Are Target Stores Now Selling Data Too? California Store Scanned My Driver’s License When I Bought One Bottle of Wine–How Much Business in the US Is Living Off of Data and Algorithms, Partly Why We Have Job Issues Are Target Stores Now Selling Data Too? California Store Scanned My Driver’s License When I Bought One Bottle of Wine–How Much Business in the US Is Living Off of Data and Algorithms, Partly Why We Have Job Issues

I about flipped out on this one and if there wasn’t a big long line behind me I would walked but ok ...

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Saturday, September 10, 2011

MediSens Graduates from UCLA's On Campus Technology Incubator–Funded and Moving to Northern California–Body Monitoring Systems MediSens Graduates from UCLA's On Campus Technology Incubator–Funded and Moving to Northern California–Body Monitoring Systems

The Clinical Movement Assessment System (CMAS) is designed for a wide variety of medical application...

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Friday, September 09, 2011

Mitochon Free EHR/PHR/HIE Systems Connecting to Medicity HIE (Subsidiary of Aetna) at Hoag Hospital in the OC Mitochon Free EHR/PHR/HIE Systems Connecting to Medicity HIE (Subsidiary of Aetna) at Hoag Hospital in the OC

Mitochon software as a service is located in Orange county as well.  Along with Practice Fusion, the...

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Friday, September 09, 2011

FTC Charges mHealth Apps With False Advertising–No Scientific Evidence for Curing Acne So There’s Not An App for That FTC Charges mHealth Apps With False Advertising–No Scientific Evidence for Curing Acne So There’s Not An App for That

This is good as consumers “need to know” and if you read here enough you can hear me rant about all ...

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Friday, September 09, 2011

Sermo/Fierce Pharma Survey of Oncologists Named Amgen and Novartis As Being The Top Contributing Drug Companies Sermo/Fierce Pharma Survey of Oncologists Named Amgen and Novartis As Being The Top Contributing Drug Companies

This is another in the series of contributions of surveys and polls to provide actual MD comments an...

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Friday, September 09, 2011

LA-ABC News Anchor Gets a Stress Test from Dr. Oz–And As the Show Moves to Channel 7 LA-ABC News Anchor Gets a Stress Test from Dr. Oz–And As the Show Moves to Channel 7

I am busy working all the time so I don’t have much opportunity to catch his show but in Los Angeles...

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Friday, September 09, 2011

Volunteer, Sponsors And Supplies Needed for The Largest Ever “Free Clinic” At the Los Angeles Sports Arena October 20-23, 2011 Volunteer, Sponsors And Supplies Needed for The Largest Ever “Free Clinic” At the Los Angeles Sports Arena October 20-23, 2011

We have another free clinic coming up in October in Los Angeles and CareNow is looking for volunteer...

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Thursday, September 08, 2011

More Court Debates over Medicaid Contracts in Louisiana–Health Insurance Wars More Court Debates over Medicaid Contracts in Louisiana–Health Insurance Wars

Contracts are almost getting to be impossible today and here’s one more to where a judge had to inte...

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Thursday, September 08, 2011

World Economic Forum Rankings–US Falling Again in Most Categories–5th in Global Competitiveness and 90th in Macro Economics (Math) World Economic Forum Rankings–US Falling Again in Most Categories–5th in Global Competitiveness and 90th in Macro Economics (Math)

In trust with politicians we are ranked at 50th place, and not a big secret there with digital illiteracy running rampant through our Lawmak...

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Thursday, September 08, 2011

Security Breach at Stanford Hospital -  Patient Found it - Not the Fault of the Medical Records System but Rather a Careless 3rd Party Analytics/Billing Company Security Breach at Stanford Hospital - Patient Found it - Not the Fault of the Medical Records System but Rather a Careless 3rd Party Analytics/Billing Company

This is important to note as this time it was not the university or their IT systems, it was rather ...

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Thursday, September 08, 2011

Is Provenge the Drug That Even Dendreon Is Having Issues Affording–Laying Off 500 Is Provenge the Drug That Even Dendreon Is Having Issues Affording–Laying Off 500

This is the latest chapter with the biotech company which has had a long running soap opera to say t...

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Thursday, September 08, 2011

Two Orange County Doctors Arrested on Medicare Fraud–Data Analytics Algorithms Were Used to Identify the Activity Two Orange County Doctors Arrested on Medicare Fraud–Data Analytics Algorithms Were Used to Identify the Activity

Ok here's one for the “good algorithms” that audit and track back and match up claims to ensure ...

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Wednesday, September 07, 2011

Audit Finds Dead Consumers Still Getting Social Security Checks Audit Finds Dead Consumers Still Getting Social Security Checks

Wait a minute, this is the most relied upon data base in the US that everyone uses, right?  Well whe...

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Wednesday, September 07, 2011

PHR Company MedeFile International Trying New Route for Awareness/Sales–Infomercials With ION Television & Other Networks PHR Company MedeFile International Trying New Route for Awareness/Sales–Infomercials With ION Television & Other Networks

Is this going to do it?  Time will tell as not much has enticed most consumers today with getting a ...

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Wednesday, September 07, 2011

FDA Has A New Training Program for Medical Device Reviewers FDA Has A New Training Program for Medical Device Reviewers

This is good thing and it’s the same process that should and does take place when creating medical r...

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Wednesday, September 07, 2011
 
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