Hawaii Medical Center Closes Emergency Rooms As New Buyer for the Facility Fell Through And Facilities Will Be Closed When All Patients Have Been Transferred Hawaii Medical Center Closes Emergency Rooms As New Buyer for the Facility Fell Through And Facilities Will Be Closed When All Patients Have Been Transferred

Back in October the hospital stated they may have to close and the ER rooms are the first stage of t...

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Monday, December 19, 2011

HealthVault Free Mobile App For Windows Phone Is Out from the Zune Store To Download & Got My Ducks Updated HealthVault Free Mobile App For Windows Phone Is Out from the Zune Store To Download & Got My Ducks Updated

This is pretty neat and loaded it up on my phone and off I go.  It’s pretty straight forward and wor...

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Monday, December 19, 2011

FDA Issues a Cease and Desist Sperm Order To A California Man Who Was Giving It Away on the Internet To Couples Who Could Not Afford to Pay But Wanted a Child FDA Issues a Cease and Desist Sperm Order To A California Man Who Was Giving It Away on the Internet To Couples Who Could Not Afford to Pay But Wanted a Child

That’s right you can’t give this away, you have to pay for it <grin>.  This is what the FDA sa...

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Monday, December 19, 2011

“Generic Medical Devices” FDA Approved Doctor Preferred Orthopedic Implants Made in the USA Costing 50% Less “Generic Medical Devices” FDA Approved Doctor Preferred Orthopedic Implants Made in the USA Costing 50% Less

This is kind of a “no brainer” as far as the cost side as we all know we pay less for generic drugs ...

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Monday, December 19, 2011

EyeNetra–Eye Exams in the Palm of Your Hand With a Smart Phone Using Similar Optical Technology as With Bar Codes–Video EyeNetra–Eye Exams in the Palm of Your Hand With a Smart Phone Using Similar Optical Technology as With Bar Codes–Video

This company has evolved out of the MIT labs.  This is amazing that for as little as $2.00  you can ...

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Saturday, December 17, 2011

An Unexpected Place for Healing for a Young Woman in a Senior Citizens Home-TED Video An Unexpected Place for Healing for a Young Woman in a Senior Citizens Home-TED Video

This is a great video that Ramona Pierson tells about her recovery at a Senior Citizens home.  She w...

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Saturday, December 17, 2011

Wellpoint to Bankroll Use of IBM Watson at Cedar Sinai Medical Center to Research Cancer Data/Information To Provide Guidance for Physicians Wellpoint to Bankroll Use of IBM Watson at Cedar Sinai Medical Center to Research Cancer Data/Information To Provide Guidance for Physicians

After having made their initial investment with IBM, Wellpoint is looking for areas to use the new “...

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Saturday, December 17, 2011

Flawed Data–Mined by Corporations Online Provides Background Checks Riddled With Errors–Attack of the Killer Algorithms Part 7 Flawed Data–Mined by Corporations Online Provides Background Checks Riddled With Errors–Attack of the Killer Algorithms Part 7

Slowly but surely this blog is becoming the “Quack Data” reference I feel.  Here’s another situation...

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Friday, December 16, 2011

The Alternative Millionaire’s Tax–License and Tax Big Corporations Who Mine and Sell Taxpayer Data They Get for Free From the Internet-Phase One to Restore Middle Class With Transparency, Disclosure and Money The Alternative Millionaire’s Tax–License and Tax Big Corporations Who Mine and Sell Taxpayer Data They Get for Free From the Internet-Phase One to Restore Middle Class With Transparency, Disclosure and Money

I probably won’t make any corporate friends here with this post but somewhere along the line we need...

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Friday, December 16, 2011

Fuji Film Buys SonoSite for Close to A Billion- Ultra Sound Point of Care Devices Fuji Film Buys SonoSite for Close to A Billion- Ultra Sound Point of Care Devices

SonoSite products are appearing all over the place and were installed at the new LA County hospital ...

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Friday, December 16, 2011

DaVinci Robot Fails to Start/Reboot for Prostate Cancer Surgery-1st Reported Issue And No Harm To Patient As The Robot Just Said No DaVinci Robot Fails to Start/Reboot for Prostate Cancer Surgery-1st Reported Issue And No Harm To Patient As The Robot Just Said No

This is a 2 million dollar machine and apparently there were some technical issues, and I am guessin...

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Friday, December 16, 2011

Doctor in Oklahoma Gets 17 Day Review and Approval for EZ Vein-Non Invasive Device To Help With Inserting IVs & Finding the Veins Doctor in Oklahoma Gets 17 Day Review and Approval for EZ Vein-Non Invasive Device To Help With Inserting IVs & Finding the Veins

The article says it works even if you don’t have a pulse..not sure why you would need it for a pulse...

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Thursday, December 15, 2011

Johns Hopkins and PepsiCo Sign a Contract To Allow Employees and Their Dependents To Have Certain Surgical Procedures Performed At the Medical Center in Maryland Johns Hopkins and PepsiCo Sign a Contract To Allow Employees and Their Dependents To Have Certain Surgical Procedures Performed At the Medical Center in Maryland

This covers around 250,000 employees and dependents and the coverage is for orthopedic and cardiac p...

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Thursday, December 15, 2011

Move Over Drug Reps Here Come the Hospital Reps Competing for Time To “Sell” the Doctors But No Fear They Have No “Samples” in Tote Move Over Drug Reps Here Come the Hospital Reps Competing for Time To “Sell” the Doctors But No Fear They Have No “Samples” in Tote

The actual positions are not called sales and marketing though it’s a branded name called “Physician...

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Thursday, December 15, 2011
 
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