Insurance Exchanges Now to Have a User Fee for Insurers to Pay But It Gets Charged Back to the Consumer Insurance Exchanges Now to Have a User Fee for Insurers to Pay But It Gets Charged Back to the Consumer

I can appreciate the complexities of setting up the exchanges by all means but what happens with com...

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Monday, December 03, 2012

Decapitated Body Found In Kaiser Permanente Hospital Garage Decapitated Body Found In Kaiser Permanente Hospital Garage

This occurred in Culver City and not much is known and was discovered by someone walking by.  You can probably expect added security around ...

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Monday, December 03, 2012

FDA Finally Approves AliveCor Iphone Enabled Heart Monitor, Now and the Cat and Dogs Have to Share the Technology With Us FDA Finally Approves AliveCor Iphone Enabled Heart Monitor, Now and the Cat and Dogs Have to Share the Technology With Us

Last time I wrote about the IPhone Heart Monitor the company while waiting for the FDA released a ve...

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Monday, December 03, 2012

Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn to File Chapter 11–Can’t Even Afford Malpractice Insurance and Payroll Might be Next…Desperate Hospitals Returns Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn to File Chapter 11–Can’t Even Afford Malpractice Insurance and Payroll Might be Next…Desperate Hospitals Returns

Back in August the hospital was looking for a bail out and now it just doesn’t appear it’s going to ...

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Monday, December 03, 2012

MMRGlobal Patent Portfolio, Bob Lorsch, CEO Answers Questions Relative to Patented Technologies MMRGlobal Patent Portfolio, Bob Lorsch, CEO Answers Questions Relative to Patented Technologies

If you visit the Medical Quack you can see that MMRGlobal, aka MyMedicalRecords is a sponsor of this...

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Monday, December 03, 2012

Hospital Admission Rates at HMA Hospitals - Doctors Pressured to Meet Admission Percentages–Algorithms Pushing the Processes Requiring Explanations for Overriding & Not Admitting-Killer Algorithms Chapter 48 Hospital Admission Rates at HMA Hospitals - Doctors Pressured to Meet Admission Percentages–Algorithms Pushing the Processes Requiring Explanations for Overriding & Not Admitting-Killer Algorithms Chapter 48

This seems to still be happening and it all comes back to money.  This is pretty good as they even g...

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Sunday, December 02, 2012

Stem Cells Can Now Be Made With Blood and Could Be One of the Easiest and Safest Sources Stem Cells Can Now Be Made With Blood and Could Be One of the Easiest and Safest Sources

This was done in the UK and the cells were used to grow blood vessels.  That amazes me as our body ...

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Saturday, December 01, 2012

St. Johns Hospital Fires CEO And Several Board Members Fired By Email - Chan Soon-Shiong Puts Some of His Projects for the Hospital on Hold St. Johns Hospital Fires CEO And Several Board Members Fired By Email - Chan Soon-Shiong Puts Some of His Projects for the Hospital on Hold

The CEO was escorted out of the building from what I read here and the SCL Health System says the re...

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Saturday, December 01, 2012

Consultants Without Borders, the American Professional Political Consultant - The Daily Show Consultants Without Borders, the American Professional Political Consultant - The Daily Show

This is so funny and one of the best satires they have put in a while!  Making the best of incredible Llama ads!  BD The ...

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Thursday, November 29, 2012

One More Reason To Repeal the Medical Device Tax – Device Companies May Sell Your Data to Pay Their Taxes – Money Has to Come From Somewhere And They Create Jobs in the US One More Reason To Repeal the Medical Device Tax – Device Companies May Sell Your Data to Pay Their Taxes – Money Has to Come From Somewhere And They Create Jobs in the US

Let’s use some common sense here and I have been a big advocate of removing the tax and putting it...

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Thursday, November 29, 2012

HealthTap Buys Avvo Doctor Rating and Referral Business and Website HealthTap Buys Avvo Doctor Rating and Referral Business and Website

If you read here often enough you know I’m not a big fan of these websites simply because they have ...

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Thursday, November 29, 2012

Parkinson’s Sufferer Wins Six Figure Payout Against Glaxo Over the Psychological Side Effects Created by Requip - Gay Sex and Gambling Addict Parkinson’s Sufferer Wins Six Figure Payout Against Glaxo Over the Psychological Side Effects Created by Requip - Gay Sex and Gambling Addict

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Thursday, November 29, 2012

Here We Go Again With the Old Paradigm Witch Hunt and Over Dramatized Media Reports Regarding Medical Record Stimulus Money Audits And Claims Reviews–Total Waste of Time and Will Hold Back Real Progress Here We Go Again With the Old Paradigm Witch Hunt and Over Dramatized Media Reports Regarding Medical Record Stimulus Money Audits And Claims Reviews–Total Waste of Time and Will Hold Back Real Progress

You do really have to fully acknowledge the digital illiteracy of what seems to be mostly the GOP fo...

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Thursday, November 29, 2012

Women in Science–Hacking the Vagina With A Hands Free Vibrator Built With Open Source Software Demonstrating Motion Control of a Device… Women in Science–Hacking the Vagina With A Hands Free Vibrator Built With Open Source Software Demonstrating Motion Control of a Device…

No this is not an X rated post at all but the principles shown here are pretty fascinating on how it...

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Thursday, November 29, 2012

800 Medical Device Companies Send Letters to Congress Regarding Excise Tax on Devices–Suggested Alternative Has Been Here At the Medical Quack for Months..Tax the Data Sellers Instead 800 Medical Device Companies Send Letters to Congress Regarding Excise Tax on Devices–Suggested Alternative Has Been Here At the Medical Quack for Months..Tax the Data Sellers Instead

Now that the time is getting closer, the heat is on.  When the healthcare reform law was created thi...

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Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Smith and Nephew Buy Texas Wound Care Firm Healthpoint Biotherapeutics–$782 Million Smith and Nephew Buy Texas Wound Care Firm Healthpoint Biotherapeutics–$782 Million

This seems to be  a match of related and similar technologies.  It was just earlier this year that  ...

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Wednesday, November 28, 2012
 
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