OZ Systems Provides Latest Information Systems Guidance For Newborn Hearing Screening At EHDI Conference : RushPRNews - Newswire & Global Press Release Distribution

 
Bookmark and Share

OZ Systems Provides Latest Information Systems Guidance For Newborn Hearing Screening At EHDI Conference

April 15, 2013

OZ Systems Provides Latest Information Systems Guidance For Newborn Hearing Screening At EHDI Conference
GLENDALE, AZ (RPRN) 04/15/13 —

--

OZ Systems, a leading provider of public health information systems and interoperable exchange, will participate in the Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) Conference taking place April 14-16 in Glendale, Arizona. The meeting is held annually to enhance the implementation of comprehensive state-based EHDI programs.

OZ Systems boasts a team of 16 clinical and technical specialists who focus on EHDI programs and IT solutions for early hearing detection and data reporting. The team will be on hand to discuss how to share data between hospitals and public health, measure and improve quality and explore point of care newborn screenings, birth defects and EHDI-specific, interoperable health data systems. Mary Catherine Hess, OZ program coordinator for the Texas EHDI program, will speak about Texas’ efforts to implement new health information technology standards for improved reporting (Monday the 15th, 2:30pm, Renaissance Glendale Hotel – Cira B).

OZ Systems CEO, Terese Finitzo, MD, PhD, is a board certified audiologist who has spent the past decade collaborating with clinicians and public health to improve data collection and reporting of newborn hearing screening results and follow-up intervention services in support of improved outcomes for young patients. Dr. Finitzo’s recent post about the important lessons learned from newborn hearing screening was widely shared in the public health community. 

“Public health like no other agency, organization or university in this country, has the opportunity to forge a clear pathway for maternal and child health programs with a change in attitude about newborn screening.

OZ Systems Provides Latest Information Systems Guidance For Newborn Hearing Screening At EHDI Conference
Mary Catherine Hess
Information management and meaningful data collection are the prime catalysts for this change,” said Dr. Terese Finitzo. “We’ve been privileged to tackle these challenges with state and federal agencies in a way that enhances workflow and data integration for hospitals and public health while also improving outcomes for children.”

OZ Systems continues to rank among world leaders in the development and implementation of IT platforms and information systems that enable early detection and intervention. The EHDI Conference comes at a time when states are particularly challenged by budget shortfalls impacting programs. OZ Systems’ continued collaboration with 12 states and territories and seven international programs has meant more integrated, robust data integration for screening, audiologic diagnostic evaluation, early intervention, follow-up, reporting and surveillance.

About the EHDI Conference

Since 2002, the Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Conference has given local, state, and federal EHDI stakeholders, clinicians, academic researchers, advocacy organizations and families an opportunity to identify areas of concern, promote collaboration, and share best practices for professionals and parents intent on improving early hearing screening, diagnosis, and intervention systems for infants/young children and their families. The full conference schedule is available at ehdimeeting.org/Schedule.

About OZ Systems

By developing and implementing the world's smartest information technology platforms, OZ Systems bridges the information gap and helps children and families thrive through improved data accountability, performance measurement, quality, certification, and electronic reporting for public health and early childhood education.

Media Contact Name: Nate Johnson
Media E-mail:
Media Phone: 651-356-9186
Body image credits: OZ Systems
Click here to see all news from this author/company

Filed Under: BREAKING NEWS, BUSINESS NEWS, PRESS RELEASE

RUSH PR NEWS newswire and press release services at rushprnews.com / Anne Howard annehowardpublicist.com

Content- Legal Responsibility - All material is copyrighted - You may repost but you MUST link back to the original post on your page and acknowledge Rush PR News as the news source. Rush PR News is not legally and/or morally responsible for content of press releases, opinions expressed or fact-checking.

Rush PR News cannot be held legally responsible for material published and distributed through its newswire service or published in its press-room and therefore cannot be sued for published material. Third-party must be contacted directly to dispute content.

Rush PR News is not the contact for material published.

RSSFeed PRESS & SOCIAL MEDIA RELEASES

The new language exchange app is here! As easy as learning Chinese!

SAN FRANCISCO 07/23/14 · The new language exchange app ‘Social Language’ is now...

Xpressivo live on KickStarter! Get a Jolt!

SAN FRANCISCO 07/23/14 · Xpressivo: Start It Up!   Get a jolt today! Xpressivo’s new...

What’s better than distributing your press release to tons of outlets? Guaranteed AP Media Coverage!

San Francisco/Montreal/London 07/23/14 · Distributing your press release with GUARANTEED placement in...

Xpressivo: Bringing Coffee Back

SAN FRANCISCO 07/17/14 · Espresso drinkers – get excited! Now even the most...

Designz23 presenta SEO, avisos Google, Pago Por Click, sitios aptos para mĂłviles

Allentown Y Bethlehem, PA 07/16/14 · – Designz23.com se complace en ofrecer lo último...

Remapping and Insurance: What You Need to Know

LONDON, UK 07/14/14 · With turbodiesels often getting some of the very...

Are Canadian consumers getting fleeced by the life insurance industry?

Halifax, NS 07/08/14 · Consumers have had enough and they want to...

Open Casting Call for W Network’s New Reno Competition Series Game of Homes

VANCOUVER, B.C. 07/08/14 · Casting underway in Vancouver W Network and Great Pacific Television are looking...

Vegan Recipe Cookbook Celebrates 70 years of Vegan

London, UK 07/08/14 · London based health and nutrition consultancy Foods for...

Discover the Benefits of Grand Estates Auction to the Buyer

Charlotte, NC 07/07/14 · Benefits of Grand Estates Auction to the Buyer...

Why Are Brokers considering Grand Estates Auctions? Discover the benefits

Charlotte, NC 07/06/14 · The Benefit of Grand Estates Auction to the...

Grand Estates Auction Company presents Music City Glamour

Nashville, TN 07/05/14 · Redisvoer Music City Glamour: Nashville, Tennessee Nashville is more...

Summertime, And the livin' is easy! PR Summer 2014

San Francisco 06/27/14 · Summertime,  And the livin' is easy!  Enjoy the...