The Making of a Great Man with Dr. Mark McKenna

Dr. Mark McKenna founded OVME in July 2017 after spending well over ten years in the medical aesthetics industry. The successful entrepreneur is banking on the experience gained in starting, growing and selling his practice ShapeMed to one of the largest publicly traded companies in America to build his new venture to new levels of success. He has been licensed as a surgery and medical doctor by both the Georgia and Florida State Board of Medical Examiners. Dr. McKenna holds an MBA from the Tulane University Medical School.

Mark McKenna’s entrepreneurial journey began after he left college while he was practicing medicine alongside his father. He founded and launched McKenna Venture Investments, a firm working in the real estate development industry. H would go on to acquire Universal Mortgage Lending and Uptown Title, Inc. a company which he grew over the years to employ over 50 personnel. These entrepreneurial ventures shaped him into the successful business magnate that he would eventually become. His business growth was, however, abruptly interrupted by the Hurricane Katrina which wiped out a considerable amount of his business interests in New Orleans in 2005.

Although Mr. McKenna actively participated in the rebuilding effort by redeveloping low and moderate income housing in the aftermath of the hurricane, he relocated to Atlanta City in Georgia in 2007. He founded and launched ShapeMed in the same years and grew it into a reputable wellness and aesthetic medical firm over a period of 7 years., He sold this company to NYSE traded Life Time Fitness in 2014 and served as the company’s medical aesthetic company until 2016. He left the Life Time Fitness in 2016 to launch OVME, a medical aesthetic company relying heavily on technology to reinvent elective healthcare. He is the CEO of the enterprise.

Asked how he comes up with such brilliant ideas, the father of two said that current goal setting, visualization, and meditation are the perfect combination for coming up with great ideas. The voracious reader also says that surrounding yourself with people who are smarter than you is a recipe for success. He has been inspired by and looks up to Elon Musk, Michael Bloomberg, and the former American President Barack Obama.

Jim Tananbaum Recruits Dr. Molly He as Senior Employee of Foresite Capital

Jim Tananbaum’s company Foresite Capital recently added a new partner, Dr. Molly He, into their team. Dr. He is an experienced individual who would bring her in-depth knowledge in genomic research and development to the company.

Dr. He joins Foresite Capital

According to Jim Tananbaum, Dr. He is experienced in matters of generation sequencing, and she would play an integral role in the firm. Before joining Foresite Capital, Dr. He worked at Illumina where she was in charge of the development of global protein reagent. She has also worked for Pacific Biosciences where she was responsible for molecular real-time sequencing chemistry. Dr. He is an alma mater of Nankai University and the University of California. Dr. He has a degree in biochemistry and a Ph.D. in protein biophysics. Throughout her career history, she authored numerous papers, and she had more than 20-patented products. Foresite Capital, on the other hand, is one of the leading innovative companies in the healthcare sector. This company pioneers in the development of effective pharmaceutical products, and it has made great milestones in the field of clinical research.

About Jim Tananbaum

Jim Tananbaum is a revered businessman and the Foresite Capital Management’s boss. He is also a serial entrepreneur who invests in various sectors, such as genomics, diagnostics, medical devices, and healthcare services. He has been serving as the Foresite Capital Management’s chief executive since he established the company in 2010. This company specializes in the provision of capital and equity solutions to customers. This company works in collaboration with a team of experts to ensure that the firm’s operations work smoothly and that it achieves its objectives.

According to Bloomberg, before joining Foresite Capital Management, he worked for Prospect Venture Partners, a firm he helped form in 2001. Jim Tananbaum has also worked for Theravance and Sierra Ventures. He also served on the Board of Directors of GelTex for four years. Jim Tananbaum has two master’s degrees in business administration and information technology from the Harvard Business School and the MIT. Jim Tananbaum is involved in various volunteer activities, and he is the president of the Yale University Advisory Board. He is also the advisor of Harvard MIT HST Program. More information about Jim Tananbaum can be found on crunchbase.com.

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Top Tier Service, Innovation, Support: Austin’s CAA

Capital Anesthesiology Association has become a revolutionary in a sense thanks to the way it does business and by the way it practices it’s services. This organization is by far one of the best independent practices for clinical staff that specialize in anesthesiology. These are board certified members who have many years of experience and they are highly trained to meet the ever demands of this field of work. Starting out with the amount of clinical personnel is staggering as Capital Anesthesiology Association has up to 130 certified registered nurses as well as 80 doctors on deck. This is definitely what it takes to cover such a broad range of the Greater Austin Area. CAA has a strong passion for helping those who are in need and it has a commitment to clinical excellence like none other.

Whether it’s anesthesia services for Level 1 Trauma Centers, High Acuity Hospitals, or for Ambulatory Surgical Centers, this institution delivers on all promises. Even the administrative staff stands out from the competition. This highly trained team of professionals do a great job at supporting the patients and by dealing with insurance carriers. This action takes the stress away, which allows the patient to rest and fully relax.

This is the future of anesthesiology services in the Austin, Texas coverage region and it has also laid a strong blueprint for other organizations to follow.

Copa Star: Leading the Way in the Use of Healthcare Technology

The Copa Star is leading the way in the use of sophisticated technology in treating patients. In addition to being staffed with highly skilled professionals, the hospital also aims to offer patients a personalized environment where their needs are met.

The hospital has a system that allows patients to get in touch with their doctors through an iPad app. With the app, patients can access their test results, request for the attention of nurses, and do much more. It helps to make the process of accessing health care services easy.

The hospital also features a lot of automation. For instance, the bed controls are automated, allowing patients to make comfort changes. Additionally, a patient can control the curtains and the lighting from the comfort of their bed. It allows them to have a personalized environment for their recovery and remain comfortable throughout their hospital stay.

The Hospital’s Design

Elements of functionality, discretion, and safety were all incorporated into the building of the hospital. The hospital features an enclosed area that allows for the uninterrupted flow of stretchers and other hospital equipment. The result is that everything is moved around efficiently without the risk of injury to anyone.

The hospital also has an aesthetic element to it. There are works of art in various locations that are designed to make patients feel relaxed. Besides aesthetics, it has been shown that works of art help to reduce anxiety in patients. It also leads to positive emotions, which are essential for great health. In line with other top hospitals globally, the hospital invested in 231 kinetics works of art by Yutaka Toyota, a Japanese painter.

The hospital has 21 thousand meters squared of floor space that is filled with the latest in healthcare technology. Dr. Jorge Moll, who is its current president and founder, they can now offer quality care and complex surgeries. Previously, some of the procedures possible at the hospital could only be done is Sao Paulo. According to him, the hospital has been able to merge quality care with hotel accommodations.  View the design at RafArquitetura.Com

Regular Drills

Periodic emergency drills are often held by the hospital to train its staff on what to do in case of such emergencies. With the regular drills, actors give a feeling of what it would take to handle a real emergency. The drills cover different areas such use of uniforms and patient approach to more complex situations. The hospital has 550 employees with over 113 professional medical staff.

Plans for the Future

According to the founder, this is just the beginning. Soon, branches will be opened in cities such as Brasília and Sao Paulo. The plan to expand Copa Star’s concept of healthcare provision proves that it is a successful model.

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