New Jersey Legislature Getting Smart– Bill to Modify Claim Procedures to Include Asking For Insurance Company Algorithms-Bill A3334 New Jersey Legislature Getting Smart– Bill to Modify Claim Procedures to Include Asking For Insurance Company Algorithms-Bill A3334

There’s a few other states that might want to pay attention here and for that matter, Congress too. ...

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Friday, October 15, 2010

FDA Head of Generic Drug Division Going to Work for Teva Pharmaceuticals FDA Head of Generic Drug Division Going to Work for Teva Pharmaceuticals

Teva is probably one of the most interesting pharmaceutical companies out there as they are pretty ...

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Friday, October 15, 2010

Botox Gets FDA Approval for Treatment with Chronic Headaches Botox Gets FDA Approval for Treatment with Chronic Headaches

Once only for making us look younger, the clinical value of Botox continues to grow.  Also see anoth...

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Friday, October 15, 2010

Extormity Launches EHR Abstinence Program Extormity Launches EHR Abstinence Program

Extormity is the product of SEEDIE and there’s a few more of their articles around the Quack and the...

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Friday, October 15, 2010

Pfizer Looking At Pain Relief with Purchase of King Pharma With Lipitor Patent Facing Expiration Next Year–Could FDA Approved Antidote for Those Who Become Addicted Be Next? Pfizer Looking At Pain Relief with Purchase of King Pharma With Lipitor Patent Facing Expiration Next Year–Could FDA Approved Antidote for Those Who Become Addicted Be Next?

This is big purchase and they are perhaps looking to anticipated reduced revenue once generic drugs ...

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Thursday, October 14, 2010

Ouija Board iPad App–Will This Be the Next Item to Speak to Those Patients on the Other Side, Score Medical Claims For Health Insurers And Give our Politicians Their Next Stand? Ouija Board iPad App–Will This Be the Next Item to Speak to Those Patients on the Other Side, Score Medical Claims For Health Insurers And Give our Politicians Their Next Stand?

You have to be 50 or over to really appreciate this as the Ouija Board had it own little cult thing ...

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Thursday, October 14, 2010

Newt Gingrich Scams  Doctors With Fake Prize Awards That Costs $5000 Newt Gingrich Scams Doctors With Fake Prize Awards That Costs $5000

American Solutions for Winning the Future is his fundraising group that creates money for Newt.  It ...

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Thursday, October 14, 2010

Why Is Almost Everyone In Healthcare Marketing Their “Ass” Off Why Is Almost Everyone In Healthcare Marketing Their “Ass” Off

Everybody seems to have a study today and if they don’t they dig through the web and find some small...

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Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Mercy Hospital CEO in Scranton Has to Clarify the Statements Surrounding The Proposed Sale of 3 Hospitals–Leave Us Out of the Politics Mercy Hospital CEO in Scranton Has to Clarify the Statements Surrounding The Proposed Sale of 3 Hospitals–Leave Us Out of the Politics

This was kind of interesting to see how this announcement was taken out of context and it’s not too surprising when you look around the web ...

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Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Pay on Wall Street Will Pay Out Record $144 Billion This Year–Pay Rises Regardless of Whether Value is Created or Not– Does the Economy Need Us Outside of Betting On Our Behavior and Illnesses Pay on Wall Street Will Pay Out Record $144 Billion This Year–Pay Rises Regardless of Whether Value is Created or Not– Does the Economy Need Us Outside of Betting On Our Behavior and Illnesses

On Wall Street the machines are doing the work today so it appears if one can work with a series of...

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Wednesday, October 13, 2010

AT&T Moving Into Wireless Mobile Healthcare with eCardio Diagnostics For Cardiology and WellDoc For Diabetes AT&T Moving Into Wireless Mobile Healthcare with eCardio Diagnostics For Cardiology and WellDoc For Diabetes

Perhaps the news on the horizon of an IPhone at Verizon soon has sparked some interest with AT&T...

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Wednesday, October 13, 2010

California Hospitals Deposit Money Into Fund to Attract Federal Funds and Recoup Some of the Losses on Medi-Cal California Hospitals Deposit Money Into Fund to Attract Federal Funds and Recoup Some of the Losses on Medi-Cal

Medi-Cal reimbursements are about the lowest in the country for doctor and hospitals in California. ...

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Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Scrubs Gallery Discount for October–Valued Advertiser on the Medical Quack Scrubs Gallery Discount for October–Valued Advertiser on the Medical Quack

Check out the Nurses Shoes this month. See below for the code and discount. One again I thank Scru...

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Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Prime Healthcare Under Investigation for High Infection Rates in California in Four Hospitals Prime Healthcare Under Investigation for High Infection Rates in California in Four Hospitals

Prime Healthcare is back in the news again, this time not over ownership and claim issues, but infec...

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Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Group of House of Representatives Sends Letter to FDA Wanting More Transparency and Detail on Medical Devices–They Better Hire That “Algo Man” So They Can Comprehend Group of House of Representatives Sends Letter to FDA Wanting More Transparency and Detail on Medical Devices–They Better Hire That “Algo Man” So They Can Comprehend

This is pretty much a no brainer in concept as many of the new devices and what is being approved re...

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Wednesday, October 13, 2010

WellPoint accused of Misrepresenting Cancellation Practices–We Better Start Certifying Those Algorithms Used By Insurance Carriers–Just Like We Certify Medical Records-The Missing Link WellPoint accused of Misrepresenting Cancellation Practices–We Better Start Certifying Those Algorithms Used By Insurance Carriers–Just Like We Certify Medical Records-The Missing Link

We do spend a lot of time and money getting medical record software certified for use in the fact th...

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Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Medicare.Gov Blue Button Download For Personal Health Record Information for Those Covered by Medicare Medicare.Gov Blue Button Download For Personal Health Record Information for Those Covered by Medicare

If you have not visited the Medicare.Gov site recently, it’s worth a look and again like Healthcare....

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Wednesday, October 13, 2010

MDLiveCare Offers Online Doctor Visits by Webcam and Integrates with HealthVault and Google Health MDLiveCare Offers Online Doctor Visits by Webcam and Integrates with HealthVault and Google Health

Here’s another new telemedicine service that integrates and with PHRs so you can have your records b...

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Wednesday, October 13, 2010
 
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