Jon Stewart Talks Affordable Care Plan And Exchanges With HHS Secretary Sebelius –” It’s Still Not Affordable Yet” Jon Stewart Talks Affordable Care Plan And Exchanges With HHS Secretary Sebelius –” It’s Still Not Affordable Yet”

This is not Jon’s usual rhetoric but is very tame and is more informative.  He puts her on the spot ...

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Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Aviation Safeguards Company-Services Big Airlines With Skycaps, Wheelchair Assistants and Security at LAX Dumping All Healthcare Benefits for Employees February 1st 2012 Aviation Safeguards Company-Services Big Airlines With Skycaps, Wheelchair Assistants and Security at LAX Dumping All Healthcare Benefits for Employees February 1st 2012

This is not good news for the employees who service major airlines who are seeing big profits so nex...

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Monday, January 23, 2012

Israeli Family Doctors Concerned That Internet Medicine Is Causing a Dramatic Turn for the Worse With Doctor-Patient Relationships Using Expanded HMO Services Israeli Family Doctors Concerned That Internet Medicine Is Causing a Dramatic Turn for the Worse With Doctor-Patient Relationships Using Expanded HMO Services

I think we hear the same thing here in the US as this is all pretty new technology and they make som...

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Monday, January 23, 2012

Catholic Healthcare West Ending It’s Affiliation With the Catholic Church–Changing It’s Name Catholic Healthcare West Ending It’s Affiliation With the Catholic Church–Changing It’s Name

Back in December of 2010 we had the hospital in Phoenix who “lost their religion” over a procedure t...

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Sunday, January 22, 2012

The Presidential Medical Formula–Self Contained Medical Clinics All Controlled Remotely By Doctors Located in Residences and Ocean Containers The Presidential Medical Formula–Self Contained Medical Clinics All Controlled Remotely By Doctors Located in Residences and Ocean Containers

This is a pretty neat concept and not without cost something of a special feature here at the Medica...

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Sunday, January 22, 2012

What is “Rat LungWorm Disease”? Man Contracts the Disease in Hawaii–Rare But Almost Kills Him What is “Rat LungWorm Disease”? Man Contracts the Disease in Hawaii–Rare But Almost Kills Him

I have never heard of this either but a parasite picked up from fruits or vegetables that may not have been washed thoroughly enough.  Talk ...

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Friday, January 20, 2012

Blue Button Download of Personal Health Data to be Expanded to Federal Employees and Their Families Blue Button Download of Personal Health Data to be Expanded to Federal Employees and Their Families

Below is a little history on the Blue Button to include the HealthVault information that Veterans ha...

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Friday, January 20, 2012

Accretive Health Debt Collector Employee Has Laptop Stolen With Non Encrypted Patient Data from 2 Hospitals And Had Access to All the Data Via Revenue Cycling - Patient Information Was Shared With Wall Street Investors – Algorithms For Profit Again? Accretive Health Debt Collector Employee Has Laptop Stolen With Non Encrypted Patient Data from 2 Hospitals And Had Access to All the Data Via Revenue Cycling - Patient Information Was Shared With Wall Street Investors – Algorithms For Profit Again?

Ahem….what do we say about privacy and data selling…bingo it appears as if you read through the enti...

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Thursday, January 19, 2012

UnitedHealthGroup Profits Increase 21% for the 4th Quarter of 2011– Business Intelligence Algorithms Continue to Create Large Profits - Subsidiary Watch UnitedHealthGroup Profits Increase 21% for the 4th Quarter of 2011– Business Intelligence Algorithms Continue to Create Large Profits - Subsidiary Watch

One more the mergers and acquisitions speak out again on how health insurance companies have diversi...

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Thursday, January 19, 2012

Security Breach–New York Fed–Employee Accused of Stealing And Admitted to Copying $10 Million Dollars Worth of Algorithms (Software) Security Breach–New York Fed–Employee Accused of Stealing And Admitted to Copying $10 Million Dollars Worth of Algorithms (Software)

Is there money in those algos?  This story might answer that.  Why would this employee who was a con...

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Thursday, January 19, 2012

UCLA Uncover Mechanism By Which Newly Approved Melanoma Drug Accelerates Secondary Skin Cancer–Zelboraf UCLA Uncover Mechanism By Which Newly Approved Melanoma Drug Accelerates Secondary Skin Cancer–Zelboraf

This is kind of an alarming incident but when you read further it does not stop the treatment proces...

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Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Fear Factor–Jon Stewart on Bringing Jobs Back to the US–How Would Healthcare Deal With This - Methodologies of Algorithms For Profit Only Create Such “Less than Humane” Environments (Scary Video) Fear Factor–Jon Stewart on Bringing Jobs Back to the US–How Would Healthcare Deal With This - Methodologies of Algorithms For Profit Only Create Such “Less than Humane” Environments (Scary Video)

Jon goes back to Foxconn-revisited…in his usual style and he says we need to make our factories look...

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Wednesday, January 18, 2012

VeriTeQ Acquisition Corporation Buys VeriChip Implanted Chip and Health Link Personal Health Record Technology from Positive ID–Implantable RFID and Sensors VeriTeQ Acquisition Corporation Buys VeriChip Implanted Chip and Health Link Personal Health Record Technology from Positive ID–Implantable RFID and Sensors

To go back a little bit in time the chip was also set up to communicate with personal health records...

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Tuesday, January 17, 2012

FDA Fines Red Cross Again for $9.59 Million–Where Does That Money Go? FDA Fines Red Cross Again for $9.59 Million–Where Does That Money Go?

I am curious about this as a year ago blood levels were at the lowest in 10 years and maybe it’s jus...

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Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Consumers Lose More Privacy With New CoreLogic Credit Reporting–”Score” Marketed For Insurers and Employers To Gain Information-California Prohibits Potential Employers – From Using As Jan 1 - Killer Algorithms Part 8 Consumers Lose More Privacy With New CoreLogic Credit Reporting–”Score” Marketed For Insurers and Employers To Gain Information-California Prohibits Potential Employers – From Using As Jan 1 - Killer Algorithms Part 8

Everyone needs to watch this video and you will see both pros and cons and the pro folks are promoti...

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Tuesday, January 17, 2012
 
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