned in their original bottle...

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Friday, September 03, 2010

Medical Marijuana News in California–First TV Ad Airs in California And Workers At Marijuana Factory Join the Teamsters Medical Marijuana News in California–First TV Ad Airs in California And Workers At Marijuana Factory Join the Teamsters

The commercial has been getting mixed reactions on whether or not the advertising should be allowed ...

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Friday, September 03, 2010

Accentus Medical Partners With Accentus Medical–Orthopedic Implants With a Unique Surfacing Process To Ward Off Post Orthopedic Surgical Infections Accentus Medical Partners With Accentus Medical–Orthopedic Implants With a Unique Surfacing Process To Ward Off Post Orthopedic Surgical Infections

This is an electrochemical process that involves high voltage anodisation.   Devices that have been ...

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Friday, September 03, 2010

3 BILLION AND COUNTING Documentary About The Needless Ban of DDT–Decision of One Scientist and The Reason for the Huge Outbreak of Malaria and Why Bed Bugs are Back 3 BILLION AND COUNTING Documentary About The Needless Ban of DDT–Decision of One Scientist and The Reason for the Huge Outbreak of Malaria and Why Bed Bugs are Back

This looks like a movie that need to go on my list to see.  Bed bugs were eradicated by the use of D...

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Friday, September 03, 2010

Walgreens and Omnicare Swap Businesses–Giving Long Term Pharmacy Care to Omni and They Get Omni’s Home Infusion Business Walgreens and Omnicare Swap Businesses–Giving Long Term Pharmacy Care to Omni and They Get Omni’s Home Infusion Business

Walgreen said  it has also agreed to acquire ApothecaryRx pharmacies from Graymark Healthcare syste...

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Friday, September 03, 2010

WellStar Hospital Board Fires CEO and Terminates VP and Executive Counsel–Georgia WellStar Hospital Board Fires CEO and Terminates VP and Executive Counsel–Georgia

This is a non profit group of 5 hospitals, clinics, outpatient centers, etc. As mentioned the VP was...

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Friday, September 03, 2010

Smoking Baby and Mom Complete Rehab–Baby Has Quit Smoking and Mom Received Extensive Counseling Smoking Baby and Mom Complete Rehab–Baby Has Quit Smoking and Mom Received Extensive Counseling

None of us can forget this story when it broke on the news in the Spring and talk show host Jimmy Ki...

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Friday, September 03, 2010

Memorial Hospital in Gulfport, Mississippi To Lay Off 47 Workers–Reminder This Area Was Also a Victim of Katrina Memorial Hospital in Gulfport, Mississippi To Lay Off 47 Workers–Reminder This Area Was Also a Victim of Katrina

We always focus on New Orleans but there were other areas hard hit 5 years ago too and this is one o...

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Thursday, September 02, 2010

UnitedHealth Group Invests $10 Million in California Critical Access Hospitals-By Paying For A Bond Offering–A Loan UnitedHealth Group Invests $10 Million in California Critical Access Hospitals-By Paying For A Bond Offering–A Loan

Last month another California hospital in Petaluma received a lone somewhat along the same lines wit...

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Wednesday, September 01, 2010

Aneesh Chopra US CTO Discusses The Future of US Technology and Infrastructure Innovation (Video) Aneesh Chopra US CTO Discusses The Future of US Technology and Infrastructure Innovation (Video)

Mr. Chopra is definitely a cheer leader and has the ideas going in the right direction and offers so...

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Wednesday, September 01, 2010

California Doctor In Bakersfield Gets Stuck in the Chimney and Died–Was Said to be Breaking In To Boyfriends Home California Doctor In Bakersfield Gets Stuck in the Chimney and Died–Was Said to be Breaking In To Boyfriends Home

This is a strange one and I’m sure the news will pick up more on this as it develops.  The story is ...

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Wednesday, September 01, 2010

How Dependent Are We On Technology–Nike Has Filed for a Patent That Will Tie Our Shoes for Us How Dependent Are We On Technology–Nike Has Filed for a Patent That Will Tie Our Shoes for Us

This is an old saying we have probably all used about not knowing how to tie our shoes, well it appe...

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Wednesday, September 01, 2010

Allscripts and Eclipsys Merger Complete–New Name Allscripts Allscripts and Eclipsys Merger Complete–New Name Allscripts

For identification purposes Allscripts is the leading name here and the products from Eclipsys have...

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Wednesday, September 01, 2010

Former FDA Commissioner, Dr. Andrew von Eschenbach Finds a Home on the Board of HistoSonics Former FDA Commissioner, Dr. Andrew von Eschenbach Finds a Home on the Board of HistoSonics

This is an interesting technology as it uses sound waves to help fight the battle with treating urol...

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Wednesday, September 01, 2010

Former Hospital CFO Charged With Fraud–Stealing from Danbury Health Systems Former Hospital CFO Charged With Fraud–Stealing from Danbury Health Systems

William Roe had been employed for 17 months for the health care system and apparently created his ow...

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Wednesday, September 01, 2010

Pfizer Buys FoldRx–Company Focused on Treatments for Parkinson’s disease, Huntington’s Disease, And Cystic fibrosis, Pfizer Buys FoldRx–Company Focused on Treatments for Parkinson’s disease, Huntington’s Disease, And Cystic fibrosis,

The bigger pharma companies continue with acquisitions and FoldRX focuses on niche disease cures in ...

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Wednesday, September 01, 2010

Thomson Reuters Buys Healthcare Data Management–Acquiring Some Data Mining Algorithms for Employer Self Insured Plans Thomson Reuters Buys Healthcare Data Management–Acquiring Some Data Mining Algorithms for Employer Self Insured Plans

You know all these press releases are all looking the same today with the pre- fabricated marketing ...

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Wednesday, September 01, 2010
 
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