Navigation Links
LMS working with MDAdvantage to minimize obstetrical risks
Date:2/5/2008

MONTREAL, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - LMS Medical Systems (AMEX:LMZ; TSX:LMZ), a healthcare technology company and developer of the CALM(TM) clinical information system and risk management software for obstetrics, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with MDAdvantage Insurance Company of New Jersey to license CALM Shoulder Screen(TM). MDAdvantage, a leading provider of medical professional liability insurance in New Jersey, delivers a full range of services and tools to help physicians reduce risk exposure in their practice to improve the quality of patient care.

CALM Shoulder Screen will assist insured obstetricians with managing the risks associated with shoulder dystocia. Shoulder dystocia occurs when a baby's shoulder gets stuck behind the mother's pubic bone during childbirth. It is one of the most feared conditions that can occur during labor and delivery. Potential injuries include brachial plexus impairment, brain damage and sometimes death. In the coming weeks, MDAdvantage will begin implementing this innovative tool, working closely with an initial group of insured obstetricians.

"Offering CALM Shoulder Screen to our insured physicians is in line with our philosophy to support New Jersey physicians through the adoption of patient safety programs that minimize risk," commented Patricia Costante, Chairman and CEO of MDAdvantage. "This LMS risk management tool provides a proactive, preventive approach to addressing a major challenge in obstetrics."

"With shoulder dystocia related injuries having been high exposure claims, this is a natural fit for insurance carriers," commented Diane Cote, CEO of LMS. "Now there is a tool that can help physicians in reducing clinical risks and improving pati
'/>"/>

SOURCE LMS MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Are Social Networking Sites Endangering Young Teens? Study Finds Maybe Not
2. Social Networking Sites Safer Than IM or Chat Rooms
3. China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Launches Charitable Initiative to Promote Awareness of Low-income Working Womens Health Issues
4. The Widener University Elder Pennsylvanian Survey Finds Pennsylvanias Baby Boomers Anticipate Working Longer, Retiring Later to Help Offset Looming Health Care Costs
5. Working with children with autistic spectrum disorder: Psychoanalysis and neurobiology
6. Professional Networking Web Site, NurseConnect.com Launches Innovative Features
7. Women persist in plastic surgery treatments that are not working, research says
8. Nurses working extended shifts, are tired at work and sleep little likely to drive drowsy
9. Michigan State Medical Society Says Rate Drop Shows Tort Reform is Working
10. UK government has reneged on pledge for flexible working in NHS
11. Agingcare.com Launches to Meet Information and Networking Demands for Booming 34 Million Caregiver Market
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... Nutritional ... variety of nutritional and wellness products, announced the addition of Vincent Aquilino to ... therapy, active isolated stretching and the prevention and rehabilitation of injuries, has spent ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... Intellitec Solutions ... recent implementation of Microsoft Dynamics GP for a senior living facility in Maine. ... supporting senior living communities in 16 states. This further expansion was again a ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... ... the growing number of individuals who remain undiagnosed, treatment options for patients are ... away from traditional CPAP therapy due to its overall lack of comfort and ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... 31, 2015 , ... Reduce Human Error on the Drug ... and Ginette M. Collazo, Inc.**, Sept. 16-17, 2015 – Raleigh, NC, http://www.fdanews.com/humanerrordrugdevice ... and device firms reduce manufacturing errors by 50 percent or more, will conduct ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... New York (PRWEB) , ... July 31, 2015 , ... ... Obama’s call to action by asking community members to contribute to the College’s “My ... “Helping more of our young people stay on track. Providing the support they need ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:NPI Welcomes Vincent Aquilino to Board of Directors 2Health News:Intellitec Solutions Expands Long term Care ERP Offerings to Maine 2Health News:Oravan Sleep Apnea Device Gains Traction in Sleep Industry 2Health News:FDAnews Announces — Reduce Human Error on the Drug and Device Manufacturing Floor: Reduce Errors By 50% or More Workshop, Sept. 16-17, 2015 2Health News:FDAnews Announces — Reduce Human Error on the Drug and Device Manufacturing Floor: Reduce Errors By 50% or More Workshop, Sept. 16-17, 2015 3Health News:FDAnews Announces — Reduce Human Error on the Drug and Device Manufacturing Floor: Reduce Errors By 50% or More Workshop, Sept. 16-17, 2015 4Health News:Mercy College a “My Brother’s Keeper” Community 2Health News:Mercy College a “My Brother’s Keeper” Community 3
... transmission did not cause infection among caregivers in study ... study estimates that more than 12 percent of people ... infected with MRSA, or methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, and ... to others in their household. , The researchers, Dr. ...
... the cheerful, study finds , MONDAY, Aug. 10 (HealthDay News) ... more likely to develop heart trouble than those with a ... comes from the Women,s Health Initiative, which has tracked more ... , "In addition to looking at hormones and their effect ...
... , , WASHINGTON, Aug. 10 ... is an immigrant (legal or illegal) or the U.S.-born child (under ... one-fourth of those on Medicaid. While there has been some ... insurance plans, the enormous impact of immigration, both legal and illegal, ...
... , ROLLING HILLS ESTATES, Calif., ... Device Connectivity Conference & Exhibition, organized by The Center for ... at the Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical ... an outstanding agenda with nationally recognized experts from academia, provider ...
... , , FLORENCE, Italy, Aug. 10 ... a North American subsidiary of its DEKA division. Based in San ... bringing a selected range of medical and aesthetic devices under the ... SmartXide DOT. , , The new management team ...
... , LAKEWOOD, N.J., Aug. 10 PLUS ... announced today that it has expanded its executive team with the addition ... M.D. to chief medical officer and Mark Machulcz to executive vice president ... Mr. Machulcz bring more than 30 years of combined anatomic pathology experience ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Staph Infection May Follow People Home From Hospital 2Health News:Optimism Good for Heart and Longevity 2Health News:Optimism Good for Heart and Longevity 3Health News:Inaugural Medical Device Connectivity Conference & Exhibition to Focus on Connecting Medical Devices to People, Workflow and Information Systems 2Health News:El.En. Group Establishes New Subsidiary, DEKA Medical, Inc. and Appoints Management Team 2Health News:PLUS Diagnostics Announces Senior Executive Appointments 2Health News:PLUS Diagnostics Announces Senior Executive Appointments 3
(Date:7/30/2015)... Eisai Inc. announced today that regulatory applications ... , European Union and Japan ... eribulin, for the treatment of patients with inoperable soft ... advanced or metastatic disease. These regulatory ... Phase 3 clinical trial (Study 309), which met its ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... , July 30, 2015 ... new research report with market overview, trends, ... forecast, porter analysis, recent developments, competitive scenario ... Global Industry Insight: Biosensors Market Development and ... (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150727/756778 ) Explore ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... July 30, 2015   Gaumard® Scientific Company ... UNI®, the world,s first operating system to support ... available exclusively to Gaumard users. UNI® version 2.27.21.0 ... Newborn Tory™ S2200, as well as improvements to ... clinical measures such as EtCO 2 .  ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Eisai Submits Simultaneous Regulatory Applications for Eribulin in Soft Tissue Sarcoma in the United States, European Union and Japan 2Eisai Submits Simultaneous Regulatory Applications for Eribulin in Soft Tissue Sarcoma in the United States, European Union and Japan 3Eisai Submits Simultaneous Regulatory Applications for Eribulin in Soft Tissue Sarcoma in the United States, European Union and Japan 4Eisai Submits Simultaneous Regulatory Applications for Eribulin in Soft Tissue Sarcoma in the United States, European Union and Japan 5Global Biosensors Market (Size of $12,964 Million in 2014) to Witness 10% CAGR During 2015 - 2020 2Global Biosensors Market (Size of $12,964 Million in 2014) to Witness 10% CAGR During 2015 - 2020 3Global Biosensors Market (Size of $12,964 Million in 2014) to Witness 10% CAGR During 2015 - 2020 4Global Biosensors Market (Size of $12,964 Million in 2014) to Witness 10% CAGR During 2015 - 2020 5Gaumard's Latest UNI Operating System Update Adds Performance and New Functionality 2Gaumard's Latest UNI Operating System Update Adds Performance and New Functionality 3
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
Medicine Products: