Memorial Hermann Health System

By Laura Lovett 03:55 pm May 8, 2018
As technology increases in the healthcare arena more and more venture firms are turning their attention to digital health.  Healthcare focused venture firm 7wireVentures has recently closed on a $100 million fund and formed a coalition with eight major healthcare organizations including several large health systems and insurers. The 7wire Connected Consumer Health Fund has invested in 12 digital...
By Laura Lovett 02:29 pm March 14, 2018
The uses of augmented reality have moved well beyond just catching Pokémon — now the technology has found its way into the operating room. Earlier this month surgeons from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center became the first in the country to use AR during a minimally invasive sinus procedure.  "[AR], which uses 3D mapping and imagery...
By Heather Mack 02:14 pm November 1, 2016
Dallas, Texas-based PediaQ, which makes an on-demand mobile application platform for house calls, has raised $4.5 million and announced partnerships with two Texas health systems – Memorial Hermann Health in Houston and Baylor Scott & White in Dallas. The funding was led by Deep Space Ventures and will be used to drive further growth in Texas metropolitan areas. This brings the company’s...