Category Archives: MBP.COMBAT

Open source healthcare, mobile banking

Posted on Mon, Jul 19, 2010 – 05:17 am at | Back in the early days of the HIMSS Medical Banking Project’s Cooperative Open-source Medical Banking Architecture & Technology (COMBAT) Initiative, the late John Hardin and I began exchanging emails with Tim O’Reilly, a bastion of the open source movement, arguing the case […]

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Semantic Interoperability on Steriods

over at MBlog.

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Smart Phone Electronic Medical Record / Mobile Contactless Payment / Remote Monitoring, Developments Toward…

<ed.note>Since vendors are looking at remote monitoring for disease management I should list those as well. I’ll also be on the look out for sensors which are car-based now that wi-fi is available in automobiles. There are some parallel developments which I guess I should mention: Major League Baseball and other event vendors as well […]

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Wired for Health Quality Act

here. <ed.note>Note: Sec. 403. Facilitating the Provision of Telehealth Services Across State Lines</ed.note>

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HR-XML Adds Support for Healthcare Savings Accounts

post here: Health care spending account (HSA) support. Under the U.S. tax code, an HSA is a tax-exempt account established exclusively for the purpose of paying qualified medical expenses. A requirement for an HSA is for the account beneficary to be covered by a high-deductible health plan — a plan type supported by the USTierCoverage […]

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LinkedIn OpenHealthCare Group Launched

<ed.note>In order to better network between the various OS efforts touching healthcare I asked LinkedIn to set up a group. If you’re a biz dev, booster, coder, contributor, venture-type, the invite is here.</ed.note>

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Navigant Capital Advisors Healthcare Services “Quarterly Dialogue”

<ed.note>I met Brad at a Medical Banking Project function and he has been kind enough to keep me in the loop:</ed.note> 2007 continues to be a strong period for the healthcare sector on top of a record year in 2006 as over 250 transactions were announced in Q1. Due to continued liquidity and a buoyant […]

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Cerner HSA Card [ was: Medical Banking’s Vision Preposterous [ Just don’t tell Cerner’s CEO Neal Patterson ]]

"Cerner to extend health plan ID, payment card to other employers", By Julius A. Karash, The Kansas City Star

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