VistA may be in its waning years; How hospitals are thinning down ED crowding; and much more...

> For many years, the VA's VistA open source EMR has been held up as an example for the industry to follow. Now, it's looking like VistA may be in its waning years. FierceHealthIT

> This week's meeting of the American Diabetes Association is yielding some big news, including updates on the effectiveness of a handful of blockbuster diabetes drugs. FiercePharma

> Today's Wall Street Journal blog item offers some interesting ideas on how hospitals are thinning down emergency department crowding. Article

> A Swiss company should be able to introduce an experimental malaria vaccine as early as 2014. FierceVaccines

And Finally... If you want to work here, you'd better have a favorite girl you can pop the question to--quickly! Article

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