6.30.2012

Health reform and the ACA approved. Now what?


SCOTUS ruled the healthcare reform as being constitutional if seen through the tax law. Even though it is a win for Democrats, to me it looked like the Republicans followed the "lose the war but win the battle" strategy. The way Justice Robert ruled, the tax (penalty) part of the ACA became the center stage attraction.

6.29.2012

The Amazon Cloud

Amazon cloud has been very successful among the healthcare CIOs. We see a trend emerging in which the major healthcare companies are making use of the cloud for their small to mid-level projects. Having said that, the cloud has yet to approach the stage where it comes as a second nature hosting solution during project analysis. So here a little post about what I think of the Amazon cloud!


6.27.2012

Ohio Medicaid Contract Drama

If it walks like a duck and quacks like a duck, chances are….

The recent flub by the state of Ohio on the new Medicaid contracts makes one think if this is how the state is performing with its own cost saving initiatives, what will it do with the healthcare reform and exchange implementation?

6.21.2012

The Healthcare reform after the Supreme Court’s ruling

There are only three possible outcomes from the SC’s ruling. The ACA will be thrown out altogether, the individual mandate will be thrown out but ACA will stay or the ACA will stay in its entirety. Whatever the outcome maybe, the genie is out of the bottle and there is no going back.

6.19.2012

Business Marketting without a website

A good friend of mine asked me to write something about marketing a business on the internet without an expensive website or without a website at all. So, I am writing this post for the benefit of my friend and I am using a Car Detailing business as an example. Of course you can replace the car detailing business with whatever you like to market.