AUSTIN, Texas, May 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Timicoin/TimiHealth, the company that has developed the first operating block chain specifically for healthcare, today named Texas Summit Founder Teo Tijerina Director of Business Development for Mexico.
"This is an exciting time for Tijerina to be joining us as our disruptive blockchain technology for healthcare is now live and operational," said Will Lowe, TimiCoin/TimiHealth's Co-Founder and Managing Director (www.Timicoin.io).
TimiCoin/TimiHealth's blockchain makes storing and accessing medical records instantly possible from anywhere in the world, so it's destined to disrupt how healthcare has been operating, he said.
Tijerina is an accomplished bilingual executive whose career spans capital formation, regional economic development, entrepreneurship and high tech engineering, said Joyce Lignell, who chairs TimiCoin/TimiHealth Board of Advisors.
An innovator in impact investing and social entrepreneurship, Tijerina is founder of the Texas Summit, the first statewide impact investing and social entrepreneurship summit for which he secured lead investments from Ford Foundation and Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.
"Teo's analytical experience balanced by business development, fundraising, and marketing expertise will be enormously helpful as we expand operations, pilot studies and business development in Mexico," said Lowe.
Tijerina has BS degree in Chemical Engineering from Stanford University and an MA from the University of Texas at El Paso, TX.
UFC Champ Michael Bisping advised attendees at the HLTH2018 Forum in Las Vegas earlier this month to start thinking blockchain for medical records as its cryptocurrency mobile platform allows patients and medical professionals to exchange data over an ultra-secure network.
Representing TimiCoin/TimiHealth at the forum were its professional team including Lowe, Lignell, Ramiro Pequeno and Teri Thomas who pointed out how its blockchain technology:
- Delivers swift and secure exchange of medical records
- Decentralizes technology platform to record data safely and efficiently
- Makes records accessible while traveling or during an emergency
- Eliminates human mistakes in records transfer
- Maintains patient access approval and physician networking in one ledger
TimiCoin/TimiHealth also presented at the Blockchain Super Conference in Dallas, the HiMSS18 in Las Vegas and the Santa Clara Global Blockchain Forum.
The Mobile Health Record Platform provides complete security of medical records accessible from anywhere. TimiCoin/TimiHealth (Timicoin.io) is a patent-pending solution to securing patient data, while providing unprecedented portability. The company is actively working on pilot programs in the US, Mexico City and Monterrey, Mexico.
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