Diagnosis By the Device and the Algorithms–Scanadu Tri-Coder Project Diagnosis By the Device and the Algorithms–Scanadu Tri-Coder Project

Pocket Doc might be one way to describe this project.  You can watch the video and see what you thi...

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Tuesday, November 08, 2011

The Vatican and Publicly Traded Biotech Firm Neostem Hold Their First Meeting Where CEOs and Cardinals Come Together The Vatican and Publicly Traded Biotech Firm Neostem Hold Their First Meeting Where CEOs and Cardinals Come Together

Back in March of this year the Vatican invested a million in the company and you can also read about...

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Tuesday, November 08, 2011

Teva Laying Off Over 1000 Employees in the US and UK After Cephalon Acquisition Teva Laying Off Over 1000 Employees in the US and UK After Cephalon Acquisition

Back in May of this year the Teva won the bid to take over Cephalon.  I guess they can’t lay off ma...

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Tuesday, November 08, 2011

Jake Byrd The Dr. Conrad Murray Verdict-He’s Sucking Down Propofol As It Is Read Humor (Video) Jake Byrd The Dr. Conrad Murray Verdict-He’s Sucking Down Propofol As It Is Read Humor (Video)

This is just too funny, from the Jimmy Kimmel Show.  If you have never seen the character he’s on th...

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Tuesday, November 08, 2011

Lucky Super Market in the Bay Area Adds on a Blue Shield Health Insurance Store Lucky Super Market in the Bay Area Adds on a Blue Shield Health Insurance Store

We have had retail clinics and this is a tiny bit of a clinic in the fact that you can get your bloo...

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Monday, November 07, 2011

HMS Holdings Buys Medicare Recovery Audit Contractor HealthDataInsights for $400 Million–Competition of the Payment Algorithms Versus the Reimbursement Algos Continues HMS Holdings Buys Medicare Recovery Audit Contractor HealthDataInsights for $400 Million–Competition of the Payment Algorithms Versus the Reimbursement Algos Continues

Nobody likes fraud and all those folks and their actions need to be caught for sure but in the midst...

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Monday, November 07, 2011

Groupon IPO Has More Money Than Entire Biotech IPOs for 2011–Our Mixed Up Priorities With The Chase for Social Algorithms, Greed and the Math That Creates the Phenomena Groupon IPO Has More Money Than Entire Biotech IPOs for 2011–Our Mixed Up Priorities With The Chase for Social Algorithms, Greed and the Math That Creates the Phenomena

Yes there is greed with social algorithms and if you read the article in it’s entirely you can see t...

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Monday, November 07, 2011

FDA Approves J&J’s Xarelto For Treating Irregular Heart Beats-Atrial Fibrillation FDA Approves J&J’s Xarelto For Treating Irregular Heart Beats-Atrial Fibrillation

Xarelto is normally prescribed as a blood thinner and now the FDA has given the stamp of approval to...

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Monday, November 07, 2011

More Doctors Installing Electronic Medical Record Systems, But Patients Still Want Paper and Feel They are More Secure–Survey More Doctors Installing Electronic Medical Record Systems, But Patients Still Want Paper and Feel They are More Secure–Survey

Say What?   This was an interesting survey and if you read the entire context of the survey there’s ...

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Sunday, November 06, 2011

UCLA Medical Center Warns Thousands of Patients About Security Breach When Records Were Stolen During a Burglary at Physician’s Home UCLA Medical Center Warns Thousands of Patients About Security Breach When Records Were Stolen During a Burglary at Physician’s Home

The disc was encrypted but there was a reported piece of paper nearby missing too that contained the...

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Sunday, November 06, 2011

California Hospital Association Sues HHS With Kathleen Sebelius Named To Block a 10% Cut With Medi-Cal Reimbursements California Hospital Association Sues HHS With Kathleen Sebelius Named To Block a 10% Cut With Medi-Cal Reimbursements

Governor Brown signed a new law that is retro-active to June 1st, and the federal government approve...

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Friday, November 04, 2011

Wellness Programs Biting Consumers in the Butt As Many Parameters are Either Too Hard to Attain or Difficult to Understand, Thus Many Tune Out-Feel They Are Screwed Anyway With “Discrimination Done by the Algorithm” Wellness Programs Biting Consumers in the Butt As Many Parameters are Either Too Hard to Attain or Difficult to Understand, Thus Many Tune Out-Feel They Are Screwed Anyway With “Discrimination Done by the Algorithm”

Wellness started out to be a good thing, but here we have our old friend the Marketer just wreaking ...

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Thursday, November 03, 2011

Attack of the Killer Algorithms-Occupy Wall Street Part 4 Health Insurance Style - One More App For Folks Who Are Tired of Flawed Algorithms That Require A Ton of Work and Research Time To Create “Perfect” Data Files for Insurers And Others Analytics Processes Attack of the Killer Algorithms-Occupy Wall Street Part 4 Health Insurance Style - One More App For Folks Who Are Tired of Flawed Algorithms That Require A Ton of Work and Research Time To Create “Perfect” Data Files for Insurers And Others Analytics Processes

I have been wanting to address this for a while and yet we have one more contest to entice consumers...

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Wednesday, November 02, 2011

Screaming Man Seen in Testicular Ultrasound Dicom Image Screaming Man Seen in Testicular Ultrasound Dicom Image

This is a wild image and yes you can see the face:)  I hope the man really was not screaming and tha...

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Wednesday, November 02, 2011

United Healthcare Opens Retail “Employer Benefits” Store in Queens New York And Hires Former Minnesota US Assistant Attorney General As General Counsel United Healthcare Opens Retail “Employer Benefits” Store in Queens New York And Hires Former Minnesota US Assistant Attorney General As General Counsel

One thing I can say for sure with the daisy chain of subsidiaries the company has going today with a...

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Wednesday, November 02, 2011
 
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