SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Clinical Innovations, one of the largest medical device companies exclusively focused on labor and delivery and the neonatal intensive care unit, will join in the 2017 Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) Convention at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana, from June 24 – 28.
Clinical Innovations will also host the second annual “forMom, forBaby, forLife,” educational forum led by top experts in labor and delivery and neonatal care, M. Terese Verklan, RNC, CCNS, Ph.D., FAAN, and Carol J. Harvey, MS.
The AWHONN Convention is the largest educational event for women’s health and neonatal nurses in the U.S. More than 3,200 clinicians and 240 exhibitors gather each year for educational programs, leadership training and networking sessions highlighting the latest medical innovations and best practices in neonatal healthcare.
“As a partner in the industry, we care about what clinicians want and are dedicated to developing solutions that work for clinicians and their patients,” said Jeff Bradford, vice president of global marketing for Clinical Innovations. “Clinical Innovations shares AWHONN’s core commitment to advocacy, research and education for moms and babies. We’re proud to participate in the convention and demonstrate how our devices allow clinicians to innovate and improve patient outcomes.”
Clinical Innovations will be on the exhibit floor (Booth #549), sharing new product information and demonstrations of its innovative devices, including the recently launched ebb® Complete Tamponade System, a rapid-deployment device that effectively treats postpartum hemorrhage (PPH). Attendees can also practice hands-on with the new low-fidelity, PPH trainer, or schedule onsite PPH training at their own facilities after the conference.
At this year’s annual meeting Clinical Innovations is also proud to participate in the premiere of the Trusted Leaders program along with AWHONN and other medical device companies. The Trusted Leaders program is a video created through a number of industry educational grants and AWOHNN that showcases the dedication of AWOHNN, its members along with industry leading Companies like Clinical Innovations on the many ways medical devices improve the health and outcomes of Mothers and Babies. Ebb and its use in postpartum hemorrhage will be featured in this video. The video will be available over the next year on the AWOHNN website.
About Clinical Innovations
Clinical Innovations is one of the largest medical device companies exclusively focused on labor and delivery and the neonatal intensive care unit. Already a market leader in several categories with products such as the Koala® Intrauterine Pressure Catheter; Kiwi® Vacuum-Assisted Delivery System; ROM Plus® Rupture of Membranes Test; traxi® Panniculus Retractor, ClearView Uterine Manipulator and recently added babyLance Safety heel stick. Clinical Innovations is expanding its global presence while directly researching and developing state-of-the-art technologies and innovative medical devices that fulfill its mission of improving the lives of mothers and their babies throughout the world. Clinical Innovations is a Pritzker Group company. For more information, visit clinicalinnovations.com.
Since 1969, the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) has been the foremost authority promoting the health of women and newborns and strengthening the nursing profession through the delivery of superior advocacy, research, education, and other professional and clinical resources. AWHONN represents the interests of 350,000 registered nurses working in women's health, obstetric, and neonatal nursing across the United States.
Learn more about AWHONN at awhonn.org.