United Healthcare 6-26-16Dr. Laura Murillo (President and CEO, Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce) talks with Dave Milich (CEO, United Healthcare – South Texas) about the new programs and resources United offers to their patients. They also discuss the company’s utilization of technology, and get into United’s partnership with HHCC for the health summit coming up in August.
CRNA Week 1-24-16Sean Pendergast and Rich Lord from The Triple Threat on Sports Radio 610 talk with Dr. Gary Bridges (Chief Nurse Anesthetist, MD Anderson Cancer Center) about CRNA (Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists) Week, which runs from January 24-30. They discuss how CRNA Week started, what kind of turnout they expect, and get into the differences between Nurse Anesthetists and Anesthesiologists.
Blue Cross Blue Shield 11-1-15Dr. Laura Murillo, President and CEO of the Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce talks with Dr. Bob Morrow from Blue Cross Blue Shield about their campaign on diabetes and hypertension prevention methods. They discuss the symptoms of the diseases, and get into the importance of the two organizations' relationship.
What Has The Affordable Care Act Accomplished A Year Later?With almost a year under its belt, has the Affordable Care Act impact as many people as it originally set out to?
A Medical Re-Awakening To Issues Of Domestic ViolenceDesiree Cooper, a spokesperson for Planned Parenthood, said many victims of abuse neglect their healthcare needs.
Is Your Handshake As Dangerous As Smoking?A commentary in the Journal Of The American Medical Association says it's time to say goodbye to the handshake greeting in a health care setting.
Nursing Education Helps Houstonian Start Health Care FranchisePenny Warner talks about her health care experience and how it helped her get to where she is today.
Texas' Poverty Rate Falls Over The Past Year, New Opportunity RisesA drop in the poverty rate and median household incomes remaining steady, means more people are finding work in Texas.
Houston Is Poised To Become America's Next Great Global CityHouston is estimated to have a GDP in the range of $1.2 trillion by 2023.
Sebelius: Talk On Health Care Plan Up To Texas If Texas wants to tailor its own expansion of health care coverage through the Affordable Care Act, then it's now up to state leaders to reach out to the federal government to have a dialogue, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said Monday.
Houston Sees Strong Job Growth In Health, Education & Hospitality SectorsEmployment opportunities have been growing this past year for nurses, teachers and restaurant workers in Houston.
Nursing Degree Allows Health Director In Houston To Better People's LivesChildren's Hospital Leader Shannon Holland describes a career in nursing as both rewarding and the opportunity of a lifetime.