Posts Tagged ‘hospital’

Fort Worth Startup Working On Seamless Surgery Scheduling

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Complex surgeries can be stressful enough for patients, but when they get canceled at the last minute because someone wasn’t notified, it can be even worse.

The anesthesiologist, the medical implant provider, the insurance company, surgeons, and nurses all have …

‘Smart Pills’ Help Monitor Children’s Health Patients

Posted by Lance Murray

Children’s Health of Dallas is the first pediatric system in the nation to use tiny pills to help pediatric transplant patients stay on track with their treatments.

The so-called “smart pill” technology, once ingested, transmits a signal to a patch …

Richardson ISD Debuts New Classes in a Real Hospital

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

With a high-tech manikin, hospital beds, and diagnostic equipment, high school students in Richardson ISD are getting a new health science experience.

Students are working in a real hospital, a 7,000-square-foot wing of the Methodist Health System’s campus on West …

Growing Little Minds Program
Boosts Brain Development

Posted by Rachel Hawkins
Rawlings

Mayor Mike Rawlings

Increased interactive time between parents and newborn children can help develop young minds, leading to positive educational outcomes for the children, and even a reduction in poverty.

That’s the goal of Growing Little Minds, a project founded …