Patients Like Me Experienced Data Mining Through a Data Mining Research Firm Break In –The Nielsen Company Patients Like Me Experienced Data Mining Through a Data Mining Research Firm Break In –The Nielsen Company

This is sad that websites like Patients Like Me are built for people to help other people through co...

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Monday, October 11, 2010

Patients Having Problems Being Able to Afford Prescriptions As Costs Continue to Rise–Insurance Plans Add to the Money Issues-Algorithms For Efficiency Don’t Offer Consumers Any Help Patients Having Problems Being Able to Afford Prescriptions As Costs Continue to Rise–Insurance Plans Add to the Money Issues-Algorithms For Efficiency Don’t Offer Consumers Any Help

We all just about live for those $4.00 generic prescriptions today and unfortunately they are not av...

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Monday, October 11, 2010

North Carolina C.A.R.E. Clinic Free Healthcare Clinic Looking for Volunteers–Clinic Date Is Set for December 7, 2010 North Carolina C.A.R.E. Clinic Free Healthcare Clinic Looking for Volunteers–Clinic Date Is Set for December 7, 2010

A couple months ago the Free Clinic Association sponsored a free day of healthcare in the Washington...

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Monday, October 11, 2010

J&J Prostate Cancer Drug Found to Prolong Life for an Average of 4 Months–Competition for Provenge? J&J Prostate Cancer Drug Found to Prolong Life for an Average of 4 Months–Competition for Provenge?

Back in 2009, Johnson and Johnson bought Cougar Biotech here in Los Angeles, who has not yet brought...

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Monday, October 11, 2010

Mercy Medical Center- A Catholic Hospital Opens the First Public Umbilical Cord Blood Bank Mercy Medical Center- A Catholic Hospital Opens the First Public Umbilical Cord Blood Bank

The stem cells are not or use for transplants but can be used for research.  There are several priva...

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Monday, October 11, 2010

Nurses Enrolling in Online Computer Courses With Learning Electronic Medical Records in Maine–Stimulus Money At Work For Healthcare IT Nurses Enrolling in Online Computer Courses With Learning Electronic Medical Records in Maine–Stimulus Money At Work For Healthcare IT

We all have probably by now heard about the stimulus money that is dedicated to setting up medical r...

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Monday, October 11, 2010

Express Scripts- New Program to Contact and Predict Patients Who May Not Be Taking Their Medicine Based On Ingenix Algorithms–We Want the Revenue Please Don’t Stop Express Scripts- New Program to Contact and Predict Patients Who May Not Be Taking Their Medicine Based On Ingenix Algorithms–We Want the Revenue Please Don’t Stop

Ingenix started selling its diabetes-prediction service in February to insurers and employers, one m...

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Monday, October 11, 2010

Senate Staffers Get Free Participation in a Health Fair To Include Massages, Food Tastings, Use of MP3 on the Taxpayer’s Tab Senate Staffers Get Free Participation in a Health Fair To Include Massages, Food Tastings, Use of MP3 on the Taxpayer’s Tab

Healthcare benefits for Congressional staff  don’t require any waiting periods or coverage limitatio...

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Monday, October 11, 2010

Stan Brock From Remote Area Medical Speaks Out Asking Laws To Allow Doctors To Be Able to Cross State Lines Stan Brock From Remote Area Medical Speaks Out Asking Laws To Allow Doctors To Be Able to Cross State Lines

Florida legislation will not allow health professionals licensed in other states to cross borders to...

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Sunday, October 10, 2010

10 Ways Medicine Will Change in the Next 10 Years–Hospital CEO 10 Ways Medicine Will Change in the Next 10 Years–Hospital CEO

This is from a list a CEO of a major hospital in Orange County and looks to be pretty accurate, exce...

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Sunday, October 10, 2010

Glenn Beck Going For Medical Tests and Talks About His Absence From the Air Glenn Beck Going For Medical Tests and Talks About His Absence From the Air

He suffers from macular dystrophy could lead to him going blind and he is also mentioning issues with his hands.  Back in 2008 he was so gra...

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Sunday, October 10, 2010

Bloomberg Government Site To Be Available By Subscription With A Goal of Creating a Pay For Value Information Bloomberg Government Site To Be Available By Subscription With A Goal of Creating a Pay For Value Information

The price for subscription is $5700.00 per year but government subscribers will be given a discount...

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Sunday, October 10, 2010

Why We Can’t Regrow Body Parts–Using Smart Devices And Products For Regenerative Medicine to Make This Possible Why We Can’t Regrow Body Parts–Using Smart Devices And Products For Regenerative Medicine to Make This Possible

How can we afford to treat patients for chronic conditions he asks?  At age 45 he points out there i...

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Sunday, October 10, 2010

Cuts to Arizona Medicaid Hits Patients Waiting for Transplants–7 Are Now Ineligible-One Man Received a Gift Donation Cuts to Arizona Medicaid Hits Patients Waiting for Transplants–7 Are Now Ineligible-One Man Received a Gift Donation

Due to cuts in the Arizona Medicaid budget, 7 patients will have to find alternative treatments as t...

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Sunday, October 10, 2010

Lagging U.S. Life Expectancy Blamed on Health System–Scientific Research Showing That Smoking, Obesity, Traffic Accidents and Homicides are Not the Culprits Lagging U.S. Life Expectancy Blamed on Health System–Scientific Research Showing That Smoking, Obesity, Traffic Accidents and Homicides are Not the Culprits

The study was conducted by scientists at the Commonwealth Fund in Washington DC and granted we are a...

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Sunday, October 10, 2010

Move Over WAN Here Comes BAN–Wireless Body Area Network–Gives Your Body an IP Address Whereby You Can Watch Your Own EKG Stream on a Cell Phone–Streaming Bodies Move Over WAN Here Comes BAN–Wireless Body Area Network–Gives Your Body an IP Address Whereby You Can Watch Your Own EKG Stream on a Cell Phone–Streaming Bodies

This is pretty wild and still in the testing stage, but here we go once more with a dongle that plu...

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Sunday, October 10, 2010

First Autistic Presidential Appointee Speaks Out About Wanting More Technology Efforts to Help Those Afflicted with Autism First Autistic Presidential Appointee Speaks Out About Wanting More Technology Efforts to Help Those Afflicted with Autism

We always hear about the resistance to change and here’s one person calling for more technology for ...

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Saturday, October 09, 2010

White House Makes Official Introduction of the “Blue Button”–Microsoft Demonstrates HealthVault Integration And Sharing White House Makes Official Introduction of the “Blue Button”–Microsoft Demonstrates HealthVault Integration And Sharing

If you check in here once in a while you know there’s quite a bit about personal health records and ...

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Friday, October 08, 2010
 
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