WakeMate Sleep Analytics Device Warns Consumers to Not Use the USB Charger After Units Have Burst Into Flames-Mobile Health Application WakeMate Sleep Analytics Device Warns Consumers to Not Use the USB Charger After Units Have Burst Into Flames-Mobile Health Application

You can read the entire article at Tech Crunch and it appears the unit itself is ok but when you need to recharge and analyze your sleep pa...

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Friday, December 31, 2010

Synthetic Life Announced by Craig Venter–All About the Code and Sequencing the Genome Synthetic Life Announced by Craig Venter–All About the Code and Sequencing the Genome

This may be a little heavy for most to comprehend but this is more of a technical report on how synthetic life and cell control was created....

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Friday, December 31, 2010

12 Year Old Finds Porn Applications on New Coby Kryos Tablet–Runs Android OS 12 Year Old Finds Porn Applications on New Coby Kryos Tablet–Runs Android OS

You can watch the video and make your own conclusion.   The company said there were “adult” software programs in the library and to me this ...

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Friday, December 31, 2010

Considering a Total Knee Replacement-Some Straight Talk from an Orthopedic Surgeon Considering a Total Knee Replacement-Some Straight Talk from an Orthopedic Surgeon

This is great and who better to hear it from than a surgeon who this for a living.  Sometimes with all the information we have floating arou...

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Friday, December 31, 2010

Fire At Quanxin Pharma Kills 5-Second Pharmaceutical Factory Explosion This Month in China With Worker Casualties Fire At Quanxin Pharma Kills 5-Second Pharmaceutical Factory Explosion This Month in China With Worker Casualties

When we hear news of such, it’s reminds us of outsourcing thoughts too.  As the article states this is the second blast/fire this month as a...

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Friday, December 31, 2010

CMS Physician Compare Site-Same as Websites For Profit? Same MD Convicted of Medicare Fraud and Dead Chimney Doctor on the List CMS Physician Compare Site-Same as Websites For Profit? Same MD Convicted of Medicare Fraud and Dead Chimney Doctor on the List

Well if you read the Medical Quack often enough you know that I have poked around these site a bit as I want to check for accuracy after fin...

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Thursday, December 30, 2010

Surgeon Sentenced to a Year In Prison for Having His Office Manager Fill in For Him To See Patients And Bill Medicare for the Visits Surgeon Sentenced to a Year In Prison for Having His Office Manager Fill in For Him To See Patients And Bill Medicare for the Visits

This had to be an interesting court case and a new move that I have not heard of to have your office manager fill for the doctor.  The offic...

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Thursday, December 30, 2010

Stent Catheter Recall-NanoCross Dilation Catheter Could Break During Use–Need Bar Code Technology to “Scan that Catheter”! Stent Catheter Recall-NanoCross Dilation Catheter Could Break During Use–Need Bar Code Technology to “Scan that Catheter”!

When you look at the website though instead of the recall having center stage first I see the notice about the “biggest healthcare spinoff i...

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Thursday, December 30, 2010

McKesson Acquires US Oncology–To Include Pay for Performance EHR Oncology Solutions McKesson Acquires US Oncology–To Include Pay for Performance EHR Oncology Solutions

The acquisition contains a lot of technology solutions here, if not almost all technology solutions with those algorithms.  I guess we are b...

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Thursday, December 30, 2010

Beware of the DNA Snatchers of the Future Beware of the DNA Snatchers of the Future

Private investigators soon may take on a whole new identify.  As we have all read your DNA can easily be picked up off a glass where you dra...

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Thursday, December 30, 2010

Could HealthVault Develop a Hack For Kinect Like World of Warcraft Has? (Video) Could HealthVault Develop a Hack For Kinect Like World of Warcraft Has? (Video)

Back in September I wrote a post about the small number of individuals using personal health records and efforts of those who are trying to ...

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Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Healthcare Reform Putting Additional Pressure on Public and Medicaid CIOs-The Health IT Bubble Gets Closer As Money And Digital Literacy is Scarce Healthcare Reform Putting Additional Pressure on Public and Medicaid CIOs-The Health IT Bubble Gets Closer As Money And Digital Literacy is Scarce

I’ll go back to this one more time and again mention how valuable those with Health IT experience are today.  I said this back two years ago...

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Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Medical Marijuana Records Found in Trash Dumpster Medical Marijuana Records Found in Trash Dumpster

It has been difficult enough for those who use medical marijuana but now they can join the security breach group as someone threw their file...

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Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Keith Richards Talks About The Luxury of Using Merck Cocaine Keith Richards Talks About The Luxury of Using Merck Cocaine

In his book he wrote about his use of the product and how pharmaceutical cocaine was so much better and pure than what he found on the stree...

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Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Congress Will Read the US Constitution Out Loud when They Return Next Week-Anyone Heard of a Podcast? Congress Will Read the US Constitution Out Loud when They Return Next Week-Anyone Heard of a Podcast?

I mention podcast as that is how the rest of the US citizens get quite a bit of the information we are responsible or knowing today.   How l...

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Wednesday, December 29, 2010
 
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