FDA Scientist Complaints Are Not Allowed–2nd Time Rejection To Be Heard FDA Scientist Complaints Are Not Allowed–2nd Time Rejection To Be Heard

There are some very good points here and the recent radiation news is the perfect example.  In their...

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Saturday, November 13, 2010

HealthNet in Connecticut to Lay Off 750 Employees as United Healthcare Takes Over Membership In the Northeast HealthNet in Connecticut to Lay Off 750 Employees as United Healthcare Takes Over Membership In the Northeast

This all happened back in September of 2009 and now as contracts expire and are not renewed with mem...

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Friday, November 12, 2010

Capitalism Problems with Research and Poverty–Bill Gates at mHealth Convention Capitalism Problems with Research and Poverty–Bill Gates at mHealth Convention

In a prior interview Bill Gates said we are spending money insanely and you almost have to agree wit...

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Friday, November 12, 2010

Problems with Using Accounting Statistics Without Projective Algorithmic Process Modeling-Cut Spending Without Viewing Alternative Models- IT Literacy In DC? Problems with Using Accounting Statistics Without Projective Algorithmic Process Modeling-Cut Spending Without Viewing Alternative Models- IT Literacy In DC?

Yes I read everything that was in the news like everyone else did yesterday and this is my take on t...

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Friday, November 12, 2010

City of Hope Uses Stem Cells Injected Into Woman’s Brain To Fight Cancerous Tumor City of Hope Uses Stem Cells Injected Into Woman’s Brain To Fight Cancerous Tumor

This poor woman was told she had about 2 months left to live and then found out about the research a...

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Friday, November 12, 2010

Study Shows Recovery From Autism Possible With Intensive 3 Year Behavioral Therapy Study Shows Recovery From Autism Possible With Intensive 3 Year Behavioral Therapy

The Center for Autism and Related Disorders released results from three-year study that recovery fro...

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Friday, November 12, 2010

Extormity EHR Launches Medicare Fraud Module (Humor) Up Coding Made Simple Extormity EHR Launches Medicare Fraud Module (Humor) Up Coding Made Simple

Ok these folks are reading the Medical Quack no doubt as I have talked a lot about fraud, false posi...

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Thursday, November 11, 2010

Gov Schwarzenegger Announces Launch of  Veteran Service Projects (Healthcare) For California In Honor of Veterans Day Gov Schwarzenegger Announces Launch of Veteran Service Projects (Healthcare) For California In Honor of Veterans Day

California has a special obligation to serve the military as the state has more citizens in service ...

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Thursday, November 11, 2010

Medicare Chief Berwick Scheduled to Testify Before Senate Finance Committee Next Week- A Witch Hunt or Collaboration? Medicare Chief Berwick Scheduled to Testify Before Senate Finance Committee Next Week- A Witch Hunt or Collaboration?

The good doctor has hardly been in office long enough to make a dent yet, but hopefully the Senate F...

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Thursday, November 11, 2010

China May Surpass the U.S. As the World’s Strongest Economy within Two Years While We Still Focus On Entertaining Ourselves China May Surpass the U.S. As the World’s Strongest Economy within Two Years While We Still Focus On Entertaining Ourselves

This is a pretty scary statement to all of us living in the US, although this has been in the news f...

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Thursday, November 11, 2010

Office of Inspector General Finds $40 Million by CMS With Less than Effective Drugs Prescribed–Medicare Part D Data Search Office of Inspector General Finds $40 Million by CMS With Less than Effective Drugs Prescribed–Medicare Part D Data Search

There were a large number rejected but there was also a large number that slipped through. Now when ...

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Thursday, November 11, 2010

Germany Votes to Break Up Drug Company Pricing Monopolies Germany Votes to Break Up Drug Company Pricing Monopolies

According to this Bloomberg article, the prices that are negotiated with German insurance companies ...

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Thursday, November 11, 2010

Cleveland Clinic and Mayo Clinic Competing for US Domestic Medical Tourists With Company and Health Insurance Contracts Cleveland Clinic and Mayo Clinic Competing for US Domestic Medical Tourists With Company and Health Insurance Contracts

In the news this week Cleveland Clinic was reported laying off around 200 employees to restructure w...

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Wednesday, November 10, 2010

“mHealth Moving Faster than Expected”–Did Someone Just Wake Up–It’s Been Moving Fast For a Number of Years “mHealth Moving Faster than Expected”–Did Someone Just Wake Up–It’s Been Moving Fast For a Number of Years

Back in the middle of 2007 I was listening and talking about Craig Mundie from Microsoft and what th...

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Wednesday, November 10, 2010
 
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