Epic Systems Corporation is one of the leading providers of electronic health management software in the US. Their systems hold medical records for an estimated 54% of patients in the United States. Because PeriGen has a formal interface agreement with Epic, the two systems integrate seamlessly to allow hospitals to share inbound and outbound information on individual episodes of care, as well as provide true bi-directional single sign-on capabilities.
McKesson is one of the largest healthcare distribution and technology companies serving US hospitals and providers. PeriGen has a formal partnership with McKesson to provide advanced fetal monitoring modules to their Paragon system, including an exclusive Vitals interface.
Airstrip is the leading provider of mobile healthcare solutions. The PeriGen integration with Airstrip allows OB clinicians to view Tracings™ via their mobile devices, enabling them to diagnose and treat evolving labor and delivery conditions faster and more effectively.
PeriGen is partnered with Beazley Group, a Lloyd’s of London-based insurer of medical malpractice for U.S. hospitals. Beazley will provide insurance coverage at a reduced cost to hospitals that implement PeriGen’s advanced perinatal systems.
The SMFM is a society of maternal-fetal medicine sub-specialists and others who are dedicated to the optimization of pregnancy and perinatal outcomes. SMFM provides leadership for the advancement of women and children’s health through pregnancy care, research and education. PeriGen provides additional support for their Perinatal Quality Foundation in the form of funding of nurses wishing to take their fetal monitoring credentialing exam. For more information, visit www.smfm.org.
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists is the nation’s leading group of physicians providing health care for women. As a private, voluntary, nonprofit membership organization of approximately 53,000 members, The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists strongly advocates for quality health care for women, maintains the highest standards of clinical practice and continuing education of its members, promotes patient education, and increases awareness among its members and the public of the changing issues facing women’s health care. For more information, visit www.acog.org.
The Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) is the foremost nursing authority that advances the health care of women and newborns through advocacy, research and the creation of high quality, evidence-based standards of care. AWHONN’s 23,000 members worldwide are clinicians, educators and executives who serve as patient care advocates focusing on the needs of women and infants. A leader in professional development, AWHONN is the first and only association to be awarded the designation Premier Provider by the American Nurses Credentialing Center for innovation and excellence in Continuing Nursing Education. For more information, please visit www.awhonn.org.
With roots dating to 1929, the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) is the oldest women’s health care organization in the U.S. ACNM is the professional association that represents Certified Nurse-Midwives and Certified Midwives in the United States. ACNM provides research, administers and promotes continuing education programs, establishes clinical practice standards, and creates liaisons with state and federal agencies and members of Congress. The mission of ACNM is to promote the health and well-being of women and infants within their families and communities through the development and support of the profession of midwifery as practiced by certified nurse-midwives and certified midwives. For more information, visit www.midwife.org.
HIMSS is a global, cause-based, not-for-profit organization focused on better health through information technology (IT). HIMSS leads efforts to optimize health engagements and care outcomes using information technology.
Childbirth Connection is a national not-for-profit organization founded in 1918 as Maternity Center Association. The organization’s mission is to improve the quality of maternity care through research, education, advocacy and policy. Childbirth Connection promotes safe, effective and satisfying evidence-based maternity care and is a voice for the needs and interests of childbearing families. For more information, visit www.childbirthconnection.org.
About 4 million babies are born each year in the United States, and all have benefitted the March of Dimes life saving research and education. The March of Dimes is the leading nonprofit organization for pregnancy and baby health. With chapters nationwide and its premier event, March for Babies, the March of Dimes works to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality. For more informations, visit www.marchofdimes.com.