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MedStar Hospitals Honored at Obstetric Care Conference: The Third Annual PeriGen Knowledge Summit
Date:6/1/2010

PeriGen, Inc. awarded MedStar Health’s Franklin Square and Harbor Hospitals with the prestigious Award for Advancing the Science of OB Care Through Research Using PeriBirth™, an OB specific clinical decision support solution which recognizes and assures that the prescribed course of care is followed and documented, assisting the facilities’ doctors and nurses, and improving the quality of patient care.

Princeton, NJ (Vocus) June 1, 2010 -- PeriGen, Inc., the only OB-specific risk reduction company to provide solutions which generate immediate quantifiable clinical and financial value, awarded MedStar Health’s Franklin Square and Harbor Hospitals with the prestigious Award for Advancing the Science of OB Care Through Research Using PeriBirth™, an OB specific clinical decision support solution which recognizes and assures that the prescribed course of care is followed and documented, assisting the facilities’ doctors and nurses, and improving the quality of patient care.

The Award was presented at PeriGen’s 2010 Knowledge Summit in Washington, D.C., a gathering of nationally-recognized obstetric experts and safe birth advocates who exchanged ideas and information on how to improve the standard of care for U.S. mothers and the more than 4 million babies expected to be born this year.

“We are proud to honor our colleagues and friends at MedStar, and specifically at Franklin Square and Harbor Hospitals,” said Donald A. Deieso, Ph.D., Chairman and CEO, PeriGen, Inc. “These devoted caregivers have made a significant impact on the safety of their patients, and on the quality of obstetric care offered at their hospitals. We are pleased to recognize their commitment to OB patient safety.”

Franklin Square Hospital is a 380-bed facility in Baltimore, Md., and the largest community teaching hospital in the state. Harbor Hospital, also located in Baltimore, is a 222-bed facility located on the scenic Patapsco River and offering leading-edge technology and world-class physicians. The award was presented by Emily Hamilton, M.D., PeriGen’s Senior Vice President of Clinical Research.

''I am so pleased to be selected as a recipient of the Advancing the Science of OB Care Through Research award,'' said Marion Kerns, B.S., M.S., R.N., Director of Nursing at Harbor Hospital. ''I appreciate the farsightedness of PeriGen's leadership in establishing such awards to encourage research excellence. Though I feel quite undeserving of this award, I certainly appreciate PeriGen’s thoughtfulness in presenting it to me.''

About PeriGen, Inc.
PeriGen is a technology-enabled professional services company specializing in risk reduction and clinical quality improvement in Obstetrics and is the only OB-specific risk reduction company to provide solutions which generate immediate, quantifiable and clinical value. Singularly focused on reducing risk and improving financial performance, PeriGen’s clinical decision support and fetal monitoring solutions are installed in over 100 hospitals across North America. A pioneer in clinical decision support, PeriGen provides innovative solutions and a full suite of complementary professional and consulting services that reduce risk and improve clinical outcomes. PeriGen is a US corporation headquartered in Princeton, New Jersey, with offices in Canada and Israel. For more information, please visit us at www.perigen.com.

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