A report from Seeking Alpha, a stock market insight and financial analysis provider, suggests that Lewisville-based Teladoc Inc. may not be able to maintain its current growth trajectory without burning its own cash. Full Story
Baylor Scott & White Health researchers presented the system’s findings about early detection of high-risk colorectal cancers, noninvasive biomarkers for gastric cancer, and early detection of esophageal cancer at the 2017 Digestive Disease Week conference in Washington, D.C.
The American Nurses Credentialing Center, a Silver Springs, Md.-based subsidiary of the American Nurses Association that provides certification for nursing boards, has released a list of hospital organizations receiving its highest magnet designation for nursing excellence, including six in North Texas. Full Story
Medical City Dallas is teaming up with Greenville-based Hunt Regional Healthcare, a full-service hospital, to provide interventional cardiology services to Greenville and Northeast Dallas communities. Full Story
Southern Methodist University assistant professor and chemist Alex Lippert is one of this year’s National Science Foundation CAREER Award recipients. Full Story
Madison, N.J.-based Quest Diagnostics has signed an agreement to acquire two Lewisville-based laboratory businesses. Full Story
Medical City Arlington has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline Silver Receiving Quality Achievement Award for executing specific quality improvement measures to treat heart attack patients at its hospital.
Dr. Kenneth Cooper, founder and chairman of Dallas-based Cooper Aerobics, a nonprofit research and education organization for preventive medicine, spoke at Edgemere, a Senior Quality Lifestyles Corp.-sponsored retirement community, about how exercise can prevent or lessen the development of diseases in older patients. Full Story
Dallas-based UT Southwestern Medical Center’s Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center is the only site in Texas selected for a national cancer clinical trial. Full Story
The CEO Roundtable on Cancer, a Cary, N.C.-based nonprofit organization focused on bringing attention to cancer, has released a list of hospitals that received its gold standard accreditation. Full Story