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2017 Western Healthcare Leadership Academy

2017 Leadership Academy The 2017 Western Healthcare Leadership Academy is scheduled for May 5-7, in San Diego, CA. This continues to be an excellent resource for physician leadership and staff interested in learning about the problems facing healthcare providers and the solutions that are working.

MARS goes live!

MARS server hosting Vandelay Industries is proud to officially launch the new MARS server hosting platform. Beginning in January 2017, we are able to offer highly available server virtualization based on VMWare ESXi. Our continued investment in the best products the industry has to offer has paid off in the MARS platform. To discuss your […]

7twofive.com is now live!

Today I launched 7twofive.com, a new site dedicated to helping chronicle issues and solutions for small business.  Many of them are particularly suited to healthcare or legal businesses, but the lessons should be applicable to any.  We’ve talked about building this site, or some version of it, for years, and today it’s live! Take a […]

Vandelay Industries partners with Veeam

Vandelay Industries has teamed with Veeam to become a ProPartner.  Their recent release of v9 solidifies their position as market leader for backup and high availability. Veeam Availability Suite v9 for the Always-On Enterprise. Veeam® Availability Suite™ delivers something fundamentally different — Availability for the Always-On Enterprise™ — leveraging IT investments in server virtualization, modern storage […]

2016 Western Healthcare Leadership Academy

Save the date! The 19th Annual Western Health Care Leadership Academy will be May 13-15, 2016, at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square. The 2016 Leadership Academy will continue its mission of providing the information and skills needed to succeed in today’s rapidly changing health care marketplace. We hope you will be able to join […]

2015 CHUG Conference – NYC

We hope to see you in New York – where CHUG attendees will enjoy the sights and sounds of the city while networking with peers, sharing ideas and exploring this year’s theme – Is the Future Now? Healthcare of Tomorrow Today.  more here

Microsoft is raising prices on many of it’s products

Microsoft to hike by 13 percent its user client-access license prices as of August 1 Microsoft will be raising the price of its User client-access licenses (CALs) for a number of its on-premises server products, including Windows Server, Exchange, SharePoint and System Center, by 13 percent. See full story here.

SGR discussion at the CMA Leadership Academy

For nearly two decades, physicians have had to work with the threat of massive cuts to Medicare hanging over their head from the sustainable growth rate (SGR). Somehow, during the most virulent Congressional partisanship in our history, a solution was reached and overwhelmingly passed both houses in April. Read more here.

From HIMSS15 – CMS talks freshly proposed changes to MU2

Change is coming to Stage 2 Meaningful Use, officials from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said Monday, as a new rule aims to cut back on redundancies and solve a few headaches healthcare providers have expressed over the program. CMS unveiled the rule on Friday afternoon, which meant many in attendance at the […]