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11/14/2022 UC San Diego Establishes the World's First Human Milk Institute
... mothers, and others. Renowned UCSD physicians and scientists now are exploring the potential capabilities of breast milk, which until now has only been utilized for infant healthcare. The HMI is led by Founding Director Lars Bode, Ph.D., concurrently a professor of pediatrics at UCSD School of Medicine, whose focus is ...
ucsdguardian.org
10/10/2022 How understaffing is ruining maternal, infant healthcare delivery in Anambra state
After a long trek, Agnes Nwafor finally makes it to the Primary Health Centre (PHC) in her Nawfija community in Orumba South. She is pregnant and due for a clinic visit. But there is no health worker at the centre. Her saving grace is anauxiliary nurse who lives in the ...
icirnigeria.org
10/5/2022 Wisconsin organizations send Florida support in wake of Hurricane Ian
... way to preserve food and water because of how long that power is going to be out.‚Au New partnership allocates grants to maternal and infant healthcareThe University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health announced $1.5 million in grants that will be allocated to Read‚A¶ This is ...
badgerherald.com
10/4/2022 New partnership allocates grants to maternal and infant healthcare
The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health announced $1.5 million in grants that will be allocated to partnerships addressing maternal and child health disparities among rural, urban, immigrant, Latinx and Indigenous communities. The funds will be distributed through the SMPH's Wisconsin Partnership Program, under the maternal ...
badgerherald.com
9/19/2022 Investigation: How Understaffing Is Ruining Maternal, Infant Healthcare Delivery In Anambra State - Orient Daily News
Lawrence Nwimo, Awka After a long trek, Agnes Nwafor finally makes it to the Primary Health Centre (PHC) in her Nawfija community in Orumba South. She is pregnant and due for a clinic visit. But there is no health worker at the centre. Her saving grace is anauxiliary nurse who ...
orientdailynews.com
9/8/2022 Louisville councilwoman announces grant for maternal health project
... we get the conversation started." District 8 will fund a $10,000 grant for an organization (or group of organizations applying together) working on maternal and infant healthcare projects. Armstrong said the goal is to invest in the community groups and leaders who are already working to improve outcomes. Zora's Cradle ...
whas11.com
8/30/2022 Impact of Point of Care Quality Improvement Training and Coaching on Quality Perceptions of Health Care Workers: Implication for Quality Policy
... Dewi Marhaeni Diah Herawati, Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Padjadjaran, Jalan Eyckman No. 38, Bandung, Indonesia, Tel +62 82126033975, Email [email protected] Background: The quality of infant healthcare service is one of the essential factors in preventing infant mortality. The purpose of the study was to analyze the quality performance in ...
dovepress.com
8/30/2022 The quality of infant healthcare service
... implementation of POCQI was performed not only in hospitals but also in PHCs.19 Collaborating with the Ministry of Health which facilitated POCQI implementation for infant healthcare services at PHCs and Hospital, some interventions such as training and coaching are expected to achieve better performance. Performance that can be observed ...
archynetys.com
6/24/2022 Jamestown High School Commencement Ceremony to Feature Speaker Katie Castro
... Aos commencement speaker is strategist and social entrepreneur Katie Castro. For over 14 years, Mrs. Castro has worked in community development and poverty alleviation; maternal-infant healthcare and political lobbying; church mission strategy, NGO incubation, and public relations. Mrs. Castro is the founder and leads Ally Co. in Jamestown. She ...
wrfalp.com
4/15/2022 Dismantling Bias for Educators in Health Care Annual Spring Nursing Forum April 22; Register for Zoom Link
... of care,‚Au said Tart. What: University of Houston College of Nursing 14th Annual Spring Nursing Forum, Awareness to Action: Dismantling Bias in Maternal and Infant Healthcare. MSN students will present their Evidence-Based scholarship. Who: University of Houston College of Nursing, Rae Chaloult, an associate director of March of ...
thekatynews.com
4/12/2022 March of Dimes Announces Enhanced Implicit Bias Training to Address Disparities in Maternal and Infant Health Outcomes
... care professionals and spur behavioral change, March of Dimes today announced updates to its implicit bias training, Awareness to Action: Dismantling Bias in Maternal and Infant Healthcare‚N¢ . The enhanced program, which is aimed at dismantling inequities in maternal and infant health, is now available to health care professionals and ...
PR Newswire
3/8/2022 Giving parents support: a randomized trial of peer support for parents after NICU discharge
Abstract Background Peer support during inpatient hospitalization has been recommended for NICU parents and can improve maternal mental health. Less is known about the impact of peer support after NICU discharge on parental mental health and infant healthcare utilization. Methods Three hundred families of infants approaching discharge from a Level ...
Nature
3/8/2022 New $10 Million Award Launched to Improve Maternal and Infant Health Outcomes Around the World
... critical role in the family and society, yet women in low-resource countries and communities often lack access to safe, equitable, and quality maternal and infant healthcare. According to the most recent data, over 800 women die each day from preventable complications related to pregnancy and childbirth. For each of ...
Business Wire
3/8/2022 New $10 Million Award Launched to Improve Maternal and Infant Health Outcomes Around the World
... critical role in the family and society, yet women in low-resource countries and communities often lack access to safe, equitable, and quality maternal and infant healthcare. According to the most recent data, over 800 women die each day from preventable complications related to pregnancy and childbirth. For each of ...
iconiqcapital.com
3/8/2022 Humanist Profile: Faye Wattleton
... treated women who had had life-threatening abortions. In 1966 Wattleton enrolled at Columbia University where she earned a master's degree in maternal and infant healthcare and a certificate in nurse-midwifery. During her internship at a Harlem hospital, she became keenly aware of the great need for birth ...
thehumanist.com
10/20/2021 Emerging Health Leaders: Melissa Hanna, J.D., MBA, Co-founder, CEO of Mahmee
... Hanna, M.S.N./Ed., RNC, who is Mahmee's other co-founder and whose work inspired its formation in 2014. As someone who delivers maternal and infant healthcare and also trains healthcare providers, my mother set an example of how integrated models of care could work at scale and where technology ...
managedhealthcareexecutive.com
1/11/2021 ITRI Exhibits Innovations in E-Health Wearables at CES 2021
... real-time monitoring of patients with heart disease; iSmartweaR for measuring physiological conditions including heart rate and respiratory rate using smart textiles; and iDarlingWeaR for infant healthcare featuring ITRI's harmless low-power radar sensing technology. iCardioGuard is an e-health wearable combining multi-sensing microwave and electrocardiogram physiological sensors with ...
Business Insider
10/14/2019 Neonatal and Fetal (Labor & Delivery) Care Market to Reach USD 9.80 Billion by 2026 | Reports And Data
... top healthcare priorities in developed as well as developing nations. With technological and infrastructural advancements in healthcare across the globe, the market for fetal and infant healthcare is on rise. The efficacy of the neonatal products & services is a crucial factor for the safety during childbirth. According to WHO, globally ...
PR Newswire
7/15/2019 Mahmee Raises $3M From Serena Williams And Mark Cuban, Led By Hamilton To Disrupt Prenatal And Postpartum Care
... Fund, and Pipeline Angels , among others. Melissa Hanna, Founder and CEO, started this company in 2014 inspired by her mother's approach to providing maternal and infant healthcare: “Mahmee embodies the legacy of my mother's work. I realized her approach created much better outcomes for everyone involved in the maternal care ...
Forbes