Walgreens And CVS Accused of Selling Customer Prescription Data in 2 Separate Law Suits-Sales for Marketing Data Continues and the Data Bases Gets Larger with Technology Walgreens And CVS Accused of Selling Customer Prescription Data in 2 Separate Law Suits-Sales for Marketing Data Continues and the Data Bases Gets Larger with Technology

One of these days there may be a lawsuit or some ruling that could finally get into profiteering tha...

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Saturday, March 12, 2011

Nasally Delivered Stem Cell Treatment for Parkinson’s Improves Motor Control-Study From Germany Nasally Delivered Stem Cell Treatment for Parkinson’s Improves Motor Control-Study From Germany

The stem cells survived for 6 months or more in the brain and motor control improved.  This was base...

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Saturday, March 12, 2011

UC San Francisco Hospital Pharmacy Begins Using RIVA Medication Dispensing Robots UC San Francisco Hospital Pharmacy Begins Using RIVA Medication Dispensing Robots

The pharmacist is called “Riva” “Robotic ID Automation” the robot that does the compounding, filling...

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Saturday, March 12, 2011

New NIH Tox21 Robotic Screening System to Test 10,000 Chemicals for Toxicity-3000 Will Be Pharmaceutical Drugs New NIH Tox21 Robotic Screening System to Test 10,000 Chemicals for Toxicity-3000 Will Be Pharmaceutical Drugs

The 10,000 chemicals to be tested will include chemicals in industrial and consumer products as well...

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Saturday, March 12, 2011

Spider Venom as a New ED Treatment-Placebo Television Minute Discusses Banana Spider Futures…(Humor) Spider Venom as a New ED Treatment-Placebo Television Minute Discusses Banana Spider Futures…(Humor)

It looks like Dr. Doug is back with us for some new updates for Placebo Television.  It’s been a whi...

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Saturday, March 12, 2011

Insurance Company Offering New Service for Seniors with Home Check Up-Big Problem With Bad Implementation and Leaving Out the Primary Care Physician Insurance Company Offering New Service for Seniors with Home Check Up-Big Problem With Bad Implementation and Leaving Out the Primary Care Physician

I try to be very fair about what I write and see all sides of programs that are offered.  This happe...

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Friday, March 11, 2011

Microsoft Life Sciences Annual Innovation Awards 2011 And How To Submit Entries, Pfizer and Merck Among Past Winners Microsoft Life Sciences Annual Innovation Awards 2011 And How To Submit Entries, Pfizer and Merck Among Past Winners

Microsoft has opened the call for entries for the 2011 Life Sciences Innovation Awards, where custom...

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Friday, March 11, 2011

Printing a Human Kidney-Dr. Anthony Atala TED 2011-Regenerative Medicine (Video) Printing a Human Kidney-Dr. Anthony Atala TED 2011-Regenerative Medicine (Video)

I was waiting for this video to be uploaded and it was from the TED Conference a couple weeks ago in...

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Thursday, March 10, 2011

Medical Quack Welcomes New Sponsor Micro-Cap Review Magazine and SNNWire, Who Those Folks And What Are They Doing Here? Medical Quack Welcomes New Sponsor Micro-Cap Review Magazine and SNNWire, Who Those Folks And What Are They Doing Here?

If you read here often enough, sometimes you never know what you are going to see and this is a bit ...

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Thursday, March 10, 2011

Nurses' strike cost Washington Hospital Center $6 Million-Money That Could Have Gone Toward Additional Staff Relief Nurses' strike cost Washington Hospital Center $6 Million-Money That Could Have Gone Toward Additional Staff Relief

We are seeing more and more of this to where sides can’t sit down and negotiate.  We had it at Kaise...

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Thursday, March 10, 2011

Hedge Fund Twitter Predictor to Begin Offering Services in April-Analytical Processes Similar to Mapping “Free”Text” on Medical Records Hedge Fund Twitter Predictor to Begin Offering Services in April-Analytical Processes Similar to Mapping “Free”Text” on Medical Records

I covered this a few months ago when it was announced and now it appears they are almost ready to op...

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Thursday, March 10, 2011

Positive ID Completes Development of  Iglucose Wireless Communication System for Real Time Collection of Data-Plans FDA Submission Positive ID Completes Development of Iglucose Wireless Communication System for Real Time Collection of Data-Plans FDA Submission

The wireless device will connect to any data-capable glucometer to automatically communicate blood g...

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Thursday, March 10, 2011

HCA (Hospital Corporation of America) Pulls Off the Largest Private Equity Firm Offering IPO in US History of $3.8 Billion HCA (Hospital Corporation of America) Pulls Off the Largest Private Equity Firm Offering IPO in US History of $3.8 Billion

HCA operates 164 hospitals and 106 surgery centers in the United States and Britain.  It was just la...

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Thursday, March 10, 2011

New York Health/Hospital System CEO and 2 State Senators Charged with Fraud-Funneling Illegal Payments to State Lawmakers New York Health/Hospital System CEO and 2 State Senators Charged with Fraud-Funneling Illegal Payments to State Lawmakers

MediSys is on of the largest Medicaid managed care plans in the city and the 2 lawmakers were those ...

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Thursday, March 10, 2011

HHS and Human Services for Civil Rights Setting up Training to Help State Attorney Generals Enforce HIPAA HHS and Human Services for Civil Rights Setting up Training to Help State Attorney Generals Enforce HIPAA

Is this a big hint that we finally want HIPAA enforced?  I think so and at least with discussions an...

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Thursday, March 10, 2011

Johnson and Johnson Consumer Health Division United Barred From Resuming Operations in Until Quality Standards are Met-Consent Decree Agreement With FDA Johnson and Johnson Consumer Health Division United Barred From Resuming Operations in Until Quality Standards are Met-Consent Decree Agreement With FDA

The returned product needs to be destroyed the FDA states and in the case of Tylenol, perhaps the fo...

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Thursday, March 10, 2011
 
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