Content tagged with Healthcare
posted in April 2009
Google Tracking System Suggests Swine Flu Is Spreading
News  |  4/29/2009  | 
Experimental Flu Trends for Mexico shows increases in flu-related queries in Mexico City and several other Mexican states during the April 19-25 time period.
Swine Flu Prompts Calls For More Telecommuting
News  |  4/28/2009  | 
Currently, 60% of federal agencies include telework in plans for continuity of operations, but just more than 7% of federal employees telework regularly.
Microsoft Unveils Software Platform For Life Science Research
News  |  4/28/2009  | 
Amalga Life Sciences is the latest product under the 3-year-old Microsoft Health Solutions banner.
U.K. Imposes Deadline To Fix Sick E-Health Program
News  |  4/28/2009  | 
The CIO of Britain's Department of Health says outsourcers working on the long-delayed project have seven months to get it right -- or they may have to get out.
Swine Flu Cases Rise To 40 In U.S., But Google Sees No Spike
News  |  4/27/2009  | 
Google is augmenting its Flu Trends Web site with user-generated maps of the swine flu outbreak and links to a variety of health resources.
IT Pros Get Meager Raises As Median Pay Hits $80,000, Our Survey Finds
Features  |  4/23/2009  | 
Our annual salary survey finds big differences based on regions, industries, and skills. Median manager pay reaches $105,000.
E-Prescription Adoption Picking Up
News  |  4/22/2009  | 
Over the past two years, tens of thousands of U.S. clinicians have traded in their paper prescription pads for electronic prescribing software.
Microsoft, Mayo Clinic Launch Online E-Health Records Service
News  |  4/21/2009  | 
Mayo Clinic Health Manager is Microsoft's bid to get consumers to tap into its HealthVault platform for managing personal health records online.
U.S. Military Using Business Intelligence To Track Wounded Soldiers
News  |  4/14/2009  | 
WebFocus BI tools help the military improve medical care for sick and injured personnel while in transit to medical facilities and once they arrive.
Down To Business: Health Care IT: Not What The Doctor Ordered
Commentary  |  4/9/2009  | 
Cost and complexity are overwhelming many practitioners, and security and privacy remain big concerns. But the industry must march forward.
Dell, Perot Partner On Health Care IT, Services
News  |  4/6/2009  | 
The combined effort will deliver desktop, storage, and server hardware and medical information systems.
Feds Tap Sun For Healthcare IT Despite Uncertain Future
News  |  4/6/2009  | 
Health and Human Services will use Sun software to help fulfill Obama's e-health promise.
Intel, GE Launch $250 Million Health Care Partnership
News  |  4/2/2009  | 
The pact comes at a time when the Obama administration has made lowering the cost of health care a priority.
Virtualization's The Cure For Pacific Hospital
News  |  4/1/2009  | 
HP saves a customer with a mix of thin clients and Citrix Systems software.


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