Cellphone Died This Week–My New Phone is Windows Mobile 7 - I Wanted Security, Privacy and Applications - In That Order Cellphone Died This Week–My New Phone is Windows Mobile 7 - I Wanted Security, Privacy and Applications - In That Order

I was hoping to wait a little longer as my 2 year contract had been up for a while now and I wanted ...

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Saturday, June 11, 2011

One More Reason for Slow EHR Adoption Cited–Software Being Designed To Meet Bureaucratic Standards Rather Than Needs of Doctors and Patients One More Reason for Slow EHR Adoption Cited–Software Being Designed To Meet Bureaucratic Standards Rather Than Needs of Doctors and Patients

The testimony today came from Ingenix, and they should know as they are the leaders of all the analy...

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Friday, June 10, 2011

Pfizer Running First US Clinical Study With Remote Participation Pfizer Running First US Clinical Study With Remote Participation

This is nice and you wonder why perhaps it has not been done before.  The drug being used for the re...

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Friday, June 10, 2011

New Bluetooth 4.0 Heart Rate Belt Will Monitor Heart Rates New Bluetooth 4.0 Heart Rate Belt Will Monitor Heart Rates

Here we go with one more blue tooth connected device.  The information will sent to a Smartphone and...

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Thursday, June 09, 2011

Miramar Labs lands $35.8 Million Funding To Begin Marketing miraDry Laser Treatment for Excessive Sweat In the Arm Pits Miramar Labs lands $35.8 Million Funding To Begin Marketing miraDry Laser Treatment for Excessive Sweat In the Arm Pits

Back in February the company received FDA 501k Clearance for the device.  Wow, that’s a lot of mone...

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Wednesday, June 08, 2011

Why Are ACO’s So Tough–Nobody’s Writing The Algorithms and I Don’t Seem To See Anyone Volunteering to Take It On Why Are ACO’s So Tough–Nobody’s Writing The Algorithms and I Don’t Seem To See Anyone Volunteering to Take It On

Here we have yet one more article about private and government working together but nobody’s writing...

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Wednesday, June 08, 2011

The Price for Promoted Trend Sponsoring on Twitter Costs $120,000 A Day–How Much Money Did WeinerGate Drum Up Or Is He Still Drumming Up? The Price for Promoted Trend Sponsoring on Twitter Costs $120,000 A Day–How Much Money Did WeinerGate Drum Up Or Is He Still Drumming Up?

One might ask too how long does a trend last?  We’ve going on Weinergate for quite a few days now so...

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Wednesday, June 08, 2011

WellPoint Buys CareMore–Senior HMO Based in California–Presently Owned By Private Equity Firms WellPoint Buys CareMore–Senior HMO Based in California–Presently Owned By Private Equity Firms

It must be time to bail as we all are aware of what’s happening to the Medicare Payment structures c...

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Wednesday, June 08, 2011

“Auth Tag” – Mobile Microsoft Bar Code Tags Using a Smartphone To Scan for Two Factor Authentication Giving Users Digital Tokens “Auth Tag” – Mobile Microsoft Bar Code Tags Using a Smartphone To Scan for Two Factor Authentication Giving Users Digital Tokens

With all the recent security breach stories I though it was time to revisit and look at the use of b...

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Tuesday, June 07, 2011

Should ICD-10 Implementation Be Delayed With A SnoMed Adoption Focus Come First? Should ICD-10 Implementation Be Delayed With A SnoMed Adoption Focus Come First?

Dr. Halamka with his great wisdom and knowledge politely poses the question of which should come fir...

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Tuesday, June 07, 2011

Case of Missing California Nursing Student Turns Into a Homicide Investigation Case of Missing California Nursing Student Turns Into a Homicide Investigation

This one didn’t sound good from the start and sadly she has not turned up yet so the evidence points...

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Tuesday, June 07, 2011

Happy Hospitalist Has A Fire Sale For His Quick Pocket Reference At A Bargain Price Happy Hospitalist Has A Fire Sale For His Quick Pocket Reference At A Bargain Price

This is just too good to resist here as the blogger, Happy Hospitalist has the solution you may need for coding.  Sure there’s a bit of ton...

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Tuesday, June 07, 2011

Thomson Reuters Plans to Sell Healthcare Unit By the End of the Year Thomson Reuters Plans to Sell Healthcare Unit By the End of the Year

You can read below and it appears the company is trying to have a major focus on news coverage and I...

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Monday, June 06, 2011

Rep. Anthony Weiner of New York Admits His Behavior on the Web-Time for All Members of Congress to Increase Their Digital Literacy! Rep. Anthony Weiner of New York Admits His Behavior on the Web-Time for All Members of Congress to Increase Their Digital Literacy!

Ok so who’s the next “digital illiterate” to play on the web and do something stupid while we as tax...

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Monday, June 06, 2011
 
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