Obamacare – GOP Senate Candidate Richard Mourdock Accidentally Puts His Prepared Response on YouTube Saying Healthcare Was Defeated –Colbert Report (Hilarious Video) Obamacare – GOP Senate Candidate Richard Mourdock Accidentally Puts His Prepared Response on YouTube Saying Healthcare Was Defeated –Colbert Report (Hilarious Video)

This is funny and Colbert does a great job as usual.  I wonder how long this was up on YouTube:)  He pre-taped and posted his response, what...

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Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Roche To Cut 1000 US Jobs–Closing New Jersey Facility and Head of Pharma Research Leaving the Company Roche To Cut 1000 US Jobs–Closing New Jersey Facility and Head of Pharma Research Leaving the Company

This is the location to where Valium was created and was the former headquarters for Roche prior to ...

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Tuesday, June 26, 2012

SEC Playing Catch Up With Technology–Working With Big Data Experts To Analyze Social Media Impact–It’s About Time As Reuters Is Already Way Ahead With Psychological Analytics Using Machine Learning To Foster Trading on Emotions SEC Playing Catch Up With Technology–Working With Big Data Experts To Analyze Social Media Impact–It’s About Time As Reuters Is Already Way Ahead With Psychological Analytics Using Machine Learning To Foster Trading on Emotions

I must say this is a “good” thing for the SEC and glad someone moved on it as there is no other fed...

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Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Madonna On Tour Uses “DNA Sterilization Team” to Clean and Disinfect Her Dressing Rooms–Beware of the DNA Snatchers… Madonna On Tour Uses “DNA Sterilization Team” to Clean and Disinfect Her Dressing Rooms–Beware of the DNA Snatchers…

I wrote the post back in December of 2010 with the title to beware of the DNA Snatchers of the futu...

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Monday, June 25, 2012

One More Source of Healthcare Expenditures–Hiring “Experts” to Help Hospitals and Providers Document and Code As The System Complexities Grow for Reimbursement Leaving the Clinical Side Behind With Priority At Times With Patient Care One More Source of Healthcare Expenditures–Hiring “Experts” to Help Hospitals and Providers Document and Code As The System Complexities Grow for Reimbursement Leaving the Clinical Side Behind With Priority At Times With Patient Care

In reading this article, this is what is happening now as folks are calling in the “consultants” who...

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Monday, June 25, 2012

Accretive Health Fails to Adequately Respond to Congress And Loses Contract with Second Hospital–A Total of Nine Notebooks Were Stolen or Missing Accretive Health Fails to Adequately Respond to Congress And Loses Contract with Second Hospital–A Total of Nine Notebooks Were Stolen or Missing

This keeps getting uglier and when you look at it, it was the business intelligence algorithms that ...

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Monday, June 25, 2012

Cook Medical Sponsors Clinical Study–New Endovascular Technique With Potential to Reduce A Large Number of Leg Amputations For Patients Suffering from PAD Cook Medical Sponsors Clinical Study–New Endovascular Technique With Potential to Reduce A Large Number of Leg Amputations For Patients Suffering from PAD

this is the first study to examine the a new, endovascular approach to treating critical limb ischem...

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Monday, June 25, 2012

HMOs in Israel Score a Judicial Win Over Formulas Used For Funding–State Has 6 Months To Create New Methodologies to Measure and Project Medical Costs–HMOs Anticipate Greater Funding To Arise HMOs in Israel Score a Judicial Win Over Formulas Used For Funding–State Has 6 Months To Create New Methodologies to Measure and Project Medical Costs–HMOs Anticipate Greater Funding To Arise

Sometimes it’s interesting to take a look at what’s happening in other countries relative to the ris...

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Sunday, June 24, 2012

US Captures The Top Number For the Most Powerful Computer in the World–First Time Since 2009 - IBM Sequoia At the DOE Lab In California US Captures The Top Number For the Most Powerful Computer in the World–First Time Since 2009 - IBM Sequoia At the DOE Lab In California

This is a little break away from the normal healthcare blogs but it’s related as these supercomputer...

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Saturday, June 23, 2012

Microsoft Back in the Tablet Business With Their Own “Surface” Units Coming Soon Microsoft Back in the Tablet Business With Their Own “Surface” Units Coming Soon

I do have to say from what I have seen the new Surface Tablets certainly look good and I’ll have to ...

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Thursday, June 21, 2012

Recalls Have Gone to the Toilet, Really As Flushmate Recalls Exploding Toilets Recalls Have Gone to the Toilet, Really As Flushmate Recalls Exploding Toilets

You don’t really get to take your toilet back but can get a repair kit to fix it so it won’t blow up...

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Thursday, June 21, 2012

Larry Ellison The Full and Uncut Interview At the All Things Digital Conference–The Good Stuff - How Larry Thinks and and Works – “Men Who Know Code” Larry Ellison The Full and Uncut Interview At the All Things Digital Conference–The Good Stuff - How Larry Thinks and and Works – “Men Who Know Code”

I posted the highlights version of the interview which basically covered what was going on with Mr....

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Thursday, June 21, 2012

PKC Clinical Knowledge Software Purchased by Sharecare Social Network Website Owned By Dr. Oz and WebMD Founder Jeff Arnold–Soap Notes For Patient and Doctor PKC Clinical Knowledge Software Purchased by Sharecare Social Network Website Owned By Dr. Oz and WebMD Founder Jeff Arnold–Soap Notes For Patient and Doctor

The full press release can be read here.   PKC founder Dr. Lawrence Weed is known as the founder of ...

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Thursday, June 21, 2012

Cellular Dynamics–World’s Largest Producer of Human Stem Cells Talks About the Value of iPS Cells and Their Contributions to Biotech Research and Development–Video Cellular Dynamics–World’s Largest Producer of Human Stem Cells Talks About the Value of iPS Cells and Their Contributions to Biotech Research and Development–Video

The chief Operating Officer from Cellular Dynamics  take a few minutes to describe the value of iPS ...

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Thursday, June 21, 2012

Blue Shield Policyholders File Class Action Lawsuit Alleging the Company Is Gaming the System By Pushing Older & Sicker Consumers Into Lower Benefit and Higher Deductible Policies–“Death Spiral” Blue Shield Policyholders File Class Action Lawsuit Alleging the Company Is Gaming the System By Pushing Older & Sicker Consumers Into Lower Benefit and Higher Deductible Policies–“Death Spiral”

I learned by reading this article what a “Death Spiral” is and didn’t realize that it was an “indust...

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Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Lawsuit Against Accretive Healthcare Grows as More Patients are Coming Forward to Speak Out Lawsuit Against Accretive Healthcare Grows as More Patients are Coming Forward to Speak Out

    The list is getting longer with patients coming forward speak...

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Wednesday, June 20, 2012

HealthGrades Puts Out Top Hospital List–Time to Drop All the Hospital Ratings Sites As Nobody Cares, Many Don’t Have Time To Read and Too Much “Flawed Data” HealthGrades Puts Out Top Hospital List–Time to Drop All the Hospital Ratings Sites As Nobody Cares, Many Don’t Have Time To Read and Too Much “Flawed Data”

Above in the title are 3 reasons to eliminate some clutter.  Back when this was novel and new, its h...

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Wednesday, June 20, 2012
 
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