Spark Biomedical Launches Telehealth Services for Opioid Withdrawal Relief Device

by | Aug 14, 2023
Dallas-based Spark says its Sparrow Ascent system—which received FDA clearance in July—is a safe, drug-free opioid withdrawal treatment serving patients seeking to decrease or eliminate their reliance on opioids.
Dallas’ Mobile Veterinary Care Startup ReadiVet Adds Chief Marketing Officer, Adviser
by | Aug 4, 2023

Dallas-based ReadiVet, a provider of mobile, in-home veterinary care, has appointed healthcare brand and communications expert Gabrielle Hannafan as its new chief marketing officer.

ReadiVet also announced that it has engaged seasoned startup adviser Justin Cordon to provide strategic oversight of operations and finance....

Dallas HR Tech Startup Listeners On Call Rebrands as Kindly Human
by | Jan 18, 2023
Founded in 2019, newly rebranded Kindly Human is a "mental well-being platform" providing 24/7 preclinical call-based support, with trained "peer listeners" helping employees navigate life stressors including financial, relationship, work, and health concerns. "At Kindly Human, it's all about humans helping humans and giving employees the fastest path to support through shared connection." says co-founder and CEO Cole Egger.
Amazon Clinic Offers ‘Message Board’ Healthcare for Millions in North Texas
by | Nov 17, 2022
Online giant Amazon announced that it is offering a new service called Amazon Clinic that provides virtual "message-based" healthcare for more than 20 minor health conditions, adding another affordable healthcare option for more than 8.5 million people in North Texas. Along with the company's Amazon Pharmacy service, Amazon Clinic joins Mark Cuban's Cost Plus Drug Company as a new, affordable healthcare option for North Texans.

Gov. Abbott Signs Teledentistry Bill, Ending Ban and Allowing Virtual Dentistry in Texas

by | Jun 22, 2021
Frisco-based telemedicine company DialCare worked with state legislators to help see the bill through. Now if you're afraid to visit the dentist you can stay home, open an app, and just say "Ahhhh."
Recuro Health’s At-Home COVID Rapid Test Platform Featured at Census Bureau and HHS’s TOPx Solutions Showcase
by | May 27, 2021
The new Richardson-based digital health startup, led by several leaders from Teladoc, aims to offer consumers a "personalized digital medical home." It recently closed a $2.9M funding round and acquired telehealth startup SupDoc.
Careington Expands Its Corporate Campus in Frisco to Fuel Growth and Product Innovation
by | Apr 29, 2021
The new state-of-the-art, 75,000 square-foot facility is an addition to Careington's existing headquarters. It features an open design concept, lounge areas, indoor and outdoor dining, an event space, custom wall art, and cutting-edge technology to ensure employees can perform their jobs in a flexible workplace.
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Pandemic Pushes MyTelemedicine Into Fast‑Growth Mode
Rey Colón's virtual health tech platform has more than 3 million members nationwide, completing more than 250,000 remote consultations to date. The McKinney-based startup's latest offering? Telehealth for pets.
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Fort Worth-Based TimelyMD Raises $60M to Grow Its Telehealth for Higher Education

by | Jan 26, 2021
As on-campus mental health issues continue to surge, TimelyMD is serving ten-times the number of students than it was before the pandemic. The full-service student-first telehealth provider plans to use the new funding to continue enhancing students' care experience, improving health literacy at its 80 partner schools, and improving outcomes through technology.
This Fort Worth Telehealth for College Students is Growing Nationwide During COVID
by | Dec 10, 2020
TimelyMD is a virtual healthcare provider that partners with colleges and universities—locally, Collin College, Paul Quinn College, and Abilene Christian University—to offer students an on-demand, complete care solution for a variety of needs.
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Fast-Growing Telehealth Startup Expands HQ With McKinney EDC Innovation Fund Grant
by | Oct 12, 2020
The incentive-based innovation fund, launched just this year, continues to fuel the growth of tech startups in McKinney. The latest is MyTelemedicine, a SaaS platform that powers modern remote healthcare technologies.
AT&T Collaborates With Plano’s VitalTech On Telehealth Services During COVID-19 Outbreak
by | Mar 31, 2020
The collaboration will allow physicians to virtually diagnose medical conditions, heightening safety for everyone.

Children’s Health to Provide Virtual Mental Health Counseling in Area Schools

by | Jun 29, 2017
The pilot program beginning this fall will deliver telemedicine therapy visits to students in select Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD schools.
New Legislation Could Ease Restrictions on Telehealth
by | May 26, 2017
The legislation would help Lewisville-founded Teladoc Inc., a leading telehealth provider, expand its services in Dallas-Fort Worth and the rest of the state.
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3 Things We’re Reading: Children’s Health Offers Virtual Visits in Schools
by | May 16, 2016
Every day, Dallas Innovates staffers scan websites looking for the most interesting stories about innovation and creativity.