FDA Approves New Drug To Treat Clostridium Difficile Infections FDA Approves New Drug To Treat Clostridium Difficile Infections

In July of 2010 the FDA approved a test for C Diff and the results are given within an hour.  Alread...

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Saturday, May 28, 2011

Senator Tom Coburn Discusses Healthcare and Medicare Reform Senator Tom Coburn Discusses Healthcare and Medicare Reform

This is actually an interesting interview that goes in-depth and shows a different side than what ha...

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Saturday, May 28, 2011

Life Technologies Launches New Sequencing Analysis Software For The Cloud Life Technologies Launches New Sequencing Analysis Software For The Cloud

We all talk about the future of the cloud and there’s no group that needs it more than the area of g...

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Saturday, May 28, 2011

Florida Governor Rick Scott Signs State Budget That Cuts Medicaid Reimbursements in the Sate by 12% While Florida HMO Profits Were Up 16% Florida Governor Rick Scott Signs State Budget That Cuts Medicaid Reimbursements in the Sate by 12% While Florida HMO Profits Were Up 16%

We all know states with Republican Governors are not very popular today and Florida is one state sad...

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Saturday, May 28, 2011

Sleep Marketing–Healthcare Companies Looking to Market and Commoditize Our Habits–Snoozing Marketers Unleashed Sleep Marketing–Healthcare Companies Looking to Market and Commoditize Our Habits–Snoozing Marketers Unleashed

This is something that all of us humans and others who walk the face of the earth have been doing si...

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Saturday, May 28, 2011

First Public Health Privacy Summit - Protecting Patient Privacy in a Wired World to Be Held on June 13th in Washington DC First Public Health Privacy Summit - Protecting Patient Privacy in a Wired World to Be Held on June 13th in Washington DC

This is a one day event to be held in Washington DC and privacy in healthcare and otherwise is a hot...

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Friday, May 27, 2011

Brookdale Hospital Workers in New York Protest Over Loss of Health Insurance Benefits Brookdale Hospital Workers in New York Protest Over Loss of Health Insurance Benefits

Part of the reason for the money problems may just go back to the story at the link below to where t...

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Thursday, May 26, 2011

Digital Illiteracy Still Plagues Law Makers–Severe Focus on Abortion Rights Proves It–Is This Where Our Lawmaking Knowledge Leaves Off or Even Begins? Scary… Digital Illiteracy Still Plagues Law Makers–Severe Focus on Abortion Rights Proves It–Is This Where Our Lawmaking Knowledge Leaves Off or Even Begins? Scary…

This is amazing when you look at all the time and effort spent on this not only at a Federal Level b...

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Thursday, May 26, 2011

Hospital Tests Device that Separates Stem Cells While the Patient Is in Surgery for PAD Treatment Hospital Tests Device that Separates Stem Cells While the Patient Is in Surgery for PAD Treatment

This is happening in Arizona and also back in August of 2010 I wrote about the same or similar proce...

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Thursday, May 26, 2011

Kill the Duck on Windows Phone! How Could They Do This to the Medical Quack! Kill the Duck on Windows Phone! How Could They Do This to the Medical Quack!

The Aflac Duck and I need to have a little conversation here:)  Actually to be truthful I liked the ...

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Thursday, May 26, 2011

Vermont Governor Signs Single Payer Health Insurance Bill-Coverage Could Begin as Early as 2014 Vermont Governor Signs Single Payer Health Insurance Bill-Coverage Could Begin as Early as 2014

Vermont is s small state but actually by starting in a smaller state it could stand to be a good pil...

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Thursday, May 26, 2011

Niacin Drugs Don’t Reduce Heart Attack Risk-Bad News for Abbott Labs Niaspan Niacin Drugs Don’t Reduce Heart Attack Risk-Bad News for Abbott Labs Niaspan

The study showed that elevating a good cholesterol count had no effect on reducing strokes so back t...

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Thursday, May 26, 2011

FDA Recalls Never End–Bar Codes Solutions for Drug, Device and Over The Counter Products– Medical Quack Featured Article in Micro-Cap Review Magazine FDA Recalls Never End–Bar Codes Solutions for Drug, Device and Over The Counter Products– Medical Quack Featured Article in Micro-Cap Review Magazine

This is an article that I wrote as the request of one of my sponsors for the Micro-Cap Review magazi...

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Thursday, May 26, 2011

Freescale Semiconductor, Creators and Collaborators of the Hospital Admitting Machine Launches IPO Freescale Semiconductor, Creators and Collaborators of the Hospital Admitting Machine Launches IPO

Believe it or not the hospital admitting machine received many favorable comments, both from ER doct...

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Thursday, May 26, 2011

ONC-Funded CONNECT Program (Aurion) Now Has a $5.7 Contract Awarded to CGI Federal To Continue Development ONC-Funded CONNECT Program (Aurion) Now Has a $5.7 Contract Awarded to CGI Federal To Continue Development

This is interesting to see the twists and turns of an idea whereby private companies were originally...

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Thursday, May 26, 2011

Medical Record Bank Receives “Patent” for Personal Medical Record Platform Medical Record Bank Receives “Patent” for Personal Medical Record Platform

Ok here we go, “patents” on PHRs, those items that have a low adoption rate from consumers, why, it’...

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Thursday, May 26, 2011

Will Your Doctor Be Giving You Their Email Address?  If You are Going to Make A Payment They Might–ClearXchange With Payment By Cellphone or Email Available Will Your Doctor Be Giving You Their Email Address? If You are Going to Make A Payment They Might–ClearXchange With Payment By Cellphone or Email Available

Currently if you bank with Bank of America, Wells Fargo and JPMorgan Chase you now have a new option...

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Thursday, May 26, 2011

How Data Mining Gets and Sells Your Information From the Web–Multi Billion Dollar Business And It Is Subsidizing Healthcare Every Where You Look… How Data Mining Gets and Sells Your Information From the Web–Multi Billion Dollar Business And It Is Subsidizing Healthcare Every Where You Look…

This is a good video that explains how we are the product and talks about coupons and “list brokers”...

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Wednesday, May 25, 2011
 
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