Posts Tagged ‘healthcare’

BioLum Sciences Receives Funding Boost for Asthma Management Device

Posted by D'Anzia Robertson

Dallas-based BioLum Sciences has received another round of funding from Intelis Capital, which invests in early stage ventures.

The startup co-founded by Southern Methodist University graduates is working on a non-invasive device for asthma management. The device measures airway inflammation …

Parkland Innovation Center Adds Data Science Leader

Posted by Chloe Bennett

Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation has welcomed a new member to lead its data science team.

Vikas Chowdhry will be PCCI’s vice president of data science. Previously, he worked 15 years at Wisconsin-based electronic medical records software firm, Epic …

Medical Startup has Opened Digital Doors for Texas Nurses

Posted by Chloe Bennett

A New York health-care startup has opened a new marketplace for Texas nurses who are on the hunt to freelance.

With more than $4 million in venture capital funding, digital staffing startup, Nomad Health, is branching out in Texas to …

Health Wildcatters Seek Entries for 2nd Annual Health Innovation Pitch Event

Posted by Julia Batlle

Health Wildcatters, a Dallas-based health-care accelerator, is hosting its second annual Health Innovation Pitch Competition May 17 at the Healthcare Dealmakers Conference at the Four Seasons Resort in Irving.

More than 100 health-care venture capitalists will be on hand …

How About Crowdsourcing the Next Health-Care Bill? DFW Company Has an Online Tool

Posted by Kerry Curry

Although the Republican effort at health care reform started and ended in nearly the blink of an eye, Americans of all political stripes are continuing to think carefully about health care and have crowdsourced a bill they are tweeting directly …

Axxess Creates New App with OASIS Documentation

Posted by Julia Batlle

Axxess, the Dallas-based home health technology company, has released a new app for easy client use that features OASIS documentation (Outcome and Assessment Information Set) for mobile devices.

The app also allows access to patient visit information, charts, and care

Dallas’ Most Innovative Health Care Startup: BioLum

Posted by The TriTex Group

The Tritex Group is always on the hunt for the latest and greatest talent in Dallas’ startup community.

As one out of 10 people in the U.S. suffer from asthma, it did not take long to find a group of …

Fort Worth Cancer Center Wins Innovator Award

Posted by Julia Batlle

Fort Worth’s Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders received the 10th annual Foley and Lardner LLP Cancer Center Innovator Award at the Cancer Center Business Summit last week in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The Foley and Lardner LLP award recognizes effective …

Healthcare Policy in Trump Administration to be Focus of UTD Event

Posted by UT Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management

Day by day, the health care industry is changing, sometimes at the drop of a tweet. Disruption will be the industry norm for quite some time as legislation, leadership, and practitioners struggle to keep up.

The University of Texas at …

Orb Health Adding Nurses to Accommodate Growth

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Orb Health plans to hire 100 nurses in the North Texas area next year as the tech-oriented health-care firm expands treatment of chronically ill patients nationwide.

Demand for collaborative care is growing so fast the company just received $3.2 million …