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    • Thursday, October 23, 2014 10:29:29 AM

    • Valley Fever Drug Receives Fast-Track Designation by the FDA

      Posted Thursday, October 23, 2014 10:29:29 AM

      A potentially curative anti-Valley Fever drug has been given a boost in its development by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The University of Arizona has received word that its request has been granted to designate nikkomycin Z (NikZ) as a “qualifying infectious … Read Full Article

    • Thursday, October 23, 2014 10:24:33 AM

    • As Medical Imaging Moves From 2-D to 3-D, FDA Rushes To Keep Up

      Posted Thursday, October 23, 2014 10:24:33 AM

      Written by Mohana Ravindranath, published in The Washington PostAt the Food and Drug Administration, a small team of scientists is investigating how 3-D imaging — the technology used to create more realistic animations in video games and movies — could transform … Read Full Article

    • Thursday, October 23, 2014 9:59:55 AM

    • GPE Welcomes Laurie Sandau

      Posted Thursday, October 23, 2014 9:59:55 AM

      GPE Commercial Advisors, a long-time business partner of the Maricopa County Medical Society, welcomes Laurie Sandau, Associate Vice President, as the newest member of their brokerage team. Laurie brings over 11 years of local and national commercial real estate experience with … Read Full Article

    • Monday, September 8, 2014 2:27:08 PM

    • NIST EHR Randomizer Tool: Provider User Guide Available

      Posted Monday, September 8, 2014 2:27:08 PM

      Are you a provider in Stage 2 of meaningful use who needs help meeting measure #3 of the Transitions of Care core objective? If so, CMS and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) encourage you to use a new provider user guide that … Read Full Article

    • Monday, September 8, 2014 2:23:56 PM

    • Blues Go Public With Data Exchange

      Posted Monday, September 8, 2014 2:23:56 PM

      Written by Anthony Brino, published in Healthcare IT News

      Two large health insurers are hoping a new "public utility" patient data sharing service will improve one of the most pernicious problems in American healthcare.

      Blue Shield of California and WellPoint, the parent of … Read Full Article

    • Monday, September 8, 2014 2:20:48 PM

    • Value of Screening Pelvic Exam for Women Debated

      Posted Monday, September 8, 2014 2:20:48 PM

      Written by Lara C. Pullen, PhD, published in Medscape

      The American College of Physicians (ACP) has issued new clinical guidelines recommending against screening pelvic examination in asymptomatic, nonpregnant, adult women. The college describes the recommendation as strong, … Read Full Article

    • Monday, September 8, 2014 2:17:00 PM

    • Health Law Spurs Focus on Faster Drug Development

      Posted Monday, September 8, 2014 2:17:00 PM

      Written by Daniela Hernandez, published in Kaiser Health News

      Imagine if scientists could recreate you---or at least part of you---on a chip.

      That might help doctors identify drugs that would help you heal faster, bypassing the sometimes painful trial-and-error process and … Read Full Article