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... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   World's First Personal DNA Analyzer Spartan Bioscience Inc. today announced the commercial launch of the Spartan DXTM real-time PCR (polymerase chain reaction) ... Read on »
... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   The City of Corvallis, Oregon, has gone Tablet PC with its building permit process. Applications and payment in the process can now be done 24 hours a day. Designe ... Read on »
... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   Hamilton seniors are being strong-armed into long-term care homes they didn't choose by hospitals desperate to get them out of their beds. Local hospital ... Read on »
... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   (WebMD) A survey of American doctors released Monday shows wide gaps between what doctors say they believe about practicing medicine ethically and what they actuall ... Read on »
... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   Intel Motorcycle Has No Mirrors, No Dashboard Thursday April 5, 2007 11:38 AM PDT - By: Michael Kwan They haven't told us whether it'll be running on Windows ... Read on »
... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   AHA Officials' Comments AHA President Richard Umbdenstock in a statement said, "In its final rule, CMS cut more than $20 billion in Medicare payments for hospital ... Read on »
... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   Humana Inc. reported Monday that its second-quarter profit more than doubled from a year ago on the strength of improved cost controls and sharply higher income fro ... Read on »
... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   LONDON, England (Reuters) -- Scientists have found a new way to identify a particularly deadly form of prostate cancer in a breakthrough that could save tens of tho ... Read on »
... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   NEW YORK The New York Press Photographers Association is asking members of the media to come forward if they are suffering from long-term health effects of covering ... Read on »
... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   "I think people are paying attention more now than they ever have," Flanagan says. "We're getting closer to what might be considered a public outcry." Christo ... Read on »
... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   Ninety-one percent of California physicians believe the status quo of the health care system in the state is "unsustainable," according to a survey released on ... Read on »
... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   The active ingredient finds it hard to penetrate the eye A substance found in oven cleaner could be used to treat the eye disease glaucoma, US research sugge ... Read on »
... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   An adjunct to hemostasis in patients undergoing liver surgery when control of bleeding by conventional surgical techniques, including suture, ligature, and c ... Read on »
... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   Having a hernia is never fun, but fixing it sure is! Hernias are repaired more than 700,000 times a year. The procedure usually involves the suturing of a mesh, wh ... Read on »
... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Shriners Hospitals for Children has announced that it will implement advanced health care information technology (IT) from McKesson acros ... Read on »
... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   (RTTNews) - Long Beach, California-based REIT Health Care Property Investors, Inc. (HCP) revealed early Monday its definitive deal to buy Slough Estates USA Inc ... Read on »
... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   Spinal Elements, Inc. introduced at the National Association of Spine Surgeons (NASS) 2007 annual meeting the Mercury" Spinal System that offers surgeons a faster ... Read on »
... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   Raven, the mobile surgical robot developed in the UW's BioRobotics Lab, weighs about 50 pounds. Its nimble appendages can suture wounds and perform minimally in ... Read on »
... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   "Political interference with the work of the surgeon general appears to have reached a new level in this administration," said committee Chairman Henry Waxman, D-Ca ... Read on »
... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy   Blue Cross and the hospital sent letters out to patients this month informing them they would have to seek nonemergency hospital care elsewhere if a new contract wa ... Read on »