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Educate, communicate, collaborate, innovate. That is the stated goal of Pumps & Pipes, the day-long conference that celebrated its 11th…
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Do patients care about the quality of care a doctor provides when choosing a physician? It depends on who you ask.… https://t.co/mbwN6Bvb2x
We'll be on the air LIVE at 5:30 pm Central streaming the latest installment of our TMC Health Policy Course. We're… https://t.co/o1sN2zXk1Z
We'll be on the air LIVE at 5:30 pm Central. Click to stream the latest installment of our TMC Health Policy Course. We'll be discussing quality of care with ex...
“There is a huge problem with these types of policies: they cover very little, and they cost a lot," says our director, Dr. Arthur 'Tim' Garson Jr. "Consumers b...
"Trump proposal boosts skimpy insurance plans, again undercutting Obamacare" the latest on today's announcement from @pauldemko @politico
University of Houston aims to build an entirely different type of medical school that focuses on producing primary care doctors. But generally, other specialtie...
Join us tomorrow (& every Tuesday) for our #TMCPolicyCourse. We're discussing "quality of care" issues with experts… https://t.co/HmRWFnhYTv
.@UHouston is hoping to build a new type of medical school - one that focuses on underserved communities and primar… https://t.co/v1J4MOO30d
RT @statnews: Both Congress and the White House have in recent days called attention to the lack of competition among drug industry middlem…
From @statesman: Austin is now the first city in Texas to mandate paid sick leave for private employees… https://t.co/45sjAvnNBc
.@Walmart offers its workers an intriguing perk: if they need back or neck surgery, they can get it for free, as lo… https://t.co/WpJqPu5nFE
'Free' wellness exams may not be what they seem. Our colleague @HealthEconTX comments on new @KPRC2 report that exp… https://t.co/kd1HB1auT9
Most patients have no idea which hospitals have the best treatment, the quickest treatment, or the cheapest treatme… https://t.co/mVry9OXEtP
Big reason for rising health care costs: "Most doctors have NO IDEA what anything costs." - David Berger, COO, Bayl… https://t.co/j6VGV8z2Rk
Our students are getting in the Valentine's Day spirit, and we love it. #TMCPolicyCourse https://t.co/Gnx0eXrjhZ
Exploring the potential of VR and AI-enabled tools for the visually impaired - https://t.co/0xeBARKWSS via… https://t.co/SOOCuLEziq
Congrats to #TMCx alums babynoggin, Multisensor Diagnostics, Resthetics, and Vena Medical, and current cohort members ScalaMed and SenceTech, for being accepted...
Congrats to #TMCx alums @BabyNogginApp, @MouthLab, @RestheticsMedia, and @vena_medical, and current cohort members… https://t.co/KY3q0Im1jT
Why the @NBA is betting big on #VR - https://t.co/ma8Rg9PelP via @SBNation https://t.co/qZlV9V3iS7
RT @HealthPolicyTMC: Do patients care about the quality of care a doctor provides when choosing a physician? It depends on who you ask. Man…
RT @tommigame: Greetings from the @TMCInnovation! After only one week we're hard working on a couple of important news, stay tuned! ;) #TO…
"The RLC will serve to further enrich the student entrepreneurial experience and provide the opportunity to showcase our students' and recent alumni's creativit...
@RiceUniversity received $1M for new #startup competition - https://t.co/BvKIAQMUtY via @HoustonChron… https://t.co/hYrzUMMbHa
Startups are (still) making weird name choices - https://t.co/fpVqGmaotD via @TechCrunch https://t.co/4kPeoXJZsT
"Another mini-trend that we’d like to see expand is the use of startup names based on textures."
Education - a critical piece of the @JLABS model - https://t.co/0VIu4vkKUA https://t.co/rbJmvtrLOV
Thanks again for coming out to @TMCInnovation for the Health Tech Happy Hour! https://t.co/SA4a4S9b67
RT @HealthITNews: Blockchain: What it is and how to build a business case https://t.co/eH9p6N2rBA #Aim2Innovate (AD)
Electronic skin can display a heartbeat on your hand - https://t.co/mUAvM5px8I via @engadget https://t.co/fW4rxVv8oI
RT @1871Chicago: #MondayMotivation from @tullman. Passion, Preparation, Perspiration, Perseverance, and Principle -- here's how the 5 P's c…