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July 2008 - Posts

Press Start: Lead an Empowered Life as a Clinical Laboratorian

Baby Boomers Work Past Retirement
July 28, 2008 2:55 PM by Glen McDaniel
In a recent post on the Harvard Business blog , Tammy Erickson commented on the fact most baby boomers will choose to work past the traditional retirement age. My first reaction was the reason is probably because many of us do not feel financially prepared Read More...
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Early Stroke Diagnosis
July 21, 2008 9:35 AM by Glen McDaniel
Cerebrovascular accident (CVA) or stroke is one of the major causes of impairment and morbidity in this country. Stroke is the third leading cause of death in the U.S. and costs billions of dollars in care and disability. Both the American Heart Association Read More...
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Never Events
July 14, 2008 10:19 AM by Glen McDaniel
New York Medicaid program has announced it will not pay for what it terms 14 " never events ." I recently wrote a blog discussing the fact that Medicare, a major healthcare payer, will no longer pay hospitals for the cost of care deriving from medical Read More...
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Ignoring Problems
July 7, 2008 3:30 PM by Glen McDaniel
Recently on a TV news show, real estate tycoon Donald Trump indicated the biggest mistake in the real estate foreclosure crisis is to ignore a request for payment from lenders. He cited anecdotal findings that many homeowners become so overwhelmed, they Read More...
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