FDA Approves Second Sight Bionic Eye FDA Approves Second Sight Bionic Eye

I have been following this one along for a couple years now and great to see the approval here.  Th...

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Thursday, February 14, 2013

EHR Records Again Being Investigated and Discussed for Upcoding and Yet Nothing Brought to the Table–3rd Party Consultants With Efficiency Algorithms Might Be A Good Place to Look EHR Records Again Being Investigated and Discussed for Upcoding and Yet Nothing Brought to the Table–3rd Party Consultants With Efficiency Algorithms Might Be A Good Place to Look

Come on folks bring something to the table or some data. We have same problem with studies out all o...

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Thursday, February 14, 2013

GenMed (Fake Generic Drug Company) Founders And Others Arrested for Manipulation and Stock Fraud As the Feds Arrest 14 Individuals–It Was All On the Internet GenMed (Fake Generic Drug Company) Founders And Others Arrested for Manipulation and Stock Fraud As the Feds Arrest 14 Individuals–It Was All On the Internet

The arrests were related to GenMed and for an ad agency, FrogAds.  There were additional fake press ...

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Thursday, February 14, 2013

FedEx Talks Social Media–Get the Text Out of the Box, More Likes and More Tweets Not Expanding Business for Radiator Valves (Hilarious) FedEx Talks Social Media–Get the Text Out of the Box, More Likes and More Tweets Not Expanding Business for Radiator Valves (Hilarious)

This is great and in humorous way you look at the silly focus some folks have with social media.  Su...

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Thursday, February 14, 2013

Someone Creates Yet Another EHR, Put a Sock In It–Opinion… Someone Creates Yet Another EHR, Put a Sock In It–Opinion…

Ok with the title I said it and I just might guess there’s a few others that might embrace that thou...

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Thursday, February 14, 2013

WellPoint Hires New CEO, Will It Make A Ton Of Difference, Probably Not A Lot As Shareholders Become More Familiar With Current State of Affairs of the Health Insurance Business WellPoint Hires New CEO, Will It Make A Ton Of Difference, Probably Not A Lot As Shareholders Become More Familiar With Current State of Affairs of the Health Insurance Business

How excited does anyone get anymore when a new CEO is named?  The CEO himself is probably more excit...

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Oncologist Will Teach Math and Science at Ocie Hill in Ohio, Marissa Mayer (Yahoo CEO) States He Inspired Her to Study Symbolic Information Systems At Stanford Oncologist Will Teach Math and Science at Ocie Hill in Ohio, Marissa Mayer (Yahoo CEO) States He Inspired Her to Study Symbolic Information Systems At Stanford

He’s going to teach children how math relates and applies in every day life states the article.  Too...

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Banner Hospital in Phoenix Uses Dogs to Assist With Security Banner Hospital in Phoenix Uses Dogs to Assist With Security

Other hospitals across the US are also considering beginning Canine patrol programs.  The hospitals ...

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Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Kaiser Permanente Using Oracle Access and Identity Manager for Healthcare Security And Some Other Oracle Solutions at Harvard and University of Maryland Kaiser Permanente Using Oracle Access and Identity Manager for Healthcare Security And Some Other Oracle Solutions at Harvard and University of Maryland

Kaiser is the largest privately owned integrated management companies in the US.  The company has be...

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Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Crimson Lied –Jon Stewart  The Test Was A Take Home, Open Book, Open Internet, Open Note, And Students Still Cheated–What Class and Test Material Was It - Good Enough Reason to Cheat? Hilarious! Crimson Lied –Jon Stewart The Test Was A Take Home, Open Book, Open Internet, Open Note, And Students Still Cheated–What Class and Test Material Was It - Good Enough Reason to Cheat? Hilarious!

My first thoughts until I listened further was I hope this is the medical school (grin), and of cour...

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Tuesday, February 12, 2013

MyMedicalRecords.Com Adds WebMD To Their Patent Infringement List While Some Entities Have Proceeded With Signing License Agreements MyMedicalRecords.Com Adds WebMD To Their Patent Infringement List While Some Entities Have Proceeded With Signing License Agreements

In this case U.S. Patent No. 8,301,466 is the subject of the violation.   Below is an embedded list ...

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Tuesday, February 12, 2013

EHR Vendors to Focus on Usability? What a Surprise, Many Systems Have Done This For Years, EHR Systems Owned By Insurers Though Might Be Subject to Different Flavors and Goals EHR Vendors to Focus on Usability? What a Surprise, Many Systems Have Done This For Years, EHR Systems Owned By Insurers Though Might Be Subject to Different Flavors and Goals

I go back to the pre ONC days when I was developing.  Did I focus on usability, you bet I did.  In t...

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Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Santa Clara Valley Medical Center Projecting Close to a $24 Million Dollar Shortfall–Can’t the Billionaires of Silicon Valley Help Their Hospitals Out a Little, Tattoo Parlor Fee Increases Won’t Cover It Santa Clara Valley Medical Center Projecting Close to a $24 Million Dollar Shortfall–Can’t the Billionaires of Silicon Valley Help Their Hospitals Out a Little, Tattoo Parlor Fee Increases Won’t Cover It

Well I don’t think the Tattoo parlor fees will be able to make much of a dent here to help the hosp...

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Monday, February 11, 2013

ICD10 Software Being Sold With “Hold Harmless” Clauses–Sign of the Software Development Times? ICD10 Software Being Sold With “Hold Harmless” Clauses–Sign of the Software Development Times?

The courts are full of software disputes as complexities grow it’s harder to get to the very bottom ...

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Monday, February 11, 2013

Emergency Room Physicians Prefer Specialty EHRs Versus Enterprise Solutions Such as Wellsoft, Picis (A Wholly Owned Subsidiary of United Healthcare), T-System and More But the Enterprise Solution Will Normally Win Out Emergency Room Physicians Prefer Specialty EHRs Versus Enterprise Solutions Such as Wellsoft, Picis (A Wholly Owned Subsidiary of United Healthcare), T-System and More But the Enterprise Solution Will Normally Win Out

I found this article interesting as it kind of sheds a little light on yet a bit diversity out there...

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Monday, February 11, 2013

Government Recovers $4.2 Billion in Medicare and Medicaid Fraud–With Numbers This Good Using Anti Fraud Analytics To Help Identify Patterns, Maybe Some Cheating Obsessions Might Lighten Up A Little Government Recovers $4.2 Billion in Medicare and Medicaid Fraud–With Numbers This Good Using Anti Fraud Analytics To Help Identify Patterns, Maybe Some Cheating Obsessions Might Lighten Up A Little

It took a while but in the last year HHS now enjoys some of the same algorithmic fraud detection met...

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Monday, February 11, 2013

60 Minutes Confirms the Super Attacks of the Killer Algorithms With Consumer Credit Information With Flawed Data and the Inability to Algorithmically Fix Errors Which Really Makes a Huge Case for Licensing and Taxing All Data Sellers in the US–Chapter 54 60 Minutes Confirms the Super Attacks of the Killer Algorithms With Consumer Credit Information With Flawed Data and the Inability to Algorithmically Fix Errors Which Really Makes a Huge Case for Licensing and Taxing All Data Sellers in the US–Chapter 54

  If you read here very often then you may have seen the 50 some Chapters I have on the Attack of t...

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Sunday, February 10, 2013
 
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