Saturday, December 26, 2015

The Cinematic Tangent: Episode 44 - ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’


Spoiler Alert! The Cinematic Tangent has seen Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Is the Force strong with this one, or is it still sleeping? These two Jedi have a passionate discussion about the Disney era of Star Wars that you won’t want to miss.




The Cinematic Tangent is a casual-format podcast all about movies. Your hosts, Chad Michael Van Alstin and Bradley Redder, invite you to sit back, crack open a beer, relax, and get ready to think film. This is a talk show featuring film reviews, news, and general commentary, minus all the snobbery you typically expect from critics. These hosts are just two working-class guys who are passionate about the cinema arts, and they couldn’t keep quiet about it any longer. Give it a listen if you're tired of formalities.

Monday, December 21, 2015

The Cinematic Tangent: A CinTan Message: 'Star Wars' Reaction


A brief, spoiler-free reaction to Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens. The full episode is coming soon!



The Cinematic Tangent is a casual-format podcast all about movies. Your hosts, Chad Michael Van Alstin and Bradley Redder, invite you to sit back, crack open a beer, relax, and get ready to think film. This is a talk show featuring film reviews, news, and general commentary, minus all the snobbery you typically expect from critics. These hosts are just two working-class guys who are passionate about the cinema arts, and they couldn’t keep quiet about it any longer. Give it a listen if you're tired of formalities.

Monday, December 7, 2015

The Cinematic Tangent: Episode 43 - ‘Creed’ and ‘The Good Dinosaur’


Why did The Good Dinosaur make Chad and Brad cry? Is Pixar “back”? Is Creed a knockout? Armed with a plethora of prehistoric boxing puns, the Cinematic Tangent answers these questions and much more.


The Cinematic Tangent is a casual-format podcast all about movies. Your hosts, Chad Michael Van Alstin and Bradley Redder, invite you to sit back, crack open a beer, relax, and get ready to think film. This is a talk show featuring film reviews, news, and general commentary, minus all the snobbery you typically expect from critics. These hosts are just two working-class guys who are passionate about the cinema arts, and they couldn’t keep quiet about it any longer. Give it a listen if you're tired of formalities.

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

The Cinematic Tangent: Episode 42 - ‘Spectre’, ‘Martian’, and 2015 Catch-Up


Taking a moment to catch-up on some of 2015’s biggest films, The Cinematic Tangent talks Spectre, The Martian, Black Mass, Sicario – and more.



The Cinematic Tangent is a casual-format podcast all about movies. Your hosts, Chad Michael Van Alstin and Bradley Redder, invite you to sit back, crack open a beer, relax, and get ready to think film. This is a talk show featuring film reviews, news, and general commentary, minus all the snobbery you typically expect from critics. These hosts are just two working-class guys who are passionate about the cinema arts, and they couldn’t keep quiet about it any longer. Give it a listen if you're tired of formalities.

Health Management Technology - November/December 2015 Issue




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CMS Releases ICD-10 Claim Denial Numbers - Health Management Technology - November/December 2015


Just over 10 percent of claims filed since the implementation of ICD-10 on Oct. 1 have been denied, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services reported on Oct. 29.


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Expert Q&A: Paper-Era Security in the Digital Age - Health Management Technology - November/December 2015

Does hospital data security start with you?


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Viewpoint - Magazine Introduction - Health Management Technology - November/December 2015


‘Wear’ is my data going?

And how will it make me healthy?


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Monday, November 2, 2015

The Cinematic Tangent: Episode 41 - Spooktacular II


The Tangent is talking Crimson Peak, Hellraiser, Dawn of the Dead (1979), Dawn of the Dead (2004), and Ash vs Evil Dead. Happy Halloween!


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Friday, October 30, 2015

News: CMS releases ICD-10 claim denial numbers


Just over 10 percent of claims filed since the implementation of ICD-10 on Oct. 1 have been denied, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services reported on Oct. 29.


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Monday, October 12, 2015

The Cinematic Tangent: Episode 40 - The 'Psychos' at Bates Motel


After watching Psycho twice (sort of), the guys check in to the infamous Bates Motel to compare the 1960 Hitchcock classic to the 1998 frame-by-frame remake by the very talented Gus Van Sant. Some film experiments are murderBut why not take a stab at it?


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Thursday, October 1, 2015

Health Management Technology - October 2015 Issue



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Living Case Study: Simplifying Workflows to Improve Patient Transfers - Health Management Technology - October 2015


Software allows Hershey Medical Center to streamline referrals.


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Expert Q&A: Leverage Member Data to Increase Revenue, Improve Care - Health Management Technology - October 2015



Thanks to analytics, healthcare organizations can get to know their consumers.

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Viewpoint - Magazine Introduction - Health Management Technology - October 2015


My ‘big data’ identity crisis


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Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Viewpoint - Magazine Introduction - Health Management Technology - September 2015



ICD-10 is upon us!



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Expert Q&A: Keep it Runnin' - Health Management Technology - September 2015


 

Will e-prescribing reduce incidents of drug abuse and make the lives of providers easier?




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Health Management Technology - September 2015 Issue


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Monday, August 24, 2015

The Cinematic Tangent: Episode 39 - ‘Mission Impossible’, ‘Shaun the Sheep’, ‘Mr Holmes’, and ‘Paper Towns’

A heated discussion about the merits of Shaun the Sheep is sandwiched between in-depth talks of Mission Impossible: Rogue NationMr Holmes, and Paper Towns


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Thursday, August 6, 2015

The Cinematic Tangent: Episode 38 – The Wachowskis, ‘Jupiter Ascending’, and the Art of the Director’s Cut



Chad and Brad talk the films of The Wachowskis, including their latest, Jupiter Ascending. After a detailed talk of the philosophy of The Matrix and the glory that is Cloud Atlas, the guys take a step back to debate the merits of direct to-dvd director’s and unrated cuts of previously released movies.

This episode is definitely NOT brought to you by Blue Moon Brewing Co. (unfortunately). 


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Saturday, August 1, 2015

Health Management Technology - August 2015 Issue

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Viewpoint - Magazine Introduction - Health Management Technology - August 2015



Naked and afraid.



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Expert Q&A: Keep it Runnin' - Health Management Technology - August 2015


 

Does your disaster recovery plan hold water?




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Friday, July 31, 2015

News: “Fatal” infusion pump hack demonstrated at BlackBerry Security Summit



At last week’s BlackBerry Security Summit in New York City, attendees were treated to a unique demonstration that outlined one way by which a digital attack could turn deadly.



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Thursday, July 30, 2015

News: Leidos, Cerner team awarded $4.3B Dept. of Defense contract


The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) is taking steps to upgrade its healthcare IT infrastructure, awarding the Leidos Partnership for Defense Health a contract to aid in its overhaul.


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Monday, July 20, 2015

The Cinematic Tangent: Episode 37 - 'Ant-Man' vs. the Marvel Movie Menace

It’s official: Ant-Man isn't a gigantic failure! With tangents and drunken ramblings abound, The Cinematic Tangent breaks down Paul Rudd's brave foray into the Marvel Cinematic Universe. But will the shadow of Disney smush the clever satire at the heart of this comic book epic? Can Rudd’s charms break through the layer of Avengers 3 ads that seem to stifle everything? Tune-in to find out!



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Friday, July 17, 2015

News: UCLA Health reports patient data exposed in hack



The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Health System revealed on July 17 that they were victims of a large cybersecurity breach. As many as 4.5 million patients have been reportedly exposed.



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