Healthcare Industry Is Not Alone with Hackers, NASDAQ Has Intruders Using Algorithms to Break In-FBI Investigation Healthcare Industry Is Not Alone with Hackers, NASDAQ Has Intruders Using Algorithms to Break In-FBI Investigation

More and more we keep hearing about hackers getting into servers and websites and as this article st...

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Saturday, February 05, 2011

HHS Creates 'Most Wanted' List Website for Healthcare Fraud - Office of the Inspector General HHS Creates 'Most Wanted' List Website for Healthcare Fraud - Office of the Inspector General

This is pretty hot stuff and is updated as to when the folks on the list get captured.  There’s even...

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Saturday, February 05, 2011

Hotmail Making It Simple and Easy to Create “Junker Email” Aliases Hotmail Making It Simple and Easy to Create “Junker Email” Aliases

By now everyone who is on the web is more than likely using a Junker email for one purpose or anoth...

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Saturday, February 05, 2011

'Cuckoo's Nest' Mental Hospital Discovers  Cremated Remains of 3500 Patients In a Storage Room 'Cuckoo's Nest' Mental Hospital Discovers Cremated Remains of 3500 Patients In a Storage Room

Well all remember the hospital with Jack Nicholson in the movie “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”, t...

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Saturday, February 05, 2011

FDA Clears IPhone/IPad Application For Doctors and Hospitals to View and Exchange Medical Images- Mobile Health IT FDA Clears IPhone/IPad Application For Doctors and Hospitals to View and Exchange Medical Images- Mobile Health IT

The FDA stated this is not a replacement for a full workstation but can be used when mobility is nee...

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Saturday, February 05, 2011

eMix Medical Information Exchange Using Virtualization Via VMware To Securely Transfer Patient Data to EHRS and PHRs With PACS Image Company DR Systems eMix Medical Information Exchange Using Virtualization Via VMware To Securely Transfer Patient Data to EHRS and PHRs With PACS Image Company DR Systems

eMix is yet one more way to use a secure web based cloud product to exchange medical records and the...

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Saturday, February 05, 2011

Hospitals And Police Agency Budgets Battle Over Arrests When Suspects Need Medical Care-Unarrest and Re-arrest Hospitals And Police Agency Budgets Battle Over Arrests When Suspects Need Medical Care-Unarrest and Re-arrest

We have yet one more battle of budgets with suspects or individuals being arrested needing medical c...

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Saturday, February 05, 2011

Extormity Giving Away iPad for Most Compelling Case Study Of An EHR Vendor Annoyance/Frustration Story at HIMSS Extormity Giving Away iPad for Most Compelling Case Study Of An EHR Vendor Annoyance/Frustration Story at HIMSS

You have one week from today to get your entry in!   I like these folks as they make us all laugh at...

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Friday, February 04, 2011

Trademarkia Data Base Opens for Business- Trademarks, Business Intelligence Information-Algorithm To Search With Chatter From Social Networks Trademarkia Data Base Opens for Business- Trademarks, Business Intelligence Information-Algorithm To Search With Chatter From Social Networks

This is very cool if you have trademarks or are wanting to file one for sure.  I can’t help but thin...

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Friday, February 04, 2011

UnitedHealth Group Sued-Class Action Lawsuit Relative to Purchase of HealthNet in Northeast-Post Auditing With Demands For Providers to Repay Reimbursements UnitedHealth Group Sued-Class Action Lawsuit Relative to Purchase of HealthNet in Northeast-Post Auditing With Demands For Providers to Repay Reimbursements

The lawsuit has to do with the provisions of ERISA which is the grounds for the insurance carrier de...

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Friday, February 04, 2011

Glow Caps from Vitality Purchased by Billionaire Investor–Pill Bottle With Compliance Data Trails Built In Glow Caps from Vitality Purchased by Billionaire Investor–Pill Bottle With Compliance Data Trails Built In

Patrick Soon-Shiong M.D. is the Los Angeles billionaire investor who has scooped up the company.  Ov...

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Friday, February 04, 2011

First We Had Spray On Stem Cells and Now The Stem Cell Skin Gun for Wound Care Speeds Healing- Regenerative Medicine First We Had Spray On Stem Cells and Now The Stem Cell Skin Gun for Wound Care Speeds Healing- Regenerative Medicine

Regenerative medicine is moving so fast as it was just 2 months ago I posted about an up and coming ...

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Friday, February 04, 2011

Anesthesia Drug Shortages, First It Was Propofol and now Pentothal–Choice #3 Is a Real Old Drug And Less Stable Anesthesia Drug Shortages, First It Was Propofol and now Pentothal–Choice #3 Is a Real Old Drug And Less Stable

Ok now we are coming full circle and hopefully by this time since November when I posted about the h...

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Wednesday, February 02, 2011

TSA Changing Software at Airport Scanners-New Images Look More Like Stickmen Instead of Medical Images TSA Changing Software at Airport Scanners-New Images Look More Like Stickmen Instead of Medical Images

The first airport to try out the new software is Las Vegas.  Atlanta is another airport that will be...

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Wednesday, February 02, 2011

Aetna pulls Out of Individual Health Insurance Policies in Colorado as of August of 2012-Risk and Profit Algorithms At Work Aetna pulls Out of Individual Health Insurance Policies in Colorado as of August of 2012-Risk and Profit Algorithms At Work

Aetna began sending letters out this week so if you are an individual health insurance policy holder...

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Wednesday, February 02, 2011

Microsoft Delivers Encrypted E-mail Using Government “Direct Project” Security Protocols With HealthVault Personal Health Records Microsoft Delivers Encrypted E-mail Using Government “Direct Project” Security Protocols With HealthVault Personal Health Records

Something we have all been waiting for today is finally open for business, the “Direct Project” from...

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Wednesday, February 02, 2011
 
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