Wireless Monitoring With Medical Devices – There are Many Posts About These at the Medical Quack Wireless Monitoring With Medical Devices – There are Many Posts About These at the Medical Quack

This article just appeared in the Wall Street Journal, but readers here at this blog are already more than aware of connectivity with medic...

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Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Express Scripts Extortion Investigation Still Ongoing – FBI Confirms Hacker’s Access to More Records Express Scripts Extortion Investigation Still Ongoing – FBI Confirms Hacker’s Access to More Records

This has been on going for a year and made all the headlines and now it’s back once more.  The hacker supposedly showed what they had with ...

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Wednesday, September 30, 2009

The Onion Reports on the Porn Industry with New Regulations to Prevent HIV Spread The Onion Reports on the Porn Industry with New Regulations to Prevent HIV Spread

The Onion, known for their off beat humor, offers these words of wisdom today, and when you look at what they state here, again some humor t...

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Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Stater Brothers in California with Pharmacies Offering Free Antibiotics at 28 Stores Stater Brothers in California with Pharmacies Offering Free Antibiotics at 28 Stores

With the present state of the economy and mess of healthcare that lives in the “old normal” and a Congress that has not come to terms with ...

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Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Michael Moore Speaking Out To Democrats to Support Public HealthCare Option – The New Normal Michael Moore Speaking Out To Democrats to Support Public HealthCare Option – The New Normal

He brings up some good points and I’ll add mine, education and everyone understanding the use of technology taking from those who do not or...

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Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Concierge Healthcare at Congress - The Office of the Attending Physician Concierge Healthcare at Congress - The Office of the Attending Physician

This is a little known perk at Congress for members who elect to pay around $500.00 a year for the service.  It is fully staffed and provide...

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Wednesday, September 30, 2009

The Athena Breast Health Study – Collaboration to Revolutionize Care for Breast Cancer Patients The Athena Breast Health Study – Collaboration to Revolutionize Care for Breast Cancer Patients

This is a long term study to follow the lives of women diagnosed with breast cancer throughout several universities in California through a ...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

ER Doctor Steals Rolex leaves patient to Die – Nurse’s Observations and Actions Helped Find the Watch ER Doctor Steals Rolex leaves patient to Die – Nurse’s Observations and Actions Helped Find the Watch

This is one of those bizarre sad tales, how in the world would a doctor do this?  The nurses were right on his trail too with noticing the ...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Microsoft Security Essentials – Free Anti Virus Protection Available for Download Microsoft Security Essentials – Free Anti Virus Protection Available for Download

Now there is absolutely no good reason not to have good free anti virus protection for your computer, price is right!  In addition to the do...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Use Twitter to Save Money on your Healthcare – Quick and Simple Format for Answers AskCH Use Twitter to Save Money on your Healthcare – Quick and Simple Format for Answers AskCH

Here’s another new creative way to get quick healthcare information from Twitter.  You can find the cost of drugs in zip codes, find a gene...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Senate panel Votes Negative on Public Insurance Option – They Don’t Understand The Algorithms Senate panel Votes Negative on Public Insurance Option – They Don’t Understand The Algorithms

Yesterday I made a post after looking around the internet to see what picketing, marches, etc. were happening and found enough for the week...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Nuance Announces New Version of eScription Platform for Computer Aided Medical Transcription Nuance Announces New Version of eScription Platform for Computer Aided Medical Transcription

Nuance has an update on their hospital speech recognition services, hospitals are saving money over traditional transcription services...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

HeartStart Defibrillator Recall - Phillips HeartStart Defibrillator Recall - Phillips

If you are affected and have one of these models you have a choice it appears of a new model replacement or refurbishing the old unit.  The...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Fitbit Wireless Device Monitors your Daily Activity and Movements Released Fitbit Wireless Device Monitors your Daily Activity and Movements Released

We are starting to see more devices now that have wireless and use accelerometers to create data reports.  Back last year I had included som...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Insurance Companies Under Attack with Lawsuits – Generated by Their Algorithms Insurance Companies Under Attack with Lawsuits – Generated by Their Algorithms

What is at the bottom of all of this, the same thing I keep talking about all throughout this blog, the algorithms or formulas that calcula...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Hologic ThinPrep Imaging System Gets CE Mark for Cervical Cancer Detection Hologic ThinPrep Imaging System Gets CE Mark for Cervical Cancer Detection

This is not a huge story for us here, but in Europe the product now has approval, for the dual system detection.  At the site, there’s a vid...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Will We Ever Settle the Cell Phone/Cancer Debate – Many Medical Devices Talk to Phones Will We Ever Settle the Cell Phone/Cancer Debate – Many Medical Devices Talk to Phones

This has me curious with all the medical devices that now connect and send data to a cell phone, how will we be able to send data if they a...

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Monday, September 28, 2009

Healthcare – Who’s Picketing This Week, Where and Who Healthcare – Who’s Picketing This Week, Where and Who

With all the unrest and discussions on healthcare reform, I decided to take a quick look around the web.  We have everything from the G-20 m...

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Monday, September 28, 2009
 
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