Robots Giving Sponge Baths In the Hospital –Proto Type at Georgia Tech Robots Giving Sponge Baths In the Hospital –Proto Type at Georgia Tech

I don’t know about you, but I’m not quite ready to have something like this looking at me when I wak...

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Tuesday, November 09, 2010

California Governor Initiates Digital Literacy Campaign By Executive Order California Governor Initiates Digital Literacy Campaign By Executive Order

This is a good thing and if you read here often enough you know I am all for this and nobody needs t...

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Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Mobile Phone Technology Being Developed to Test for STDs Mobile Phone Technology Being Developed to Test for STDs

The trick here is appears would be to spit or pee on a chip or special piece of paper, and then inse...

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Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Citi Creates a Transactional Flu Shot Card To Bills Employers Directly For Employee Shots Citi Creates a Transactional Flu Shot Card To Bills Employers Directly For Employee Shots

Corporate America does not want you as an employee to miss work over this so we have something new h...

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Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Hospital Associations in California Set Up 2 Non Profit Foundations to Help Small and Independent Hospitals Contract with MDs Hospital Associations in California Set Up 2 Non Profit Foundations to Help Small and Independent Hospitals Contract with MDs

This is not surprising in view of what occurred at the City of Hope and yes this is stressful for bo...

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Tuesday, November 09, 2010

MedlinePlus Connect–The National Library of Medicine And NIH Connects Their Information to Electronic Health Records MedlinePlus Connect–The National Library of Medicine And NIH Connects Their Information to Electronic Health Records

The National Library of Medicine makes MedlinePlus Connect available to you at no cost and does not ...

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Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Researchers at UCLA Discover Potential New Treatment for of Prostate Cancer When Other Methodologies Are Not Effective Researchers at UCLA Discover Potential New Treatment for of Prostate Cancer When Other Methodologies Are Not Effective

The scientists found that antibodies could potentially be used to block the spread of prostate c...

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Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Francis Collins Encouraging Partnerships with the NIH Relative to Translational Research, Clinical Trials, And FDA Approval Processes Francis Collins Encouraging Partnerships with the NIH Relative to Translational Research, Clinical Trials, And FDA Approval Processes

Dr. Collins states the NIH can be very helpful with identifying targets and they are currently very ...

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Tuesday, November 09, 2010

FDA Clears Cook Medical Esophageal Stent For Cancer Care and Patient Comfort FDA Clears Cook Medical Esophageal Stent For Cancer Care and Patient Comfort

This certainly is good news for patients who have have cancer in this area of the body as it will al...

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Tuesday, November 09, 2010

The Party of the Internet–Something New in Politics Evolving Along With A Need to Recognize This New Paradigm The Party of the Internet–Something New in Politics Evolving Along With A Need to Recognize This New Paradigm

This is an opinion piece below but I think he’s on to something as when you watch the news and being...

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Monday, November 08, 2010

Emergency Medical Technician Allegedly Fired For Talking About the Boss on Facebook Emergency Medical Technician Allegedly Fired For Talking About the Boss on Facebook

American Medical Response of Connecticut,fired the employee and accused her of violating polices tha...

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Monday, November 08, 2010

AMA Begins Campaign to Urge Congress to Stop Scheduled Physician Medicare Cuts AMA Begins Campaign to Urge Congress to Stop Scheduled Physician Medicare Cuts

Here we go once more, but this time the stakes are a little higher since the last extension was gran...

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Monday, November 08, 2010

NHS Website Encourages People to Self Diagnose - Said to Be Saving Millions With Doctor Visits Not Deemed Necessary NHS Website Encourages People to Self Diagnose - Said to Be Saving Millions With Doctor Visits Not Deemed Necessary

This is in the UK, but what I thought was interesting too is the fact that for years we have discour...

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Monday, November 08, 2010

California HealthCare Foundation Making Program-Related Investment Loans Available For Innovation Development In Healthcare California HealthCare Foundation Making Program-Related Investment Loans Available For Innovation Development In Healthcare

CHCF provides investment capital for companies with innovations that can lower the cost of care and ...

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Monday, November 08, 2010

Nashville Building World’s Largest Medical Trade Center–HIMSS to Occupy Top Floor - Simulated Hospital With Vendors Nashville Building World’s Largest Medical Trade Center–HIMSS to Occupy Top Floor - Simulated Hospital With Vendors

There will be 300 to 350 vendors in the facility when built.  There will not be rubber gloves and ba...

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Monday, November 08, 2010

Texas Lawmakers Consider Medicaid Withdrawal And Evaluating a State Program Texas Lawmakers Consider Medicaid Withdrawal And Evaluating a State Program

This is some early talk right now and from the content of this article it looks like they are waitin...

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Monday, November 08, 2010

Social Media Managers for Healthcare–Hospitals and Other Organizations–Hire The Experienced For the Best Payoff Social Media Managers for Healthcare–Hospitals and Other Organizations–Hire The Experienced For the Best Payoff

First of all, small disclaimer here, I do this for a couple organizations and has it paid off, yes, ...

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Monday, November 08, 2010
 
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