Posts Tagged ‘health care’

How Teladoc Dials Up Telemedicine Success

Posted by Lance Murray

So you’re feeling under the weather, and you can’t get to your doctor’s office because of time constraints from your work or personal obligations.

Do you go to the ER? An urgent care center? What are your choices?

One …

Home Health Startup Honor Launches in DFW

Posted by Heather Noel

Home health provider Honor has expanded its services and opened two education and resource centers in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

The Silicon Valley-based startup matches home care professionals with those needing care via an app. Through its digital platform users …

Health Wildcatters Announces New Investor Alliance

Posted by Heather Noel

Health Wildcatters has announced that it has formally aligned with 26 venture capital firms.

The move will give the Dallas-based health accelerator’s startups more exposure and mentorship opportunities with investors, Health Wildcatters CEO Hubert Zajicek told D Healthcare Daily.…

Health Care Startup Snags Free Flights in ‘Soar To Success’ Competition

Posted by Heather Noel

MEDIBOOKR TAKES TOP PRIZE AT PITCH COMPETITION


When Sunny Nadolsky set out to create an online platform allowing patients to compare pricing for medical imaging services, she had two things in mind: efficiency and transparency. 

“If you’ve ever had the …

Oscar Insurance on Mission to Change Health Care

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

THE STARTUP REPRESENTS ROUGHLY 40,000 CLIENTS IN TEXAS


With a timeline, instant messaging, photo sharing, and the ability to make appointments at the click of a button, it’d be easy to confuse the Oscar Insurance app with Uber, Facebook or …

3 Things: Feds Change the Rules, so Drone On

Posted by Julia Falcon

Today’s stories include the FAA’s new regulations for commercial drones, discussions on the long-awaited high-speed rail rumored to take riders from Dallas to Houston, and an app that puts pediatric nurses available at your finger tips. 

More commercial drones can

Healthcare Dealmakers Conference Melds Money, Medicine

Posted by Lance Murray

INNOVATION CAN HELP CUT HEALTH-CARE COSTS AND IMPROVE PATIENT OUTCOMES


The health-care industry is in the midst of great change in how it’s regulated, how it provides care, the technology it uses, and the way in which it is financed.…

When Special Health-Care Issues Arise, Cariloop Helps

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Cariloop CEO Michael Walsh originally set out to create an app to help people find suitable nursing homes or senior living facilities for their loved ones.

Cariloop launched in July 2012 in Richardson, touting itself as part Match.com and part …