Home » Headlines » Currently Reading:

Morning Headlines 10/22/15

October 21, 2015 Headlines No Comments

Genetic Testing Company 23andMe Returns to Market

After a two-year hiatus, personal genome testing vendor 23andMe resumes offering direct-to-consumer reports on DNA-based risk for diseases like Alzheimer’s and cancer. 23andMe was shut down by the FDA in 2013 for marketing the service to consumers without approval.

Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes Attempts To Clear Up The Bad Blood With WSJ

Theranos CEO and Founder Elizabeth Holmes follows last week’s very public feuding with the Wall Street Journal by attending the WSJ Live conference this week, where she sat for an on-stage interview about the allegations being made about her company.

Sasse Will Block All HHS Nominees Until Feds Provide CO-OP Answers

Karen DeSalvo, MD will likely have to wait for her assistant secretary for health at HHS nomination to be confirmed, as US Senator Ben Sasse (R-NE) promises to block consideration until the administration addresses the high rate of failure for co-op insurance plans established under the ACA.

Former ONC policy chief Jodi Daniel heads to D.C. law firm

Jodi Daniel, JD, MPH has joined Washington DC law firm Crowell & Moring. She left her position as ONC’s policy director last month.

View/Print Text Only View/Print Text Only


HIStalk Featured Sponsors

     







Subscribe to Updates

Search


Loading

Text Ads


Report News and Rumors

No title

Anonymous online form
E-mail
Rumor line: 801.HIT.NEWS

Tweets

Archives

Founding Sponsors


 

Platinum Sponsors


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gold Sponsors


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reader Comments

  • FLPoggio: What this piece totally ignores is that you and the provider (roofer) dealt directly with each other. Now what if you ha...
  • AC: That's not an apt comparison. Imagine instead if while the roofer was doing his thing, another random roofer dropped by ...
  • HIT Girl: I've worked in EHR design & support for the last 14 years or so, and when I was hospitalized in I think 2007 I got m...
  • Joy Goodspeed: So funny about the physician card. I wrote my 3rd HL7 Lab and microbiology interface in my 20-year career this past yea...
  • Anonymous: Did you just compare Healthcare to roofing business ? Imagine a surgeon operating with a body cut open, should they take...

Sponsor Quick Links