June 1- Patients in Texas can continue to receive remote diagnoses and treatment after telemedicine company Teladoc Inc won a preliminary court order blocking a new state rule requiring doctors to meet patients first. The ruling in Austin federal court on Friday came the same day that Teladoc filed its public registration with the U.S. Securities and...» Read More
To receive Federal stimulus money for the implementation of electronic medical records, hospitals and physicians must satisfy the “meaningful use” criteria as defined by the Department of Health and Human Services. Although Stage 1 criteria appear to be more of a checklist of how to use these systems, subsequent stages will be more complex and difficult to satisfy, thereby putting into jeopardy the continued qualification for these funds by hospitals and physicians.
Why the "Fast Money" traders are monitoring these market moving stocks.
Telemedicine has attracted major investments from some of the nation's largest companies over the past year. And it has been endorsed by doctors and care takers who believe patients fare better at home.
When you think outsourcing, you think India, China. Maybe Brazil. But one CEO wants you to think about another exotic destination: Downtown Detroit.
With the bull market in its second year and with volatility picking up, the "Fast" traders said it's time to turn away from buying blind and switch into stock-picker mode.